Request a certificate online
Certificates can be requested online.
- There is a statutory fee of $85.00 payable for each Section 603 certificate. GST is not applicable.
- If you require a copy of the certificate to be faxed to you or require a certificate urgently, there is an additional fee of $36.50 per certificate payable.
- If you require a refund of the Section 603, an administration fee of $29 will apply. Council can only refund if the Certificate has not been issued.
The usual processing time for a Section 603 certificate is 5 days from the date of receipt and payment. The certificate may be ordered online, through the mail, or over the counter at Council’s Administration Centre.
You can also request a Section 603 certificate by filling out a Section 603 Certificate application (PDF, 156KB) and posting it with a cheque to:
Cumberland City Council
16 Memorial Avenue
Merrylands NSW 2160
If you are purchasing a property you may also want an Outstanding Notice Certificate - Section 735A (PDF, 59KB) for Outstanding Notices/Orders.