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: 56 Ormond Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202240363

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DWELLING ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS - single storey extension with loft storage to the existing dwelling at the rear of the block and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-11-30


Address: 28 Hackett Gardens, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202240884

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING - demolition of the existing dwelling and the construction of a new single storey dwelling with attached garage, plunge pool, driveway works, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-11-02


Address: 15 Condamine Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202240219

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO DA202240219 - S144B PROPOSAL FOR NEW DWELLING. Amendment to development application for demolition of the existing dwelling and the construction of a new two storey dwelling, basement, driveway, attached garage, swimming pool and associated works. Which is still under consideration - the amendment is to add tree protection diagrams, pool area relocated, area calculation changed, floor, roof, section and elevation plans updated, and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-08-30


Address: 38 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 202240313

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION - demolition of the existing dwelling and construction of 5 new two storey dwellings, associated carports, driveway, landscaping and associated works. Lease Variation to permit a maximum of 5 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2022-09-05


Address: 44 Macleay Street, Turner, ACT

Development Application: 201630573

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO APPROVED DA201630573 - Amendment to the development application for PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT-LEASE VARIATION (S197F) - the amendment is to: Add window on western elevation, changes to materials, facades, colour schedule, roof heights to match what is built and site setback alterations.
Comment closure date: 2022-02-14



(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.)