Most forms of development unless they are specifically excluded under the Development Act & Regulations require a person to lodge an application with Council for Development Approval.
An application for Development Plan Consent is assessed against the Development Plan, which is the policy document administered by Council to ensure development occurs in an orderly manner. The matters considered include for example:
An application for building consent is assessed against the technical requirements of the Building Code of Australia and other relevant standards to ensure the structural sufficiency, fire safety, health and amenity of the structures are maintained.
To view the Development Application Form please Click Here
To view the 2016 Development Applications Register Click Here
To View the Guides for Development Applications please click on below links
Cowell is situated on Franklin Harbour approximately halfway between Port Augusta and Port Lincoln, it is an ideal place for visitors to break a long journey or to take a holiday and enjoy the pleasant climate and relaxed life style. One of the safest and best fishing areas in South Australia, Franklin Harbour is a land-locked bay with a narrow entrance through which boats have access to the harbour's calm waters.