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Planning and Development

The Northern Territory Government Department of Lands and Planning is responsible for administering the Northern Territory Planning Scheme which covers developments within the Council region.

Visit the Department‘s web site at www.nt.gov.au/dlp.  Under Service Sites, click on Lands and Building.  Here you will find the heading NT Lands Group.  This site contains information on a number of Groups within the Department of Lands and Planning. Depending on your needs you can click on Building, Planning, Land Administration and Land Information.

Subdivisional Guidelines

Council has a subdivision and development guideline that should be used by anyone wanting to develop or redevelop property within the Central Desert Council communities. The guideline provides council philosophies and policies when undertaking development works. It includes the planning process, construction requirements, maintenance and approvals.