The Barossa Council area is covered by The Barossa Council Development Plan. The plan is updated and consolidated from time to time. A current version of The Barossa Council's Development Plan is available on the State Government website, under the category Greater Metropolitan Adelaide.
The Development Act requires that Council periodically prepare a Strategic Directions Report to ensure that its development policies are current and relevant to the area.
Further information regarding this matter may be obtained by contacting Council's Manager, Development Services - Mr Louis Monteduro on phone (08) 8563 8492.
Development Information Guides
To access all of the Development Information Guides, please visit our Planning, Building & Works Fact Sheets page.
Removal of Native Vegetation & When Approval is Required
Native vegetation in South Australia (except parts of metropolitan Adelaide) is protected. You may need to apply to clear native vegetation. This is a separate process to the Development Act approval process.
For further information regarding recent changes to development assessment please visit the Department of Planning, Transport and Infurastructure, SA Planning Portal website.