DAC Planning Pty Ltd Town Planning is based at Tweed Heads South in Northern NSW. Established in 2000, our firm offers professional services in Statutory Planning, Strategic Planning and Project Coordination.

DAC has established a sound reputation within the development industry for achieving high quality, positive and sustainable outcomes for a wide range of development projects. A key element for our firm’s continued success is maintaining a high level of personalised customer service for both small and large developers, state and local government. We are confident that we can assist you in achieving similar outcomes in an efficient, sustainable and timely manner to meet your project requirements.



Principal Town Planner | Director

Darryl Anderson is the Principal and Sole Director of DAC Planning Pty Ltd which is based at Tweed Heads South in Northern NSW. DAC Planning Pty Ltd was established in 2000 and offers professional services in Statutory Planning, Strategic Planning and Project Co-ordination.

Darryl has over 50 years experience in the planning and development industry, (5 years in surveying and civil construction, 25 years service in NSW Local Government, including10 years as Manager of Subdivisions at Tweed Shire Council) and 22 years as Director and Principal Town Planner of DAC Planning Pty Ltd.

His expertise and experience in Statutory and Strategic planning and coordinating and managing multi-disciplinary teams for major development projects for both corporate and government clients is extensive. Darryl’s wealth of knowledge of local, state and federal planning systems and associated legislation has made him a sought after expert witness in the Land and Environment Court. Darryl is highly regarded in the planning industry and has a reliable, trustworthy and dependable reputation.

Highly regarded for his mediation and dispute resolution skills, Darryl prides himself on being able to produce and deliver properly made Development Applications, Planning Proposals and general advice, which result in environmentally sustainable, marketable, innovative and cost effective developments for his clients and the community alike.


DAC Planning Pty Ltd is a boutique Town Planning and Development Consultancy based in Northern New South Wales. At DAC our focus is to provide a high level of customer service, together with timely and positive outcomes for our clients. We deliver on these key commitments through our experience, knowledge and expertise gained over many years of practice. Our mission is to achieve timely, sustainable and commercially viable outcomes for our clients by way of a diligent, inclusive and innovative approach to problem solving.