Development & Regulation

The Development and Regulation department is responsible for development assessment and compliance/regulation services. Its major functions include:

  • Development and heritage assessment
  • Building certificates
  • Fire safety inspections and certificates
  • Investigation of illegal or unauthorised works
  • Investigation of environmental pollution
  • Area ranger services, eg. abandoned vehicles, off-leash dog areas, littering and illegal dumping
  • Parking ranger service
  • Pet registration

Michael-MiocicDirector Development and Regulation: Michael Miocic

Michael holds a degree in town planning and has over 20 years experience in development assessment, regulatory services, strategic planning and planning and environmental law.

Michael joined Ku-ring-gai Council in 2003 from Woollahra Council, where he had held the position of Manager Development Control since 1996. Michael has also previously worked as a town planner with City of Sydney and in the private sector as a planning consultant.