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 2006 was 3009 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 15 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: 17 Barry Drive, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201834485

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to permit business agency with a maximum GFA of 151 square metres.
Comment closure date: 2018-10-31


Address: 9 Forbes Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201834426

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION - demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of a 3 storey dwelling comprising 7 units, basement car parking and associated works. LEASE VARIATION to specify seven (7) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2018-10-22


Address: 12 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201834358

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - demolition of the existing dwelling and the construction of 5 new three storey dwellings, basement car parking and associated works that forms part of an integrated development see DA201834326.
Comment closure date: 2018-10-04


Address: 10 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201834326

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT NTERGRATED HOUSING DEVELOPMENT - demolition of the existing dwelling and the construction of 8 new two storey dwellings, detached garages, basement car parking and associated works that forms part of an intergrated development see DA201834358
Comment closure date: 2018-09-26


Address: 16 Towns Crescent, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201834391

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DEMOLITION - demolition of the existing loose-fill Asbebstos affected dwelling and associated structures and associted works
Comment closure date: 2018-09-21


Address: 18 Hackett Gardens, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201834152

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING AND LEASE VARIATION + Demolition of existing duplex dwelling; Construction of a new single storey dwelling with attached garage, swimming pool, landscaping and associated works. LEASE VARIATION to block 27 and block 28 to extinguish an existing sewer easement.
Comment closure date: 2018-09-07


Address: 38 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201731969

Desecription: Lease variation to allow multi unit housing with a maximum of 5 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2018-08-08


Address: 27 Mccaughey Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201833841

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY DWELLING + a new single storey dwelling in addition to the existing dwelling, additional car space, new deck, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-13


Address: 43 Forbes Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201833709

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - Demolition of the existing dwelling; Construction of 8 new three storey dwellings with basement parking, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-06-04


Address: 19 Forbes Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201833361

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - Demolition of the encroaching driveway; Construction of 4 new two storey dwellings, basement car parking, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-04-26


Address: 10 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201732128

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to specify a maximum of eight (8) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2018-04-23


Address: 15 Holder Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201731915

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to permit a maximum of six (6) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2018-03-26


Address: 18 David Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201732934

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION - To consolidate blocks 2,3,4 and 5 and vary the Crown Lease to permit a maximum of twenty-two (22) dwellings
Comment closure date: 2018-01-17


Address: 12 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201732002

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION - to specify a maximum of five (5) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2017-12-15


Address: 18 David Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201732772

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - Demolition of the existing 4 dwellings and construction of 10 new two storey dwellings and 9 new three storey dwellings with basement parking, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-12-08



(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.)