Development Control

This service allows you to check the status of your development application.


Send an SMS with your Submission Reference ID in this format to 9699 9872.


Use this service to apply for planning permission to change the use of your property. All change of use applications are to be submitted electronically via LicenceOne. The processing fee for an application is $535 (inclusive of GST) and it generally takes about 10 working days to process. View step by step guide.


Use this service to renew the current use of your property. All renewal applications are to be submitted via LicenceOne. The application processing fees is $535 (inclusive of GST) and it generally takes about 10 working days. View step by step guide.


This service allows you to buy planning records like copies of approved plans in PDF, certified true copy of approved plans in hardcopy and certified true copy of Grant of Written Permission/Refusal of Written Permission in hardcopy.


Use this service to check the allowable and the last approved uses for all shophouses in Singapore. The information provided is based on the planning guidelines and records at the date of enquiry.


This service allows to you find out the approved use of a premises/unit in a building.


Use the URA SPACE map to find out who are the officers-in-charge of processing your application to change the use of your property.


This service allows you to search the electronic repository for information on all Written Permissions granted or rejected by URA from the year 2000 onwards. You may also download the decision notice.


Use this service if you want to register your private residential property for home office scheme. 


This service allows you to check the fee payable for development applications.


Use the URA SPACE map to find out who are the officers-in-charge. 


This service allows you to pay your fees for EDA submission online.


The EDA system allows you to submit planning applications (eg. New erection, additions & alterations, amendment to approved works) electronically.


Use this service to seek waiver of development control guidelines. You can make a request either before submitting a formal development application to URA (i.e. to seek specific waivers upfront) or in response to a planning condition imposed by URA (e.g. as part of Provisional Permission or Written Direction).

Before you submit a formal development application, you may use this service to pre-consult on the application of development guidelines on development proposals for specific site. This service will be useful if you wish to seek URA’s advice before finalising your detailed plans for your development proposal.

This service allows you to seek permission to extend a Provisional Permission (PP) or Written Permission (WP) granted earlier.


This service allows you to apply for a planning permission to demolish buildings, carry out earthworks or home improvement works inside or outside your home.


This service allows you to test out a proposed land use, plot ratio or building height of a property before you decide whether or not to proceed with formal application.


This service allows you to get information on the latest planning decision and the current Master Plan zoning for properties.


The Development Charge (DC) Sector Map service is a map service that allows users to find out the DC Sector number and rates (from 1st Mar 2014 onwards) of a particular site.


This service allows you to apply for a new name for a street that does not have an approved name yet.


This service allows you to apply to change an existing name of a building/estate.


This service allows you to apply for a new name for multiple streets that do not have an approved name yet.


This service allows you to apply for a new name for a building/estate that does not have an approved name yet.


This service allows you to withdraw an approved building/estate name. 


This service allows you to find out the status of your street or building/estate name application. 


This service allows you to search for approved street name or building/estate name.