Planning and Development

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The Development Advice Centre (DAC) is a one-stop-shop for all your development related enquiries.

The Development Advice Centre can field a wide range of development related enquiries ranging from large industrial builds through to renovating your home. Make an appointment with our friendly staff to discuss:

  • opening up a business – deciding on locations
  • home based businesses
  • industrial developments
  • commercial developments
  • building or renovating your home
  • building units
  • subdividing your land.

Why do I need to contact the Development Advice Centre?

The DAC provides you with easy access to specialists from the Planning, Building and plumbing departments of Council.  We can help you:

  • determine what permits you may require for your project.
  • lodge and process payments for your application.
  • understand requirements of the Planning Scheme and Building, Plumbing and Planning legislation.
  • provide Planning Certificates, Building and Plumbing Record Searches.

Where is the Development Advice Centre?

Level 2 - Walter Reid Cultural Centre
Cnr. Derby Street and East Street, Rockhampton City

How can I contact the Development Advice Centre?

Phone: 07 4932 9000 or 1300 22 55 77

What hours is the Development Advice Centre open?

The  is open 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday with appointments available between 8am and 3.30pm.

More Information: 

For more information on planning, building and plumbing requirements within the Rockhampton Region feel free to visit Development Advice or visit our friendly team at the Development Advice Centre.