10 October 2019

Consulting the Community

Exhibition of Draft Kurmond - Kurrajong Investigation Area Structure Plan 2019

Council at its Ordinary Meeting on 10 September 2019 resolved to place on exhibition a Draft Structure Plan for the Kurmond - Kurrajong Investigation Area.

The Draft Kurmond Kurrajong Investigation Area Structure Plan 2019 (the Structure Plan) is a comprehensive study of the Kurmond - Kurrajong Investigation Area and provides a framework to guide land use planning.

The aim of the Structure Plan is to ensure reasonable opportunities are identified for rural living, whilst ensuring that the local environmental values, biodiversity, scenic, landscape and rural character of the area is maintained. The Structure Plan will also provide greater certainty and confidence for property owners, developers and other investors about development in the Investigation Area.

The objectives of the Structure Plan is to:

  • Provide rural living opportunities in close proximity to existing Kurrajong and Kurmond neighbourhood centres that will maintain and protect the significant biodiversity, landscape, scenic and rural character of the area;
  • Prevent subdivision development and land use that would have adverse implications on the quality of groundwater and surface water resources in the Investigation Area;
  • Ensure that subdivisions and development comply with the current standards for fire management and protection of people, biodiversity and property and
  • Protect the visual landscape, amenity and rural character of the Investigation Area.

The Structure Plan and supporting documentation is on public exhibition from Friday 27 September to Thursday 7 November 2019, 8:30am to 5pm at Council’s Administration Building, 366 George Street, Windsor and may be also be viewed on Council’s website at www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au

If you would like to make a submission, Council will receive these, in writing, addressed to the General Manager, Hawkesbury City Council, PO Box 146, Windsor NSW 2756, by fax to (02) 4587 7740 or by email to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au or by completing an online submission via Your Hawkesbury Your Say www.yourhawkesbury-yoursay.com.au up to close of business on Thursday 7 November 2019. Council will consider all submissions received at a subsequent Council Meeting.

Should you lodge a submission, it will be considered, along with any other submissions received and may be included in Council’s meeting business paper. Your submission, including any personal information, is accessible by any person upon written application, subject to Council’s Privacy Management Plan and the Government Information (Public Access) Act, 2009. The inclusion of personal information in your submission is voluntary but, if not provided, may affect consideration of the submission. The information will ultimately be stored in Council’s records system.

Should you have any enquiries with respect to this matter, please contact Council's Manager, Strategic Planning on (02) 4560 4444 or attention email enquiries to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au.

Council Meetings

October

Tuesday 29 Ordinary 6.30PM

November

Tuesday 12 Ordinary 6.30PM

Development Applications Recently Determined

The Development Consents, Complying Development Certificates, Section 4.55 Modifications and Section 8.2 Reviews recently determined.
Notice under Section 4.59 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, the following Development Consents, Complying Development Certificates, Section 4.55 Modifications and Section 8.2 Reviews were determined by Council.

  • DA0170/19-98 Windsor Street, RICHMOND -Dual Occupancy (Detached) - Demolition of Existing Structures and Construction of Detached Dual Occupancy-Withdrawn
  • DA0190/19-35 Ham Street, SOUTH WINDSOR -Dwelling House - Demolition of Part of Existing Structures, Alterations and Additions to Existing Dwelling, Construction of Garage and Swimming Pool-Approved
  • DA0252/19-18 Eden Circuit, PITT TOWN -Dwelling House-Approved
  • DA0261/19-104 Yobarnie Avenue, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House-Approved
  • DA0289/19-2 Plains Road, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House-Approved
  • DA0294/19-The Terrace, WINDSOR -Removal of One Tree and Pruning of One Tree-Approved
  • DA0301/19-8 Observation Close, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House-Approved
  • DA0302/19-140 Yobarnie Avenue, NORTH RICHMOND -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Retaining Walls-Approved
  • DA0303/19-135 Yobarnie Avenue, NORTH RICHMOND -Dwelling House-Approved
  • DA0309/19-9 Farmhouse Avenue, PITT TOWN -Structure Ancillary to Dwelling - Swimming Pool-Approved
  • DA0332/19-29 Bosworth Street, RICHMOND -Tree Removal-Approved
  • S960022/19-54 Hawkesbury Street, PITT TOWN -Modification of Development Consent No.DA0102/17 - Retaining Wall Adjacent to Swimming Pool-Approved
  • S960053/19-5 Barnett Street, PITT TOWN -Modification of Development Consent No.DA0202/19 - Design Amendments-Approved
  • S82A0003/19-74 Pitt Street, RICHMOND -Review of Determination of DA0306/18 - Dwelling House - Retrospective Use of Alterations and Additions-Approved

The Development Consents, Complying Development Certificates, Section 4.55 Modifications and Section 8.2 Reviews are available for public inspections, without charge, at Council’s Administration Building, 366 George Street, Windsor. Office hours are 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Positions Vacant

IS016CM

Landfill Operator Solid Waste Management

WHS Work Safety Officer

Please see www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au for details.

