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Documents on Public Exhibition

Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council recognises that community input is vital in order for proposals and projects to respond effectively to local needs and to succeed.

Council obtains this community input by placing plans and proposals on Public Exhibition and inviting community feedback. This process ensures that local residents, organisations and other stakeholders are informed about what is happening in the area and can have their say on the areas future.

To make your submission to Council, please to do so in writing to Council by the advertised submission date. Submissions may be:

  • Delivered to Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, Cootamundra Office corner Wallendoon and Cooper Streets Cootamundra
  • Delivered to Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, 255 Sheridan Street Gundagai
  • Posted to The Interim General Manager, Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, PO Box 420 Cootamundra. NSW 2590
  • Emailed to mail@cgrc.nsw.gov.au. If you choose to email your submission, please phone us if you do not receive any acknowledgement, in order to confirm that the email was received.

Current Documents on Exhibition

DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL

Section 79(1) (d) Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979

Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council has received a development application DA: 242/2017 in relation to the proposed expansion of an existing Waste Disposal Facility on land described as Lots 472 & 502 DP751421 & Lot 2 DP111917 and located at 303 Burra Road, Gundagai.

Applicant:                                     Martin Hay (MH Earthmoving Pty Ltd)

Consent Authority:                       Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council

Determining Authority:                Southern Region Joint Planning Panel

Description of Development Proposal: The proposed development is Designated Development as defined in Schedule 3 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 and is an expansion of an existing Waste Disposal Facility including:

  • Increase the rate of waste receival from 40,000 to 60,000 tonnes per annum;

  • Establish a new waste cell with a design capacity of approximately 730,000 tonnes, including partial over-tipping of existing cells 1 & 2;

  • Amendment of cells 1 & 2 final waste and capping levels;

  • Diversion of an existing unnamed gully; and

  • Other ancillary works as shown on the development plans that accompany this EIS.

     

    The development application and supporting documentation including Environmental Impact Statement may be inspected at Council’s Cootamundra and Gundagai offices during business hours 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday and on the council website: www.cgrc.nsw.gov.au a copy of the document may also be inspected at the office of the Department of Planning and Environment, 23-33 Bridge Street, Sydney.

    Any person may make a written submission to the Cootamundra-Gundagai Council concerning the development application and if a submission is by way of an objection, the grounds of the objection must be specified in the submission. Submissions will be made available to the Southern Region Joint Planning Panel and may be viewed by other persons with an interest in the application. Submissions should be accompanied by a signed Political Donations Disclosure Form and should be addressed to the General Manager. The period for Submissions will close at 5.00pm Monday 5 June 2017.

    The proposed development is Integrated Development and will require approvals from the following approval authorities:

    Environment Protection Authority:- General terms of Approval under the Protection of the Environment Operations Act.

    NSW DPI Office of Water:- Controlled Activity Approval - Water Management Act.

    Office of Environment & Heritage: Approval under the National Parks and Wildlife Act.

    Any person who makes a submission by way of an objection and is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant development consent may appeal to the Land and Environment Court.

    If the Planning Assessment Commission conducts a review, the Minister’s determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

    Further information may be obtained by contacting Council’s Environmental Services Department, Gundagai Office on 6944 0200.

     

    Ken Trethewey

    INTERIM GENERAL MANAGER

16056-EIS-Part-A-Rev2.0-Final-21Apr17.pdf

16056-EIS-Part-B-Rev2.0-Final-21Apr17.pdf


COOTAMUNDRA LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL PLAN 2013

PLANNING PROPOSAL

2016_CGREG_001_00

Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council has prepared a Planning Proposal to amend the Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013 (2016_CGREG_001_00).

The aim of the Planning Proposal is to amend the Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013 to clarify the permissible and prohibited land use tables of the IN3 – Heavy Industrial Zone and delete item 46 from Schedule 5 (Environmental Heritage).

