15 December 2011

Consulting the Community

Draft Wilberforce Subdivision and Development Policy

Council has prepared draft policy relating to subdivision and development within the residential zoned land of Wilberforce.

The purpose of this draft policy is to guide decision making on applications for subdivision and development in the residential zoned area of Wilberforce village as covered by the Priority Sewerage Program. In particular the policy proposes minimum lot sizes for subdivision and gives priority for certain types of residential, community or emergency facilities.

The draft policy and supporting documentation is on public exhibition during the hours of 8.30am and 5.00pm at the Council offices, 366 George Street, Windsor for the period Friday 16 December 2011 to Monday 30 January 2012. The draft amendments and supporting documentation can also be viewed on Council's website at www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au.

Interested persons are invited to inspect the draft policy and supporting documentation. Written submissions will be received by Council throughout the exhibition period with the final day for submissions being 30 January 2012. Submissions can be posted to Hawkesbury City Council, PO Box 146, WINDSOR NSW 2756, faxed to (02) 4587 7740, or emailed to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au. Please note that submissions received by Council may be made public.

Under Section 147(5) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, any person who makes a submission to Council may be required to disclose any political donation or gift. Where relevant a Political Donation and Gift Disclosure Statement is to accompany any submission lodged with Council.

Enquiries should be made to Matthew Owens, Director City Planning (02) 4560 4540.

Development Applications Recently Determined

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

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


Request for Proposal for Preparation of Review of Environmental Factors for navigation dredging of part of the Hawkesbury River - RFP No 00512

Proposals are sought for preparation of a Review of Environmental Factors (REF) for navigation dredging of part of the Hawkesbury River.

The Request for Proposal (RFP) documents are available at http://www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au/council/tenders-and-quotations or via email request to Council’s Senior Strategic Planner – Asset Management, Prayog Pradhan, prayog.pradhan@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

Submissions may only be submitted by the means described in the RFP documents and must be received by Tuesday, 24 January 2012 at 3pm. Late submissions will not be accepted.

Canvassing of Councillors in relation to this matter will automatically disqualify the applicant from the evaluation process.

For further information, please contact Council’s Senior Strategic Planner – Asset Management, Prayog Pradhan on 02 4560 4459.

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