If you’re feeling overwhelmed or drowning in endless paperwork and compliance, you’re not alone. The planning system is complex and can be frustrating for owners of a rural properties.
Putting together a rural workers dwelling or workers cottage application can be extremely hard and tiring and dealing with council can be a nightmare, not to mention the whole process can be very expensive in both time and money. Plus, we’re pretty sure, you have better things to do… That’s where we fit in!
It’s what we do, all day, everyday. With a team of 10+ highly knowledgeable and experienced town planners, property consultants, registered architect and draftsman we’re pretty good at what we do.
Who is the rural workers dwelling for? – You have fantastic ideas for a rural workers dwelling, but do you know the regulations pertaining to who is permitted to occupy a rural workers dwelling? Have other possible options for a second dwelling been evaluated?
Where will the dwelling be located? – Where is the dwelling in relation to the other dwellings and curtilage? Are there other structures on the property? Will land be taken out of production for the purpose of the rural workers dwelling?
Need– Council is going to look carefully at the need for a rural workers dwelling because it is important that the dwelling should not simply become a second dwelling. It will be important for the development application to carefully address all the regulations and guidance provided in the local planning and guidance documents.
We understand that getting to the point of having the right approval for your rural workers dwelling or workers cottage is not an easy journey. It’s one that needs the best experience the industry has to offer. That’s why we’re here to help… We’d love to make your council approval journey for a rural workers dwelling or workers cottage simple and as pain free as possible.
We’ve worked on over 100 rural workers dwelling and workers cottage projects and have dedicated town planners and designers that specialise in this type of development application.
You can glean from the wisdom we’ve gained from all of our past projects. 25 years of being in the industry and our 50 consecutive years of experience has taught us a few things.
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