Planning and development of the local area are key responsibilities of local government. The Local Government Act 1999 requires the District Council of Loxton Waikerie to plan at the local and regional level for the development and future requirements of our area.

The Development section of the District Council of Loxton Waikerie's website provides information about undertaking development within the District Council of Loxton Waikerie.

The range of activities that constitute 'development' is defined in the Development Act 1993 and generally includes building work, a change in the use of land and the division of land.

The District Council of Loxton Waikerie’s regulatory services department manages applications for development while working closely with the community, local industry and developers.

It provides best-practice administration of the Development Act 1993 accordance with the community's emerging needs and expectations.

Planning & Building

Welcome to the District Council of Loxton Waikerie Planning and Building section where you will find answers to most of your queries concerning the undertaking of development within the Council.

For your convenience, the following list has been developed to help locate the most popular development topics:

Removal/ Demolition

EPA link - Asbestos Disposal

Application for Demolition Proposal