1. Working with you to find the right property to purchase (if you don't already have one).
We can be there to assist you in finding a property that you develop to achieve your investment goals.
2. Meeting with the council prior to a Development Application (pre-lodgement meeting)
We can be with you to discuss a proposal with council. This gives the council an opportunity to comment on the proposal early in the approvals process, raise any potential issues and inform the you of any other professional reports that might be required (for example, contaminated land report, ecology report and geotechnical plans).
3. Manage the process from Design to development approval.
We can organise external consultant reports and comment on their compliance with the relevant legislation.
4. Written justifications
Should you disagree with a specific design code, we can prepare a written justification to council seeking council approval for an alternative design solution.
5. Making a development application
Prior to lodgement we confirm compliance to council’s codes and policies and ensure to lodge all necessary documentation.
6. Managing additional council requests
We will facilitate communication with the council to answer any further information requests and negotiate solutions.
7. Decision Notice
When a council issues a decision notice, we will review these conditions and alert you to any inconsistencies or unreasonable requests.
8. Negotiated Decision
If you are not satisfied with some conditions, we will assist you in asking the council for a negotiated decision. Specifically, we would negotiate with the council on your behalf.
9. Appeals court
If you cannot obtain an approval or could not come to a resolution with the council, we help you as an expert witness.