Who we Serve

So far we have helped over 800 Blue Mountains property owners to achieve council approval.


Property Owners

Council approval for your house.

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Business Owners

How to get council approval for your business premesis.

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Achieve your portfolio's potential.

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How to get council approval for your business premesis.

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Established in 1996, we are the most respected town planning consultancy in the Blue Mountains. Fragar Planning & Development specialises in helping people like you achieve council approval from Blue Mountains City Council. We are Certified Town Planners by the Planning Institute of Australia and the only Certified Planners in the Blue Mountains.

Max Fragar, principal consultant, was director of planning at Blue Mountains City Council before starting a private consultancy in 1996. Since then we have grown our team to over five town planners who help individuals and businesses navigate the approval process with Blue Mountains Council.

We have old fashioned family values and our head office in Leura reflects the values of being located within a world heritage listed Blue Mountains. Our integrity, passion and ‘can do’ mindset help us to overcome the challenges and stress of dealing with planning rules so that our clients can achieve the ambitions they have for their property.

Reasons to give our town planners a call today

  • Certified - Being the only Certified Practicing Planner in the Blue Mountains, our professional standards bring confidence to our clients.
  • Insiders Knowledge - Max Fragar worked for Blue Mountains City Council for over 20 years, including being Director of Town Planner.
  • Breadth of Experience - Successfully achieved over 500 approvals from Blue Mountains City Council in the Blue Mountains.
  • In the Media - Regularly featured in the Blue Mountains Gazette and on ABC 702. Our general manager is an Australian Best Selling property author.
  • Long Standing Family Business - Established since 1996 our family has lived in the Blue Mountains for over 40 years.
  • Experienced Team - Our team includes town planners, draftsmen, architects and ex council staff.