TURNER

Location Map for Turner
Location Map for Turner

Turner (postcode: 2612) is a leafy early Canberra suburb, close to Civic and the Australian National University (located south in Acton). The population of Turner on census night 2016 was 4,047 people.

Turner is named after Sir George Turner, a Federalist, legislator and one of the founders of the Australian Constitution. He was a Premier of Victoria, and later Federal Treasurer under prime ministers Barton, Deakin and Reid. Streets in Turner are mostly named after writers, legislators and pioneers

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Most Recent 5 Turner 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 Turner 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: 16 Towns Crescent, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202138634

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING - construction a new two storey dwelling in addition to the existing dwelling, double garage, landscaping and associated works
Comment closure date: 2021-08-23


Address: 11 Hackett Gardens, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202138872

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING AND SECONDARY DWELLING - demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of a new two storey dwelling with a single storey secondary dwelling, courtyard wall, swimming pool and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-08-06


Address: 47 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202138587

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT + Demolition of an existing single storey residence and the construction of three new two storey townhouses with a shared basement, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-07-07


Address: 43 Forbes Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201732085

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to consolidate blocks 7 & 8 Section 62 Turner and vary the lease to permit a maximum of eight (8) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2020-10-15


Address: 14 Bent Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202037394

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION - Demolition of the existing dwelling and the construction of 5 new townhouses, basement car parking, tree removal and associated works. Lease variation to allow for 5 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2020-08-21



(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.)