Steffan Harries

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Development Assessment

If you have a town planning issue, whether you need approval for a carport, or a 10-storey mixed use building. We can help.​

Steffan Harries has over 40+ years experience in gaining development approvals in the Queensland region. we value every client equally and offer a very personal, hands-on approach no matter the size of your project. Our goal is to negotiate the best possible outcome for you, in the most efficient and cost effective way possible.

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How we can help?

Here at Steffan Harries, we like to take a holistic approach with our town planning services and educate and inform our clients from the start, right to the end. Of course, you can review our services page to see what we can do, but take a look through out resources below to learn more about how Steffan Harries might be able to help you. Simply click ‘Learn More’ below the planning matter that you’d like to learn about.

Do I need approval?

  • Types of Approvals
  • Residential Projects
  • Subdividing Land
  • Commercial
  • Development
  • Industrial Development

Development Applications

  • Types of Development applications
  • What is a Level of Assessment
  • Preparing a Development Application
  • The Development Application Process
  • Exemption Certificates
  • Infrastructure Charges
  • Public Consultation
  • Fast-tracked Assessment

Post approval matters

  • Reading Conditions
  • Appealing a Decision Notice
  • Changes to Approvals
  • Extending Approval Timeframes
  • Operational Works
  • Building Approvals
    Plan Sealing

Other Planning Matters

  • Show Cause Notices
  • Enforcement Notices
  • Prelodgement Meetings
  • Not Properly MAde
  • Subject to Council Approval (STCA)
  • Easement research
  • State Assessment and Referral Agency

Helpful Tools to Use

Learn how to use all of the tools that the internet has available to help you identify good development sites and research your property. For example, how to use Developmenti, Interactive maps, or find the location of Infrastructure and services.

We’ve currently got a toolkit guide for the following regions:

We’re working on the following regions still!

Town planning approval in the brisbane region paperwork

Our Services:

Looking to subdivide?

Let us manage your subdivision project from site-finding to receiving your approval from Council! We also provide development management to deliver your project right through to plan sealing.

Exploring property development?

We have over 30+ years of experience helping developers and investors across SEQ. We’re a one stop shop! Let us manage your project and maximise the potential of your property!

Have a character home?

Looking to extend, alter or demolish your character home? We can assist in assessing what values these buildings have to Council and advise on what you’re allowed to do!

Our Projects:

We will fight to get your approval over the line. Let us manage your Queensland development project from finding the perfect property, all the way through to gaining your approval!

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Have an enquiry?

The best and fastest way to make an enquiry is to submit our online form here.

Still prefer to call? 

A member of our admin team will be happy to take down your details and send them to a planner for assessment. Call us on 33170042.

Please have the details of your enquiry ready.

In a hurry for advice?

Need quick advice about a prospective purchase? Get a formal Due Diligence Report within 2 business days.

Preview what you will receive here.

Need urgent advice?

Looking at purchasing a property? Unlock insights about your property’s potential!

For $800 you’ll get the following:

✅A comprehensive review of critical planning aspects
✅A written report
✅Overview of the development potential (if any)
✅High-level feedback from a planning Director

Expect your tailored advice within just 2 business days. Click here to view a sample report.