Access Planning offer a full range of planning services, from limited involvement to full management of an application. We will ensure your planning application has the best chance of success by demonstrating to the Council that the proposal has considered all relevant planning law and legislation prior to consideration of your application.


  • Master Planning/Structure Planning/Land Division Planning;
  • Coastal and marine planning;
  • Policy Planning;
  • Preparation of Development Plan Amendments;
  • Section 30 Reviews;
  • Evaluation of projects;
  • Development Assessment for Councils;
  • Project management;
  • Preparation of Development Applications (complying, merit and non-complying)
  • Representation at Council Development Assessment Panel and Development Assessment Commission Meetings
  • Land division design and advice;
    • Development Advocacy,
    • Planning advice on land development potential or zoning constraints,
    • Development concepts/yield analysis for residential, commercial, industrial, retail & industrial, mixed use, land divisions etc,
    • Pre lodgement negotiating with councils and other government agencies such as EPA/DPTI/Native Vegetation,
    • Lodgment and monitoring of Development Applications, including non-complying developments) on behalf of clients,
    • Response to representations

Expert Evidence before

  • ERD Court
  • Liquor Licensing Court
  • Supreme Court
  • Federal Court


Working relationship with other professionals, including:

  • Building Designers
  • Architects
  • Surveyors
  • Conveyancers
  • Valuers
  • Specialist Planning Lawyers
  • Transport Planners/engineers
  • Traffic Engineers
  • Landscape Architects
  • Heritage Advisors