NOTICE OF PUBLIC EXHIBITION

27 Sep 2018 5:15 PM -

Draft Wentworth Shire Council Section 7.12 Development Contributions Plan

Draft Section 64 Development Servicing Plan No 1 – Water Supply and Sewerage Services

Draft Section 64 Development Servicing Plan No 2 – Stormwater Infrastructure


The above mentioned Plans are currently on public exhibition.

 

The primary purposes of the Wentworth Shire Council Section 7.12 Development Contributions Plan are:

a)      to authorise the imposition of a condition on certain development consents and complying development certificates requiring the payment of a contribution pursuant to Section 7.12 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.

b)      to assist council to provide the appropriate public facilities which are required to maintain and enhance amenity and service delivery within the area

c)       to publicly identify the purposes for which the levies are required.

 

The primary purposes of the Section 64 Development Servicing Plan No 1 – Water Supply and Sewerage Services are:

a)      provide an administrative framework under which specific water and sewerage infrastructure is provided, land acquired and easements created to allow development within the defined area;

b)      to authorise the Council to impose conditions under Section 64 of the Local Government Act 1993 when granting consent to development on land to which this plan applies;

c)       ensure that the pre-development community is not financially burdened by the provision of water and sewerage infrastructure, acquisition of land or creation of easements as a result of this development; and

d)      enable the Council to be both publicly and financially accountable in its assessment and administration of the servicing plan.

 

The primary purposes of the Section 64 Development Servicing Plan No 2 – Stormwater Infrastructure are:

a)      provide an administrative framework under which specific stormwater infrastructure is provided, land acquired and easements created to allow development within the defined area;

b)      to authorise the Council to impose conditions under Section 64 of the Local Government Act 1993 when granting consent to development on land to which this plan applies;

c)       ensure that the pre-development community is not financially burdened by the provision of stormwater infrastructure, acquisition of land or creation of easements as a result of this development; and

d)      enable the Council to be both publicly and financially accountable in its assessment and administration of the servicing plan.

  

The exhibition documents will be on display from 28 September 2018 to 28 October 2018 at the following locations (during normal operating hours for each facility):

  • Wentworth Shire Civic Centre, 61 Darling Street, Wentworth
  • Council’s Libraries located at:

                        Millie Street, Dareton

                        Midway Centre, 6 Midway Drive, Buronga


All interested persons are invited to inspect the exhibition documents and make written submissions (email is acceptable). If an objection is made, the grounds of objection must be specified in the submission. Any submissions may be made public unless a request to withhold is made. Any enquiries regarding the exhibition documents should be directed to the Customer Service area by phoning (03) 5027 5027 or email: council@wentworth.nsw.gov.au.

 

Submissions must be received by 2pm, Friday 30 October 2018.




KEN ROSS

ACTING GENERAL MANAGER