29 December 2011

Consulting the Community

Draft Wilberforce Subdivision & 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.

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 the 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.

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