3. Assistance with Council Submissions With any landscaping project, there are certain protocols that need to be followed and a qualified landscape designer will understand that local and state government legislation. This is something that may be overlooked by the resident. “Part of our expertise is in navigating through council codes and bylaws. We advise clients accordingly if the things they want to do to their site are going to require approval or not. We are qualified to prepare plans that will meet council standards for the submission.” – Rory.