The three most important aspects in a commercial development and obtaining consent are

a)      What the client wants and needs
b)      The project team chosen
c)       Understanding the council process

We work on a range of commercial projects including:

  • Retail (both large and small format)
  • Cafes, restaurants and bars
  •  Childcare centres
  • Storage facilities and heavy industry
  • Signage applications
  • Commercial office buildings
  • Supermarkets
  •  Main street and town centre developments
  • Change of use and s127 applications

Haden, Codes Director,  has been involved in commercial developments of varying scales from small retail ventures to supermarket and main street upgrades worth tens of millions of dollars. No matter what the scale of your project is the three fundamentals outlined above still apply.

Book a free consultation and we can start with running through your development goals. We are happy to work with your existing project team or we have a great network of experts we can bring together to ensure a quality process. We know how the Council works and how to get the most out of your site. We can save you both costs and time by navigating the Council process for you.

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What experts do I need on board?

Depending on the complexity of the application information may be required by a number of specialties including traffic, acoustic, geotechnical engineering, civil engineering, architectural and urban design and of course planning. We have a group of top professionals that we prefer to work with. We can either work with your existing team or assemble a high quality project team for you to ensure a smooth process through Council. We specialising in managing the project team to get a quality application into Council on time and on budget.

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