Adding value and delivering outcomes since 1997

HDB Town Planning & Design is a multidisciplinary consultancy specialising in the provision of planning and land development services. As a firm, we have been contributing to the growth of the Newcastle, the Hunter Region, and throughout New South Wales since 1997.

Public and private clients have relied on our professional advice for projects ranging from duplex development through to large scale urban release areas and new town’s projects. Our expansive skillset, comprehensive network, and value-add mindset drive us to provide workable solutions that are cost-effective, no matter how complex or challenging the site is.

We are “Putting the pieces together” by providing a Development and Planning Service with Professionalism and Integrity

Town Planning

HDB’s impressive portfolio is built on experience, and a foundation of cost-effective solutions delivered by our multi-skilled experts.


Urban Design

HDB believe in and leverage placemaking placemaking principles that deliver win-win outcomes for our clients and the community and all relevant stakeholders.


Civil Engineering

HDB’s in-house expertise and flexible structure allow us to offer streamlined and targeted civil engineering solutions and services to our clients.


Stormwater Management & Drainage Design

HDB provides innovative and sustainable stormwater solutions for small to large scale projects.



HDB provides a full range of planning, urban design, building design, feasibility, engineering, stormwater/flooding and bushfire services.



HDB Town Planning and Design are proud to continue working with Greencapital to deliver on the vision for Weemala at the Lake. An online portal has been developed to facilitate the lodgement of applications to the Design Review Panel.


Value-Added Planning Services Through Considered Design

The flexible structure of HDB Town Planning and Design allows for the provision of cost-effective, professional services to all our clients.

Our small, integrated team provides the opportunity for intelligent and considered design right from the project’s inception – saving you time and money.

Our commitment to the provision of premium quality services starts with a free initial consultation. You can be sure your project is a good fit for our team before you spend a cent with HDB.

About HDB

HDB specialises in identifying and achieving outcomes for clients with challenging sites. With strong working relationships across all the statutory authorities and a network of specialist sub-consultants, HDB’s highly qualified and experienced team is ideally placed to add-value in the realisation of your project.

HDB is a long-established land development consultancy built around community values. We value and nurture the relationships we build with our clients, as well as the projects we undertake. By taking professional pride in each of our projects, we ensure the provision of premium quality advice and services are built into our firm’s culture.

Our strong team comprises industry professionals whose breadth and depth of experience across both governmental and the private sector is formidable. Together, we have more than 100 years’ experience in private and public sector planning, design, engineering, and project delivery.

No project is too big or too small for HDB.