Location Map for Campbell
Location Map for Campbell

Campbell (postcode: 2612) is a suburb of Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia. Covering an area to the South East of the central business district, Campbell sits at the base of Mount Ainslie. The population of Campbell on census night 2016 was 4,997 people.

The suburb of Campbell is named after Robert Campbell, the owner of Duntroon station on which Campbell is now located. Many buildings built by Robert Campbell and his family are still standing around Canberra, including Blundell’s Cottage, St John the Baptist Church, Reid, Duntroon House (now part of RMC Duntroon) and Yarralumla House (now Government House).

Located in Campbell are the Australian War Memorial, Royal Military College, Duntroon and the Australian Defence Force Academy, CSIRO Corporate Headquarters. Also with addresses in the suburb are the ‘Ainslie Village’ accommodation centre for people with special needs and the Campbell Park Offices.

Schools located in the suburb include Campbell High School, Campbell Primary School and Canberra Grammar Northside Infant School.

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Most Recent 5 Campbell Development Applications

planningalertsThe latest public Environment and Planning Directorate – Planning notifications can also be accessed from their site. The following is an extract of the public applications selected by NCCC that principally relate to Campbell or have an impact on North Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 15 Treloar Crescent, Campbell, ACT

Development Application: 202037075

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR PUBLIC WORKS + Proposed development for a surface level car park, with access from Treloar Crescent and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2020-09-14


Address: 3 Watt Street, Campbell, ACT

Development Application: 202037405

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY AND LEASE VARIATION - Demolition of the existing dwelling, tree removal and construction of 2 single storey dwellings, garages, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to allow a maximum of two dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2020-08-24


Address: 41 Jacka Crescent, Campbell, ACT

Development Application: 201731949

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO DA201731949 - PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS. Amendment to development application for partial demolition of the existing dwelling and alterations and additions which is still under consideration - the amendment is to amend the development application from unit title to subdivision.
Comment closure date: 2020-07-01


Address: 9 Truscott Street, Campbell, ACT

Development Application: 202036844

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY DEVELOPMENT - Proposal for the construction of 2 new two storey dwellings, garages, courtyard walls, verge works, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2020-03-30


Address: 72 Waller Crescent, Campbell, ACT

Development Application: 201936597

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A NEW DWELLING AND SECONDARY DWELLING AND LEASE VARIATION - demolition of existing house, carport, driveway and construction of a new two storey dwelling and single storey secondary residence, landscaping and associated works. Leave variation to allow secondary residence.
Comment closure date: 2020-02-10



(Note: Earlier Development Applications can be seen by accessing the ACTPLA website or by going to PlanningAlerts. Note ACTPLA do remove access to the development application documentation some time after the DA closes, but PlanningAlerts do retain some basic historical information.)