Application Lodgements (TOLS)

Please note: Council is now operating under the Planning Act 2016, which supersedes the Sustainable Planning Act 2009. For more information on the Act and how this may affect you, view council's Planning Reform page.

Townsville Online Lodgement System (TOLS)

TOLS enables you to electronically submit and amend development applications, including the ability to upload the associated files. Save the time and expense associated with hand delivering or posting development applications. As a registered TOLS user, you can lodge a range of applications with Planning and Development such as:

  • Material change of use
  • Operational works
  • Reconfiguration of a lot
  • Privately certified building approvals
  • Roadwork permit
  • Building over or adjacent to services
  • Plan Right applications
  • Plumbing and Drainage applications

You must be a registered member to use TOLS. If you are registered to use TOLS, click on the link below to launch the application. If you would like to register simply fill out the registration form below. For further information about TOLS please refer to our Townsville Online Lodgement System information sheet.

Launch TOLS.

TOLS Registration Form