On July 1 2017, the Minister issued an interim planning directive for specific types of Visitor Accommodation.
If you plan to use your existing dwelling, shack or investment property for visitor accommodation, you need to be aware of the Government's reforms to planning and building requirements, supported by a simpler process. Additional information and resources are listed below.
Information sheet - Visitor Accommodation
Interim Planning Directive - Exemption and Standard for Visitor Accommodation
Direction's Determination - short or medium term visitor accommodation
To start the process, complete the Visitor Accommodation Use - standard application package form(PDF, 188KB)
Further information relating to planning approval can be found here