Development Applications

From 11 September 2018 the City of Busselton will be conducting public consultation relating to Development Applications online via this website (Your Say Busselton).

The use of online resources will improve our consultation with the community by providing a one-stop site where community members can view and make submissions, simply and quickly. It will also ensure our follow-up communications can occur quickly and effectively, and improves our efficiencies as your local government.

Adjoining and affected landowners will still be sent a hardcopy letter, which will contain a brief description of the proposal, and will provided the Your Say Busselton website address to view the plans and make a formal submission. If a person chooses to make a submission, all further correspondence will be sent electronically via email. This may include, for example, notification of Council Meeting at which the application will be considered, or notification of a decision.

Please see below a list of current development applications available for public comment.


From 11 September 2018 the City of Busselton will be conducting public consultation relating to Development Applications online via this website (Your Say Busselton).

The use of online resources will improve our consultation with the community by providing a one-stop site where community members can view and make submissions, simply and quickly. It will also ensure our follow-up communications can occur quickly and effectively, and improves our efficiencies as your local government.

Adjoining and affected landowners will still be sent a hardcopy letter, which will contain a brief description of the proposal, and will provided the Your Say Busselton website address to view the plans and make a formal submission. If a person chooses to make a submission, all further correspondence will be sent electronically via email. This may include, for example, notification of Council Meeting at which the application will be considered, or notification of a decision.

Please see below a list of current development applications available for public comment.


  • DA19/0836 - Change of Use from Restaurant to Tavern - Lot 8 (Hse 226) Naturaliste Terrace, Dunsborough

    25 days ago
    The City of Busselton has received an application to use and/or develop land for the following purpose and public comments are invited.

    PROPERTY: LOT 8 HSE NO 226 Naturaliste Terrace, DUNSBOROUGH

    PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT: Change of Use from Restaurant to Tavern

    The proposal includes the following:

    • Ability to sell packaged take-away liquor in addition to liquor for consumption on site (with or without a meal);
    • Increase in overall capacity to 280 persons;
    • Trading Hours:
      • Monday - Friday 11.30am - 12am
      • Sat 10am - 12am
      • Sun - 10am - 10pm

    Some other modifications to the site were approved earlier this year including...

    The City of Busselton has received an application to use and/or develop land for the following purpose and public comments are invited.

    PROPERTY: LOT 8 HSE NO 226 Naturaliste Terrace, DUNSBOROUGH

    PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT: Change of Use from Restaurant to Tavern

    The proposal includes the following:

    • Ability to sell packaged take-away liquor in addition to liquor for consumption on site (with or without a meal);
    • Increase in overall capacity to 280 persons;
    • Trading Hours:
      • Monday - Friday 11.30am - 12am
      • Sat 10am - 12am
      • Sun - 10am - 10pm

    Some other modifications to the site were approved earlier this year including upgrades to the courtyard and wall at the front of the lot and additional car parking across the site from 13 to 27 car bays.

    Please register online and complete the survey to make a submission regarding this proposal on or before Wednesday 5th February 2020.

    Please be aware that details of your submission may be made available to the applicant for the opportunity to respond. In certain instances your submission may also be used to form part of a Council report making it a public document.

    Chief Executive Officer, City of Busselton, Locked Bag 1, BUSSELTON WA 6280