Development activity statistics

The City Planning Division prepares a number of statistical reports showing the development activity within the City of Hobart municipality.

Building statistics

During the period 1 March 2021 to 31 March 2021, 68 building permits were issued to the value of $26,243,586 which included:

  • 42 for extensions/alterations to dwellings to the value of $5,359,380
  • 8 new dwellings to the value of $5,359,380
  • 3 major projects:
    • 40 Melville Street, Hobart - Commercial Internal Alterations - $5,614,500
    • 23 Commercial Road, North Hobart - New Commercial Building - $3,500,000
    • 284A-284B Argyle Street, North Hobart - Commercial Internal Alterations - $2,000,000

In the twelve months ending March 2021, 630 building permits were issued to the value of $182,055,284.

Planning statistics

During the period 1 March 2021 to 31 March 2021, 82 planning permits were issued to the value of $80,184,807 which included:

  • 36 extensions/alterations to dwellings to the value of $5,555,250;
  • 15 extensions/alterations to commercial properties to the value of $8,863,075
  • 8 new single dwellings to the value of $3,969,482
  • 9 multiple dwellings to the value of $2,470,000
  • 2 major projects:
    • 46 New Town Road, New Town - Demolition, New Building for Hospital Services, Business and Professional Services, and General Retail and Hire, Signage, and Associated Works - $60,000,000
    • 10 Edward Street (Also known as 2 Edward Street), Glebe - Partial Demolition, Alterations and Change of Use to Educational and Occasional Care - $5,500,000.

Building permits and approvals graphs

Building Permits Issued - Monthly Comparison 2017 - 2021

Building Permits Issued - Monthly Comparison 2017 - 2021

Building Permits Issued - Monthly Comparison 2017 - 2021(PDF, 288KB)

 

Building Permits Issued (Accumulative Monthly Totals) - Comparison 2016/17 - 2020/21

Building Permits Issued (Accumulative Monthly Totals) - Comparison 2016/17 - 2020/21

Building Permits Issued (Accumulative Monthly Totals) - Comparison 2016/17 - 2020/21(PDF, 13KB)

 

Value of Monthly Building Permits Issued - Comparison 2017 - 2021

Value of Monthly Building Permits Issued - Comparison 2017 - 2021

Value of Monthly Building Permits Issued - Comparison 2017 - 2021(PDF, 283KB)

 

Value of Building Permits Issued (Accumulative Monthly Totals) - Comparison 2016/17 - 2020/21

Value of Building Permits Issued (Accumulative Monthly Totals) - Comparison 2016/17 - 2020/21

Value of Building Permits Issued (Accumulative Monthly Totals) - Comparison 2016/17 - 2020/21(PDF, 196KB)

 

Major Building Applications and Activities - 2020

Major Building Applications and Activities - 2020

Major Building Applications and Activities - 2020(PDF, 9MB)

 

Approved Building, Residential Dwellings - 2020

Approved Building, Residential Dwellings - 2020

Approved Building, Residential Dwellings - 2020(PDF, 12MB)

Learn more about our residential building approvals on our Social Inclusion Dashboards.

Planning permits and approvals graphs

Development Application Lodgements - March 2021

Development Application Lodgements - March 2021

Development Application Lodgements - March 2021(PDF, 229KB)

 

Number of Planning Permits Issued - Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Number of Planning Permits Issued - Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Number of Planning Permits Issued - Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021(PDF, 8KB)

 

Number of Planning Permits Issued - Accumulative Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Number of Planning Permits Issued - Accumulative Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Number of Planning Permits Issued - Accumulative Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021(PDF, 198KB)

 

Value of Planning Approvals - Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Value of Planning Approvals - Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Value of Planning Approvals - Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021(PDF, 199KB)

 

Value of Planning Permits Issued - Accumulative Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Value of Planning Permits Issued - Accumulative Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021

Value of Planning Permits Issued - Accumulative Monthly Comparison 2019 - 2021(PDF, 191KB)

 

Hobart Inner City Residential Apartment & Hotel Developments 2018 - 2020

Hobart Inner City Residential Apartment & Hotel Developments 2018 - 2020

Hobart Inner City Residential Apartment & Hotel Developments 2018 - 2020(PDF, 2MB)

Visitor accommodation approvals

Visitor Accommodation Approvals 2014 - 2020

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Visitor Accommodation Approvals 2014 - 2020(PDF, 2MB)