Gold Coast Town Planners

Our expert team is lead by a former Gold Coast City Council town planner. Experience the difference.

Scott Barrett, principal town planner at Elevate

Hi, I'm Scott Barrett, Elevate's principal town planner and director. Having worked for 8 years in multiple planning departments at City of Gold Coast Council including Major Assessment, Town Planning Appeals, Strategic Planning and Development Compliance and with 13+ years in the industry, we know how to get results.
Discover how with a Complimentary Consultation.

Elevate Development Solutions is a multi disciplinary town planner team you can trust. Streamline your property development experience with expert Town Planning and Project Management services.

Our Services

Town / Urban Planning

We have over a decade of experience in all aspects of town planning.

Express DA Services

Advice and services to facilitate all types of Express development applications.

Project Management

We coordinate all required consultants to achieve the best results.

Project Consultation

We bring your vision to life as we coordinate the entire development lifecycle.


Our experienced team removes the guesswork from property subdivision.

Who We Help

We love helping mums and dads to seasoned property developers secure the highest and best use development approval for their site. 

We are experienced in both the Public and Private sectors and have a team of tactical thinkers and problem solvers that are leading experts.

We know the landscape, we know the legislation, and we understand the industry.

"Scott provided excellent on site advice to ensure our DA went through without issue. We had a fuss free experience in getting the outcome we wanted. Excellent, efficient communication, sound advice and reasonable fees. Definitely can highly recommend Scott’s client centric town planning services."
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Sandra Princz
Burleigh Heads

Trusted Town Planning Consultants

The Elevate team were very responsive and fast tracked a development application. Highly recommended.

Starbox Architecture

Approval rate
90 %

Elevate has achieved a 100% Gold Coast City Council development application approval rate. 

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Dwelling Houses, Multiple Dwellings, Dual Occupancies, Secondary Dwellings, Indoor Sport and Recreation (gyms & recovery centres), Subdivisions & more.

We provide the best collective intelligence on all property development matters.

At Elevate we seek to provide the best combined advice and intellect for small to large projects and create a better development experience tailored to the client needs.

Elevate herald strong property roots and experience and have a team of property heavy weights that are leading experts in town planning, project management and development management.

Working With Us

Working with our connected team will ensure a successful project completion no matter the size.

End-to-End Approach

Elevate provides an end-to-end approach for all aspects of urban planning, design and property development. We track and manages your projects from inception through to completion with our in-house team.

Multi-disciplinary / One Stop

Elevates approach is to provide a one stop shop to set you up for success with ongoing management of the project from inception, feasibility, design, planning approvals, detailed design and construction

Client Centred

Elevate is a consultancy firm based on results, value and outcomes. We embrace transparency across the entire organisation. Our guiding ethos is - Integrity, Communication and Professionalism. Rich culture with young likeminded team players.

Decades of Experience

Over a decade of project experience on small to complex projects in both the public and private sector. We have well established industry connections and networks.

We collaborate with clients, stakeholders, investors, developers, builders and a provide a diverse project team, setting specific goals to ensure a successful process from design conception through to construction.