Development applications online

Development Application Online is a self-help service that allows you to lodge a Development Application or view and track applications at a time that is convenient to you without having to visit or contact Council.

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Lodge a Development Application online

Development Applications Online (DA Online) is Cairns Regional Council's online self-service for the preparation, lodgement and processing of development applications. The DA Online service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for your convenience. More

Development Application enquiry
View Development Applications

DA Online is a self-help service that allows you to view and track development applications at your convenience without the need to come to Council. More

Making an Application
Making an Application

Everything you need to know to prepare and lodge a Development Application. More

Please note

  • Cairns Regional Council provides an online DA lodgement and payment service to ensure continuity 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • Council's online DA lodgement and payment service is for Cairns Regional Council only and does not include any State requirements or referrals (eg MyDAS).
  • Acceptance of an application lodged via Council's online DA service may not constitute a properly made application. This is to be determined by Council during normal working hours.
  • Cairns Regional Council ensures all new development applications are available online. However applications made prior to 1 January 2012 may not be available online.
  • If you need help finding information on a Development Application that is not online please contact Council's Customer Service Centre on 4044 3044.
Last updated: 19 June 2015