COVID-19 update

City of Prospect has taken a number of important and proactive steps to protect our community and staff as we face this unprecedented situation of the global COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic and the nationwide Public Health Emergency.

We need to take all reasonable steps available to protect our community, our Elected Members, our staff and volunteers (and their families) against the spread of this infection while ensuring we deliver services as close to ‘business as usual’ as possible.

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Public Notifications

Public Notification for Development Applications

Development applications lodged with Council are classified into three different categories for public notification purposes.

  • Category 1 applications do not require public notification.
  • Category 2 and 3 applications require notification to owners of adjacent properties.
  • Category 3 applications are also advertised in the local newspaper.

When you are notified about a Category 2 or Category 3 development application you are able to submit a written representation to Council regarding the application on notification.

For more information you can refer to the Information Sheet on the Development Assessment and Public Notification Processes.

If you would like any more information on Development Applications or their Public Notification, please phone us on (08) 8269 5355, or email us at