Development Proposal

Lot 11 DP 32307,141 Hanckel Road OAKVILLE NSW 2765

Hawkesbury City Council has received a development application for Earthworks - Construction of a Water Storage Facility and Reduction of Capacity of Existing Water Storage Facility at the above property. The applicant is Colin Jones. Hawkesbury City Council is the consent authority.

The development application and supporting information will be on public exhibition for the period 10 October 2019 to 24 October 2019. All plans and details may be inspected between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday, at Council's Administration Building, 366 George Street, Windsor.

During the exhibition period any person may make a submission in writing to Council in relation to the development application, quoting reference DA0340/19. Where a submission by way of objection is made, the grounds for objection are to be specified in the submission. Should you lodge a submission, your views will be taken into account as part of our assessment and a reply will be forwarded to you when the application is determined.

Please note that confidentiality is not available to objectors. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report or forwarded to the applicant where it may help to resolve design or operational problems. Information (including copies of submissions) may also be released in accordance with Council Policy for Access to Information.

Under Section 10.4(5) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, any person who makes a submission to Council is required to disclose any political donation or gift. Any submission made is to be accompanied by a Political Donation and Gift Disclosure Statement. This statement is available from Hawkesbury City Council.

If you have any concerns about the proposal, it is suggested that you speak with the assessing officer so that all aspects may be fully discussed. Matters such as privacy, overshadowing and impact on adjoining owners are a normal part of our assessment.

Enquiries: Nicholas Powers (02) 4560 4539.

Integrated Development Proposal

Lot 5 DP 21482, 22 Thorley Street SOUTH WINDSOR NSW 2756

Hawkesbury City Council has received a development application for Landscape Materials Supplies - Change of Use to Landscape Material Supplies, Construction of Storage Bays and Signage at the above property. The applicant is Australian Growing Solutions Pty Ltd. Hawkesbury City Council is the consent authority.

The proposed development is defined as integrated development under Section 4.46 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 because an approval under the Water Management Act 2000 is required. The approval body is the Department of Industry - Natural Resource Access Regulator.

The development application and supporting information will be on public exhibition for the period 10 October 2019 to 7 November 2019. All plans and details may be inspected between 8:30am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday, at Council's Administration Office, 366 George Street, Windsor.

During the exhibition period any person may make a submission in writing to Council in relation to the development application, quoting reference DA0381/19. Where a submission by way of objection is made, the grounds for objection are to be specified in the submission. Should you lodge a submission, your views will be taken into account as part of our assessment and a reply will be forwarded to you when the application is determined.

Please note that confidentiality is not available to objectors. The details of any submissions may be included in a Council report or forwarded to the applicant where it may help to resolve design or operational problems. Information (including copies of submissions) may also be released in accordance with Council Policy for Access to Information.

If you have any concerns about the proposal, it is suggested that you speak with the assessing officer so that all aspects may be fully discussed.

Enquiries: William Pillon on (02) 4560 4424.

Public Notices

Code of Meeting Practice - JR 0554

At its meeting on 10 September 2019, Council resolved to place an amended Code of Meeting Practice, based on the Model Code, on public exhibition in accordance with the Local Government Act 1993, and seek submissions for any amendments to the draft Code of Meeting Practice.

In accordance with that decision, Council’s Draft Code of Meeting Practice is placed on public exhibition until Friday, 18 October 2019 and may be viewed on Council’s website at www.hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au or at Council’s Administration Building, 366 George Street, Windsor. For further information, please contact Council’s Manager Corporate Services and Governance on (02) 4560 4444 or attention email enquiries accordingly to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au.

If you would like to make a submission, Council will receive these, in writing, addressed to the General Manager, Hawkesbury City Council, PO Box 146, Windsor NSW 2756, by fax to (02) 4587 7740 or by email to council@hawkesbury.nsw.gov.au up to close of business on Friday, 1 November 2019. Council will consider all submissions received at a subsequent Council Meeting.

Should you lodge a submission, it will be considered, along with any other submissions received and may be included in Council’s meeting business paper. Your submission, including any personal information, is accessible by any person upon written application, subject to Council’s Privacy Management Plan and the Government Information (Public Access) Act, 2009. The inclusion of personal information in your submission is voluntary but, if not provided, may affect consideration of the submission. The information will ultimately be stored in Council’s records system.

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