8 August 2013

Consulting the Community

Planning Proposal to rezone Lot 201 DP 801533, 36 Argyle Street, South Windsor NSW 2756

Hawkesbury City Council is exhibiting a planning proposal affecting Lot 201, DP 801533, 36 Argyle Street, South Windsor.

The objectives of the planning proposal are to:

* Rezone the subject land from RE2 Private Recreation to IN2 Light Industrial under the provisions of Hawkesbury Local Environmental 2012.
* Allow future development of part of the land which is surplus to the needs of the South Windsor RSL Club (Club) for industrial purposes.
* Enable the Club to sell that part of the land to finance planned alterations and additions to the existing club premises in order to provide an improved facility for its members.
* Ensure the zoning of part of Mileham Street, which abuts the site, is consistent with the current IN2 Light Industrial zoning of the road to the northeast of the land

The planning proposal and other supporting documentation are on public exhibition 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday at the Council offices, 366 George Street, Windsor for the period Friday 9 August 2013 to Monday 9 September 2013 and can also be viewed on Council’s website www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au.

Interested persons are invited to inspect the planning proposal and other supporting documentation. Written submissions concerning the provisions in the planning proposal may be made to Council throughout the abovementioned exhibition period. Submissions should be referenced “LEP89001/12” and 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 throughout the exhibition period.

The last day for the receipt of submissions is Monday 9 September 2013.

Please note confidentiality is not available to respondents. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report or forwarded to the proponent where it may help to resolve issues raised in the submission. Information (including copies of submissions) may also be released in accordance with Council’s Access to Information policy.

Any comments about this proposal 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 1988. The inclusion of personal information with your submission is voluntary. However, if not provided Council will not be able to contact you about the proposal. The information will be stored in Council''s electronic records system and paper files. For your protection, Council recommends that you do not include defamatory comments in your submission.

Submissions are balanced with Council''s statutory obligations, the rights of the proponent and the public interest. Council must consider any submissions made before it decides whether to proceed with or abandon a proposal.

Under Section 147(5) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (the Act), any person who makes a submission to Council is 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. This statement is available from Council.

The Minister for Planning and Infrastructure delegated plan making functions to Council under Section 59 of the Act in October 2012, and the ‘Gateway Determination’ in respect of the planning proposal received from the Department of Planning and Infrastructure authorised to use this delegation to make the plan.
If you have any enquiries please contact Karu Wijayasinghe, Senior Land Use Strategic Planner on (02) 4560 4546.

Proposed Amendments to the Code of Meeting Practice  - JR 0554

Proposed amendments to Council’s Code of Meeting Practice are on public exhibition until 15 August 2013 and may be viewed on Council’s website at www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au or at Council’s office. For further information on the proposed amendments to the Code of Meeting Practice, please contact Council’s Manager Corporate Services and Governance on (02) 4560 4444 or attention email enquiries accordingly to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au.

Written comments on the proposed amendments to the Code of Meeting Practice are invited and should be addressed to the General Manager, Hawkesbury City Council, PO Box 146, Windsor NSW 2756 or can be faxed to (02) 4587 7740 or emailed to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au. Written comments also close on 15 August 2013. Council will consider all submissions at a subsequent Council meeting.

Should you lodge a submission, it will be considered, along with any other submissions received. As such, any submission may be included in Council’s Meeting Business Paper and your submission, including any personal information, is accessible to the public upon written application, subject to Council’s Privacy Management Plan and the Government Information (Public Access) Act. 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.

Development Applications 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.

Council Meetings


Tuesday 13 Ordinary 6.30PM

Tuesday 27 Ordinary 6.30PM

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