Planning services provided by Craig & Rhodes releases the development potential of your project.
Prior to the acquisition of a site, we can assist clients with an estimate of development costs to ensure the project budget reflects the true cost to develop. This advice can be provided in the form of a simple budget estimate through to a due diligence report, investigating all aspects of the proposed development costs.

As Certified Development Practitioners by the Australian Property Institute, Craig & Rhodes have the necessary qualifications and experience to assist with your next project. Utilising our extensive experience on developments ranging from 2 to 1,300 lots, our Town Planners are able to provide professional advice in the following areas:

Our expertise will determine:

  • Site constraints, both physical and legal
  • Extent and location of services
  • Council & Service Authority costs
  • Identification of risk
  • Civil construction costs
  • Necessary consultants and their cost
  • Local Planning instrument review
  • Statutory charges
  • Spread sheet preparation
  • Cost per lot to develop

Our planning power includes:

  • Planning Law review (EP&A Act, LEP & DCP)
  • Lot Lay out design & preparation
  • Urban Planning
  • Development Application preparation & lodgment
  • Statement of Environmental Effects preparation
  • Development Consent review
  • Section 94 review
  • Section 96 applications
  • Land & Environment Court expert witness
  • Sub consultant engagement

Project Portfolio:

Stage 1, The Ponds

Client: Frasers Property

: All Surveys for 1,300 Lot Residential Subdivision

Stage 4, The Ponds

Client: UrbanGrowth NSW

: Planning and Subdivision layout for 1,000 residential lots


Riverview Estate, Rutherford

Client: Anambah Homes

Description: Planning for an 80 lot Subdivision