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Residential Development

Milne Legal provides advice and represents clients in relation to a range of planning law matters. We can assist you in a range of appeals and applications to the Planning and Environment Court, including:

  • Appeals against the refusal of a development application
  • Appeals against infrastructure charges notices
  • Appeals against the imposition of irrelevant or unreasonable conditions in a development approval
  • An appeal to the Court against a local Council’s decision to give an Enforcement Notice about a planning or environment matter
  • An application to a local Council (and if need be, a subsequent appeal to the Court) for an extension to the currency period of a development approval
  • An application to the Court to revive a recently lapsed development approval
  • An application to the Court for a minor change to a development approval
  • An application to a local Council for an “other” change to a development approval

As examples, some of the types of matters that Milne Legal has previously being involved in are listed below:

  • Extension of the currency periods for residential development
  • Appeals against a local Council’s decision to give a preliminary approval when a development permit was applied for
  • Appeals against the refusal of development applications for multiple dwellings
  • Advice about infrastructure charges and possible applications to convert non-trunk infrastructure to trunk infrastructure
  • The approval of Relocatable home parks
  • High rise CBD buildings, including obtaining planning scheme amendments to facilitate very tall buildings in the Brisbane CBD
  • Conventional detached residential subdivisions
  • Aged care facilities
  • Mixed use residential/retail/office developments
  • Character/heritage building modification, demolition or relocation
  • Waterfront development including retrospective approval for existing structures
  • Innovative, affordable housing developments
  • Backpacker hostels
  • Development approvals on the Southern Moreton Bay Islands
  • Searches and investigations relating to proposed land purchases and developments