Making a submission is easy

Making a submission is easy

  • Visit the NSW Government’s Planning Portal.
  • On the top right-hand side of the page, click on the ‘make a submission’ button.


  • Next, please scroll down the page to create an account.

  • Please enter your details to create an account.

Please note, to complete this process you will need to scroll down the page, agree to the terms and conditions, confirm you are not a robot, then click on the 'create account' button.

  • You will then receive a confirmation email in your inbox. Open it and confirm your email address.
  • Return to the NSW Government’s Planning Portal and sign in.
  • The next page you’ll be taken to is the ‘Public User’ sign up. Click on the ‘Submission, Feedback, Notifications’ button. This will allow you to make an ‘user account’.

  • You will then be asked a series of questions to create your account. You must scroll down the page to see them all.

  • You will then be notified your account has been created, be re-directed back to the sign in page. Sign in again.
  • Select the make submission button. 


  • Confirm your details.

  • Indicate your financial relation to the project and then press 'continue'.

  • Scroll down tab three, ‘submission’, and fill in the details of your submission. 


  • Review your submission then press ‘continue’ to submit your submission.


  • Finally, accept the terms the conditions and press 'submit' to process your submission.