A Subdivision Works Certificate certifies that subdivision work will be completed in accordance with specified plans and specifications will comply with any requirements in the regulations.
A subdivision works certificate is required prior to the commencement of any subdivision works.
After development consent has been given, a subdivision works certificate must be obtained before any subdivision work can start.
The subdivision works certificate verifies that:
To submit an application for a Subdivision Works certificate via the NSW Planning Portal, you will need a NSW Planning Portal account.
There are two different methods you can use to apply via the Planning Portal:-
Follow the instructions below for your required method or download the Portal guidelines (PDF)
Please note, when connecting an existing consent application in the NSW Planning Portal, such as a DA or CDC, the majority of information contained on the consent application will prefill the certificate application, saving you time and effort in completing the required information.