Recent Approvals

Subdivision in Ipswich

Subdivision in Ipswich

Allan Van Planning recently achieve approval for a 1 into 2 lot Subdivision of a property in Goodna, with the Ipswich City Council area. The site had a dual road frontage, so the existing house was able to be retained and a vacant parcel was created. This enables the...

3 Storey Character House Brisbane

3 Storey Character House Brisbane

We have recently lodged a development application for a 3 storey dwelling house located in Hamilton in the Brisbane City Council area. The site is subject to Traditional Building Character Overlay and on a site with a steep slope. The design prepared by Strathpine...

Dance Gym Brisbane

Dance Gym Brisbane

We have submitted an application for Indoor Sport and Recreation for a Dance Gym located in West End in the Brisbane City Council area. The application was in response to compliance action and has dealt with issues surrounding the ‘use’ within the High Density...

3 Storey House Brisbane

3 Storey House Brisbane

We have recently lodged a development application for a 3 storey dwelling house located in the bayside suburban of Brighton in Brisbane City Council area. The site is subject to Coastal Hazard and Creek Flooding, which resulted in the need to build the house off the...

Character House Ascot

Character House Ascot

Allan Van Planning has recently submitted an application for alterations and additions to a Traditional Building Character House in Ascot. The site is located within an Overland Flow Path, but the fantastic design will definitely add value to the streetscape. We are...

Bribie Island Church

Bribie Island Church

Another interesting job with fantastic clients is an application for a Place of Worship for the Awesome Bribie Island Church a part of the Christen Outreach Centre on Bribie Island. A shout out to the Morton Bay Regional Council for all the help and assistance to...

Staged Subdivision – Brisbane

Staged Subdivision – Brisbane

Allan Van Planning have been engaged to obtain town planning approval for a subdivision in Eight Mile Plains, Brisbane. The site is a challenging site within the Emerging Community Zone and has a difficult access arrangement. The proposal is staged to minimise...

Woolstore Addition – Teneriffe

Woolstore Addition – Teneriffe

We were recently engaged to assist with obtaining approvals for a mezzanine in an apartment in the State and Local Government heritage listed Winchcombe Carson Woolstore in Teneriffe. The application is reasonably complicated and required input from both the...

Dwelling House Applications Brisbane

Dwelling House Applications Brisbane

Brisbane City Council released some ‘Planning and Building Economic Recovery Initiatives’ in response to the COVID-19 impacts earlier this year, which was to reduce and/or waive some assessment fees for applications. We noted a spike in applications for alterations to...

Widow Lots Brisbane

Widow Lots Brisbane

Widow lots within Brisbane are generally 32 perch properties (809sqm) comprising of 2 lots that are divided diagonally and having a house straddling the boundary. The lots were created for soldiers heading to war where the soldier would own the front lot and the wife...

Adding a Lot to an Aprroval

Adding a Lot to an Aprroval

Allan Van Planning have been working with a community group for the last couple of years to assist with securing a suitable site to obtain an approval for a Place of Worship. These sites are a challenging task with very few parts of the planning schemes allowing for...

Place of Worship

Place of Worship

Allan Van Planning have been working with a community group for the last couple of years to assist with securing a suitable site to obtain an approval for a Place of Worship. These sites are a challenging task with very few parts of the planning schemes allowing for...