3 March 2011

Community Information

Draft Community Banner Poles Policy on Public Exhibition

The draft Community Banner Poles Policy will be placed on Public Exhibition for a period of 28 days for community information and consideration.

This Policy outlines the permitted uses and management of the Banner Poles at various locations in the Hawkesbury.

Copies can be viewed at the following locations:
* Council Offices, 366 George Street, Windsor
* Hawkesbury Central Library at Windsor and Richmond Library
* Online on Council’s website

How to have you say
The community is invited to provide comment on the exhibited policy via written submissions sent to Council by any of the methods listed below by close of business, Thursday 31 March 2011.

By mail: PO Box 146, Windsor NSW 2756
By fax: 4587 7740
By email: council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

Please be advised that comments about the Draft Community Banner Poles may contain information that is personal information, such as information that identifies you, etc, for the purposes of the Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act.

The purpose of collecting this information is to assist Council in obtaining the views of the community regarding this matter. The information may also be made available to third parties in accordance with the relevant legislation.

The submission of personal information with your comments is voluntary but, if not provided, may affect consideration of such comments. The information will ultimately be stored in Council''s records system.

Re-opening of the Wilberforce Cemetery for Burials – New Fees and Charges

Following the recent upgrade of Wilberforce Cemetery, Council resolved to approve the re-opening of Wilberforce Cemetery for burials and that the proposed fees and charges for the Wilberforce Cemetery be placed on public exhibition for a period of 28 days. The proposed fees include:

Description Proposed - Fees & Charges
D5.1 Plot Fees
D5.1.1 Adult Plot $1000.00
D5.1.2 Child / Infant Plot - where casket is less than 1.1m in length (single depth only) $500.00
D5.2 First interment
D5.2.1 Adult $850.00
D5.2.2 Burial of infant - where casket is less than 1.1m in length $535.00
D5.2.3 Monumental Headstone POA
D5.2.4 Perpetual Maintenance $500.00
D5.3 Second interment
D5.3.1 Re-opening of grave for second internment $850.00
D5.3.2 Additional inscription on Monumental Headstone POA
D5.4 Associated Fees
D5.4.1 Interments after 2.30pm on weekdays $213.00
D5.4.2 Interments on weekends/public holidays $500.00
D5.4.3 Administration fee for relinquishing/reversing purchase of cemetery plots 10% of plot cost + GST
D5.4.4 Placement of War Office plaque at Wilberforce Cemetery $52.00
D5.5 Columbarium Walls
D5.5.1 Niche in Columbarium $423.00

The community is invited to provide comment on the new fees and charges via written submissions sent to Council by any of the methods listed below by 31 March 2011:
* By mail: PO Box 146, Windsor, NSW 2756
* By fax: 4587 7740
* By email: council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

Please note reference ‘Wilberforce Cemetery Fees and Charges’ at the top of your document. For any enquiries regarding the new fees, please contact Manager, Parks and Recreation on 4560 4507.

Please be advised that comments about the ‘Wilberforce Lawn Cemetery Fees and Charges’ may contain information that is personal information, such as information that identifies you, etc, for the purposes of the privacy and Personal Information Protection Act.

The purpose of collecting this information is to assist Council in obtaining the views of the community regarding this matter. The information may also be made available to third parties in accordance with the relevant legislation.

The submission of personal information with your comments is voluntary but, if not provided, may affect consideration of such comments. The information will ultimately be stored in Council’s records system.


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Development Application Recently Determined

Notice under Section 101 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, the following Development Consents were determined by Council.

>>> View applications

The development consents are available for public inspection, without charge, at Council Offices. Office hours are 8.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday.


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300 George Street WINDSOR Ph 4560 4441
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