Do you need approval?
Depending on the nature and location of your business, you may require approval before your business can proceed.
Types of approvals and permits
Planning Approval (often referred to as Development Approval)
Other types of permits you may require
Business approval Self-Assessment Tool
Please note that the Self-Assessment Tool is available on the City’s main website. If you have any issues using the tool, please contact us.
Book a pre-application meeting (optional)
We recommend scheduling a pre-application meeting with the City of Wanneroo’s Approvals Team before submitting your application.
Although optional, there are many benefits:
- Provides guidance and assistance before submitting your application(s)
- Opportunity to discuss your proposal with the Approvals Team
- Can help you address potential issues before submitting your application
A pre-application meeting is particularly useful for innovative, tricky, or different proposals.