Accessing and reading documents
Opening PDF Files
This website often uses PDF (Portable Document Format) files, also known as Adobe files to make publications available online. To open, print and/or save these files, you will need to use Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not already have this tool, you can download it for free from Adobe.
Download Adobe Acrobat Reader
Opening Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint files
This site sometimes uses Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint to make files created in these programs available online. If you do not have these programs on your computer, you can download readers that will allow you to view these documents.
Download Microsoft Word Viewer
Download Microsoft Excel Viewer
Download Microsoft Powerpoint Viewer
Printed copies of documents
If you would like us to send you a printed copy of any document on this site, please contact us to request it from the relevant area within DPCD.
Accessibility of this website
The Department of Planning and Community Development strives to create online resources that are accessible to all. This website has been designed to meet Level AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0 of the W3C (World-Wide Web Consortium).
The Department of Planning and Community Development is committed to further reviewing and improving the accessibility of our websites. If you have accessibility issues or feedback, please feel welcome to contact us.