Planning Issues

The Department of Planning and Infrastructure Alpine Resorts Team (Department) is based in Jindabyne and has overall planning responsibility for development in the Perisher Range Resorts (including fire safety and building audits).  [Clubs are reminded that the approval of NPWS is probably required under their lease terms to any proposed development.]

Clubs are encouraged to consult with the Department early in relation to all development proposals affecting lodges.  The current contact details are:

Daniel James
Team Leader
Alpine Resorts Team
Department of Planning and Environment
Ph: (02) 6456 1733
Mob: 0438 441 671

The following is the direct link to the Department’s major projects website:

From here Clubs can search by resort name to find out about current DAs. Under search project just add a resort name (Perisher, Thredbo etc) into the “Project Title or Location Name” section.

Other links of interest

For any fire safety enquiries members can ring the Alpine Resorts Team on + 612 6456 1733 or email

For more information see SLOPES emails at the INFORMATION HUB under the topic "Department of Planning".