Strata is the most commonly used form of subdivision for residential apartments and townhouses. It allows for the subdivision of land into separate lots and common property under the Strata Schemes Development Act 2015. This subdivision can be vertically within a building or horizontally on a block, including residential, commercial offices, industrial developments and retirement villages.
To apply for a Strata Certificate online, you must register and log in via the NSW Planning Portal.
Register or log in to NSW Planning Portal
Strata Certificate applications must be accompanied by:
For further advice, contact our Customer Service Centre on (02) 4921 0333 (Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm) and ask to speak with the Duty Officer.
Once you've registered and gathered your documents, you can apply online for a Strata Certificate. Please note you will need to select 'Post Consent Certificate' and 'Subdivision Certificate' when applying.
You'll need to upload electronic versions of the required documentation in order to complete your application.
Apply for a Strata Certificate via NSW Planning Portal
Lodgement fees will be calculated by Council staff and provided to you in writing after we've received your application.
Your certificate will not be issued until all outstanding fees have been paid.