North Canberra Community Council

HACKETT

Location Map for Hackett
Location Map for Hackett

Hackett is an Inner North suburb of Canberra. It was named after Sir John Winthrop Hackett (1848-1916), who was a newspaper editor and worker for the Federation of Australia. Streets in Hackett are named after scientists.

Hackett is next to Watson, Dickson and Ainslie. It is bounded by Antill street and Philip avenue, and the Canberra Nature Park of Mt Ainslie/Mt Majura, with Mount Majura located behind Hackett to the east. Hackett has a neighbourhood oval, and shopping centre.

The population count of Hackett on census night 2021 was 3,227 people.

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Most Recent 5 Hackett 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 Hackett 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: 26, 28 Mills Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202442832 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PLANNING ACT 2023 - PROPOSAL FOR MULTI-UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION - Demolition of the existing dwellings and construction of 7 new two storey townhouses, garages, landscaping, new driveway/verge crossing, tree removal and associated works. Lease Variation to consolidate blocks 16 and 17 and to permit 7 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2024-05-20


Address: 89 Rivett Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202342310 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS - proposal for developing an existing dwelling into a multi-generational house by construction of a single-storey extension, refurbishment of existing garage to a multipurpose multigenerational living space, new carport, solar envelope encroachment for the roof of the proposed extensions, landscaping, driveway works and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-11-20


Address: 19 Gilbert Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202342135 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING - demolition of an existing garage, and the construction of a new garage, the conversion of an existing garage into a secondary residence, a new carport, a second driveway crossing, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-10-16


Address: 42 Maitland Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202342015 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW PRIMARY AND SECONDARY DWELLING - Construction of a new two storey dwelling and a single storey secondary residence, driveway works, garages, landscaping and associated works
Comment closure date: 2023-09-27


Address: 23 Brennan Street, 62 Mackenzie Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202341832 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A DUAL OCCUPANCY - seeking retroactive approval for an expired development application for a dual occupancy, basement parking, swimming pools, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-08-04


Address: 6 Stott Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202139619 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR FENCE - construction of a new fence to the front and side of the dwelling with an access gate, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-07-27


Address: 181 Phillip Avenue, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202341596 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW GARAGE - demolition of the existing carport and shed, construction of a new double garage connected to the existing dwelling and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-07-05


Address: 23 Haddon Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202341700 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW GARAGE - construction of a new garage and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-06-08


Address: 226 Antill Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202341455 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR SECONDARY RESIDENCE & DWELLING EXTENSION - demolition of existing garage and fence. Construction of new single storey secondary residence with attached deck, new addition to existing dwelling with garage, tree removal, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-05-01


Address: 45 Gilbert Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202341391 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR FENCE - construction of fence, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-04-04


Address: 16 Mills Place, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202240993 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR SECONDARY RESIDENCE - demolition of the existing dwelling, garage, driveway and tree removal, construction of 2 dwellings comprising of a single-storey and two-storey residence with attached garages, new driveway verge crossing, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-03-10


Address: 23 Caldwell Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202241170 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING AND SECONDARY RESIDENCE - Demolition of existing dwelling and structures, construction of a new dwelling and secondary residence, swimming pool, verge works, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2023-01-31


Address: 44 Rivett Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202241052 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR GARAGE - conversion of gym room to a new garage, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-12-13


Address: 5 Holtze Close, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202240914 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT - alterations and additions including internal renovations, new external double door and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-11-28


Address: 8 Hull Place, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202240144 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING - demolition of the existing dwelling and garage, construction of a new single storey dwelling with attached garage and alfresco, landscaping including tree removal, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-05-31


Address: 12 Mills Place, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202240166 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY AND LEASE VARIATION - demolition of the existing dwelling and tree removal. Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings with basement car parking, new driveways, visitor car parking, swimming pool, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to permit 2 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2022-06-27


Address: 9, 11 Harris Place, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202240057 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: RE-NOTIFICATION - AMENDMENT TO DA202240057-S144E PROPOSAL FOR SUPPORTIVE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT. Amendment to development application for demolition of the existing dwellings on blocks 27 and 28, construction of 5 new adaptable dwellings comprising of 4 single storey dwellings and carports, and 1 two storey dwelling with attached garage, new driveways, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to consolidate blocks 27 and 28, change to the purpose clause to remove the number of specified dwellings permitted and to add supportive housing as a permitted use which is still under consideration - the amendment is to add screen to unit 3 deck, amendment to plantings along western boundary, street elevations changes, responses provided, site planning amendments, lease variation amended to remove proposal for supporting housing.
Comment closure date: 2023-11-03


Address: 41 Gilbert Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202139637 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY AND LEASE VARIATION - Demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of two attached two storey dwellings, garages, driveways, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to subdivide into 2 (two) blocks.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-07


Address: 12 Richards Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202139243 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY RESIDENCE - New single storey residence in addition to the existing dwelling, new deck, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2021-11-19


Address: 66 Maitland Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202138873 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING - a new single storey dwelling in addition with attached carport and associated works
Comment closure date: 2021-08-06


