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Subdivision Certificates

A Subdivision Certificate is required for Council’s endorsement of a subdivision plan prior to registration with the NSW Land Registry Services. A Subdivision Certificate should only be submitted after a developer has fulfilled all conditions of the development consent. The certificate is to be accompanied by the original plan of subdivision including administration sheet and four copies, an 88b instrument (if applicable) and the appropriate application fee.

For more information, refer to Council’s Fact Sheet – Guide to Subdividing Land below.


To lodge a Subdivision Certificate Application with Council you will need to complete the Development, Building and Subdivision Application Form ensuring you:

  • Check the box next to Subdivision Certificate,
  • Complete sections A-C, and
  • Make sure all the property owners have signed the form under Section B.

Once you have your plans, costs and supporting information together Council staff can provide you with a fee quote prior to lodgement by telephoning 02 6728 8200.

Fact Sheet
Guide to Subdividing Land Fact Sheet[24Kb]

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Last modified 15-Jan-2020



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