Building or extending a home or business premises? In this section you’ll find all the information you need to comply with Council regulations.
Offers specialised planning and development services.
Documents that explain the standards and restrictions for new development.
Information about the process relating to proposing amendments to planning controls, Planning Proposals on exhibition, and how Council can assist and advise you.
Information about the Development Application process, Development Applications on public exhibition and how Council can assist and advise you.
Newly created panel, consisting of independent experts that determine development applications on behalf of Council as well as provide advice to Council on planning matters.
All the information you need if you are starting a commercial business or are looking at changing the use of your business.
eCertificates (including Planning Certificates 10.7, 603 & 735), Development Application Tracking (DA Tracker), Building and Development Advisory Service Online Bookings.
Information and standard terms for positive covenant and restriction on the use of land.
Large scale developments in the City of Ryde.
Levy contributions provided by developers. These contributions allow Council to build extra public amenities and services required as a result of the development.
Find out about the planning process for new houses and affordable rental housing.
Items and places that are heritage listed and the types of heritage found in the City of Ryde.
A VPA is an agreement entered into by a planning authority (such as a council) and a developer under which the developer agrees to fund or provide services, amenities or infrastructure for public benefit.
Find out more about Building Information Certificates in the City of Ryde.
The following resources will help you design a home that is energy and cost efficient and built for comfort, durability and liveability for the long term.