Address: 84 Grayson Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202037836 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: NOTIFICATION DATES EXTENDED - PROPOSAL FOR MULTI-UNIT DEVELOPMENT - Demolition and reconstruction of 5 loose-fill asbestos affected/impacted units. The proposed 5 units will have a double garage, 1 accessible visitors parking space in the centre of the existing common property/driveway and 2 visitor spaces at the front of the site and associated work
Comment closure date: 2020-12-16


Address: 13 Steele Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 202037634 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings, attached garages, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2020-11-11


Address: 4 Holtze Close, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201936633 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR COMMUNITY FACILITY - Demolition of existing structures, tree removal, construction of single storey emergency station comprising of training rooms, amenities, vehicle parking and garages, verge crossing, landscaping and associated site works.
Comment closure date: 2020-04-22


Address: 100 Maitland Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201936036 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMUNITY FACILTY + alterations and construction to the roof.
Comment closure date: 2019-09-25


Address: 12 Brennan Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201935918 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING - Seeking approval for an existing garage converted to a secondary residence, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2019-09-04


Address: 40 Mills Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201834105 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of 2 new two storey dwellings, attached garages, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-10-16


Address: 36 Gilruth Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201834132 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING + construction of a new secondary dwelling and alterations and additions including partial demolition of the existing dwelling, internal alterations to existing dwelling, new deck, demolition of carport, new carport, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-08-03


Address: 87 Rivett Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201833493 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings with attached garages, carport, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-27


Address: 23 Brennan Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201833799 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings, garages, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-06-04


Address: 10 Verco Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201833370 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings with carports, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-04-10


Address: 324 Antill Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201732763 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings with attached garages and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-11-22


Address: 29 Hedley Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201732674 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new single story dwellings with attached garage, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-11-10


Address: 6 Stanley Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201732588 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING DUAL OCCUPANCY + Partial demolition of the existing rear dwelling, alterations and additions to include new living spaces, new carport and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-10-30


Address: 31 Hedley Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201732536 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new two storey dwellings, carports and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-10-19


Address: 27 Hedley Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201731894 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - proposed construction of a single storey dual occupancy with attached garages
Comment closure date: 2017-07-31


Address: 10 Verco Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201731828 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - Demolition of existing pool and shed; construction of 2 new two storey dwellings, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-07-14


Address: 5 Holtze Close, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201630803 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to vary Crown lease to permit place of worship as a use. Application made in anticipation of a territory plan variation (Draft Variation No 352). This application is made in accordance with the draft plan variation.
Comment closure date: 2017-08-07


Address: 36 Mills Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201731405 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Demolition of existing shed and driveway, construction of two single storey dwellings with attached garages and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-06-09


Address: 13 Harris Place, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201630299 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - construction of a single storey secondary residence with garage to be built at rear of property. Re-instatement of past driveway to the rear of the property.
Comment closure date: 2016-11-04


Address: 11 Newton Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201629297 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: SECONDARY RESIDENCE-CARPORT. Removal of existing garage; construction of a secondary residence with attached garage and new carport.
Comment closure date: 2016-05-16


Address: 6 Stanley Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201528224 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: MULTI DWELLING-LEASE VARIATION-1 NEW RESIDENCE. Proposed conversion of rear studio to dual occupancy and a new 2nd driveway verge crossing, carport and landscaping. Please see application form for lease variation details.
Comment closure date: 2015-10-06


Address: Madigan Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201426464 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: GAS PIPELINE- on multiple blocks: 2/55 and 10/37 Hackett; also blocks 696; 48; 165 Majura. Proposed installation of polyethylene (PE) gas pipeline between Madigan Street, Hackett and the AFP Training Complex in Pialligo. Works on designated land do not form part of this application.
Comment closure date: 2015-02-02


Address: 189 Phillip Avenue, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201425305 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: SINGLE RESIDENTIAL-NEW SECONDARY DWELLING. Proposed construction of a new detached single storey dwelling to rear of existing residence.
Comment closure date: 2014-07-16


Address: 117 Maitland Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201221988 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: COMMERCIAL - PRESCHOOL. Proposed single storey additions to the existing preschool.
Comment closure date: 2012-07-27


Address: 2 Selwyn Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201221102 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: MULTI DWELLING-DEMOLITION-ADDITION-STUDIO APPARTMENT. Proposed demolition of existing single garage and construction of a small studio apartment at the east side of the dwelling.
Comment closure date: 2012-02-29


Address: 16 Newton Street, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201017713 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: COMMUNITY FACILITY-NEW RESIDENCE-LEASE VARIATION-ST MARGARET'S UNITING CHURCH. Proposal is for the erection of a new supportive care residence; Vary the Crown lease to permit supportive housing.
Comment closure date: 2010-06-24


Address: 14 Hackett Place, Hackett, ACT

View Development Application: 201017016 (if still available)

Brief Desecription: NONR-LEASE VARIATION-ADDITION-ALTERATIONS-SHOP. An extension and alterations to the existing shop; Addition of a deck to the rear of the existing shop; Proposal to vary the Crown lease to permit restaurant.
Comment closure date: