Drafting + Council Approval Services

22+ Years of local experience

399+ Successful projects completed

Drafting Help has assisted hundreds of clients across Sydney since 2005 including private residence owners and local businesses.

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Elevating Standards and Expertise

Drafting Help offers our clients an ‘All in One’ service that takes them from initial concept to the completed development. Get help with development costs before you lodge your plans.

As a member of the Building Designers Association of Australia, we’re dedicated to top-quality design and drafting services. Our accreditation highlights our commitment to innovative, professional solutions, ensuring excellence for our clients.

Chartered Member of Building Designers Association of Australia

Our Services

Drafting Help services the Northern Beaches, North Shore and Eastern Suburbs of Sydney. We supply the following expert residential drafting services to get your design project underway quickly and efficiently.

Over 20 years crafting detailed residential designs in Sydney, blending local insights with global standards for full council compliance.

Expertise in tailored house plans that reflect lifestyle and budget, focusing on comfort and seamless council approval processes.

Specializing in integrating renovations with existing Sydney homes, enhancing value and functionality, with comprehensive services from planning to approval.

Designing practical, aesthetically pleasing granny flats in Sydney, tailored to property style with complete handling from concept to council approval.

Drafting Help

About Us

We have unique expertise in the areas of both drafting and council approval and have been operating since 2005. Drafting Help has assisted hundreds of clients across Sydney including private residence owners and local businesses.

Drafting Help: Your Personalised Northern Beaches & North Shore Draftsman Partner

Imagine stepping into your dream home, perfectly tailored to your lifestyle and nestled on the stunning Northern Beaches or North Shore of Sydney. Drafting Help, your local team of dedicated residential draftsmen, can turn that dream into a reality. We go beyond just creating plans; we become your partner in the exciting journey of building your ideal space.

What Makes Drafting Help Different?

  • Experienced Draftsman, Exceptional Results: Our team boasts extensive experience in residential drafting. We combine technical expertise with a keen eye for detail, ensuring your plans are not only accurate but also functional and aesthetically pleasing.
  • Local Knowledge, Streamlined Process: As specialists in the Northern Beaches and North Shore, we have a deep understanding of the specific building codes and regulations in each area. This local knowledge translates to a smoother development application process, saving you time and frustration.
  • Collaborative Approach, Your Vision Realised: We believe in open communication and collaboration. We’ll work closely with you throughout the entire project, incorporating your ideas and addressing your concerns at every stage. We want the final plans to be a true reflection of your vision.
  • Clear Communication, Informed Decisions: We understand that drafting can feel overwhelming. That’s why clear communication is paramount. We’ll explain complex concepts in an easy-to-understand manner, ensuring you’re fully informed and involved in every step of the process.

Our Comprehensive Draftsman Services:

  • Concept Drafts: Let’s brainstorm! We’ll translate your initial ideas into draft sketches and floor plans, giving you a visual starting point for your dream home.
  • Detailed Construction Drafts: Our meticulous construction drafts provide a clear and accurate roadmap for builders, ensuring a smooth and efficient construction process.
  • Development Application (DA) Drafts: Don’t navigate the complexities of council approvals alone. Our experienced draftsmen will handle all the DA drafting aspects, guiding you through the process with expertise and confidence.
  • Complying Development Certificate (CDC) Drafts: Looking for a simpler approval process for a smaller project? We can help you obtain the necessary CDC with complete and accurate draft submissions, saving you time and resources.

Let’s Build Your Dream Together!

Contact Drafting Help today for a free consultation. Our friendly and experienced local draftsman will discuss your project, answer your questions in detail, and provide valuable insights throughout the entire drafting process. Together, we’ll transform your vision into a beautiful and functional reality.

We service all suburbs across the Northern Beaches and North Shore, including but not limited to:

  • Manly
  • Brookvale
  • Dee Why
  • Newport
  • Collaroy
  • Palm Beach
  • Avalon
  • Forestville
  • Frenchs Forest
  • Mosman
  • Cremorne
  • Neutral Bay
  • Lane Cove

Let the Numbers Speak for Themselves

As the leading residential drafting service on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, we’ve successfully completed hundreds DA’s and CDC’s in the area. Our high standing in Google reviews speaks to our commitment to excellence.

22+ Years of local experience

399+ DA`S and CDC` completed

589+ Happy Clients

Drafting Help DMC Northern Beaches

Projects Gallery

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What our clients say

Discover the exceptional service and professionalism of Drafting Help. Our commitment to meeting client needs is reflected in the positive feedback we receive, highlighting our core values of expertise, reliability, and customer satisfaction.

"Outstanding Service Across Two Projects"

Samantha Selby

"Exemplary Support from Start to Finish"

Patrick Flaherty

"Professional and Reliable for Granny Flat Plans and Approvals"

Peter Stewart

"Timely, Professional, and Stress-Free Renovation Plans"

Maxine Fernandez

"Surpassed Expectations with Expertise and Attentiveness"

Andrew Holder

Drawing Packages

Drafting Help offer Fixed Cost Drawing Packages, tailored for various residential alterations and additions, aligned with council requirements. Each package includes essential drawings for your development application, featuring 3D renderings at no extra cost and revisions of your drawing to ensure a seamless process.

Visualise the development Concept Drawing

Getting builders quotes, a visual picture and an idea of the budget involved.

Single Storey Full DA Drawing


Lodging DA to council / Private Certifier.

*All drawings include existing and proposed views.

Double Storey Full DA Drawing

Lodging DA to council / Private Certifier.

*All drawings include existing and proposed views.

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