The Planning Proposal will be on public exhibition at Council’s Cootamundra Office, corner Wallendoon and Cooper Streets, Cootamundra and the Gundagai Office, 255 Sheridan Street, Gundagai. The exhibition period is from Monday 20 February until Monday 27 March 2017 and can be viewed at either office during the hours of 9:00am to 5:00pm and is also available on the following link:

Planning Proposal

http://www.gundagai.nsw.gov.au/planning/local-environment-plan.aspx

http://www.cootamundra.nsw.gov.au/planning/planning-and-zoning/the-planning-process.aspx

Submissions

Submissions on the draft amendment to the Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013 are required to be made in writing and received at Council by 5:00 pm on Monday 27 March 2017. Submissions may be:

  • Delivered to Cootamundra Office, corner Wallendoon and Cooper Streets Cootamundra; or Gundagai Office 255 Sheridan Street, Gundagai; or
  • Posted to The Interim General Manager, Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, PO Box 420, Cootamundra NSW 2590; or
  • Emailed to mail@cgrc.nsw.gov.au.  If you choose to email your submission, please phone Council if you do not receive any acknowledgement, in order to confirm that the email has been received.

The Minister for Planning and Environment has issued an authorisation to exercise the functions of the Minister under Section 59 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, to Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, dated 23rd December 2016 in the making of this plan.

Enquiries

Further information regarding this matter can be obtained by contacting Council’s Development and Community Division on (02) 6940 2100.


Ken Trethewey

Interim General Manager


DRAFT CONTAMINATED LAND MANAGEMENT POLICY

The Draft Contaminated Land Management Policy is a generic policy document which has been created by the Project Officer Contaminated Land RAMROC/REROC. Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council has participated in the formulation of the document which aims to clarify how contaminated land is managed and dealt with in the development approval process.

The Draft Contaminated Land Management Policy will be on public exhibition at the Cootamundra Council’s Office, corner Wallendoon and Cooper Streets, Cootamundra and the Gundagai Council’s Office 255 Sheridan Street, Gundagai. The exhibition period is from Friday 3 March until Friday 31 March 2017 during the hours of 9:00am to 5:00pm and is also available on the following link:

http://www.cootamundra.nsw.gov.au/council/council-public-documents/documents-on-public-exhibition.aspx

http://www.gundagai.nsw.gov.au/council/documents-of-public-exhibition.aspx

Submissions

Submissions on the Draft Contaminated Land Management Policy are required to be made in writing and received at Council by 5:00 pm on Friday 31 March 2017. Submissions may be:

  • Delivered to Cootamundra Office, corner Wallendoon and Cooper Streets Cootamundra; or Gundagai Office 255 Sheridan Street, Gundagai;
  • Posted to The General Manager, Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council, PO Box 420, Cootamundra. NSW 2590.
  • Emailed to mail@cgrc.nsw.gov.au . If you choose to email your submission, please phone Council if you do not receive any acknowledgement, in order to confirm that the email has been received.

Enquiries

Further information regarding this matter can be obtained by contacting Council’s Development and Building Services Department on (02) 6940 2100.


Ken Trethewey

Interim General Manager

Recently Closed Documents

The following public exhibition documents have closed:

THE FORMER COOTAMUNDRA SHIRE COUNCIL PUBLIC NOTICE – PRESENTATION OF FINANCIAL STATEMENTS - PERIOD ENDED 12 MAY 2016

In accordance with Section 418(3) of the Local Government Act, 1993, Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council advises that the ordinary Council meeting to be held Monday 16 January 2017 will include the presentation of the audited financial statements and the auditor’s reports for the financial reporting period 1 July 2015 to 12 May 2016.


The-former-Cootamundra-Shire-Council-Financial-Statements-2015-16.pdf

Submissions closed: Monday 23 January 2017

THE FORMER GUNDAGAI SHIRE COUNCIL PUBLIC NOTICE – PRESENTATION OF FINANCIAL STATEMENTS - PERIOD ENDED 12 MAY 2016

In accordance with Section 418(3) of the Local Government Act, 1993, Cootamundra-Gundagai Regional Council advises that the ordinary Council meeting to be held Monday 16 January 2017 will include the presentation of the audited financial statements and the auditor’s reports for the financial reporting period 1 July 2015 to 12 May 2016.

The-former-Gundagai-Shire-Council-Financial-Statements-2015-16.pdf

Submissions closed: Monday 23 January 2017

DRAFT OPERATIONAL PLAN

The Draft Operational Plan includes Council’s budget and proposed fees and charges. The Plan will allow Gundagai Council to deliver on its commitments as outlined in each of the former Councils’ Delivery Program and Community Strategic Plan. The Draft Operational Plan is consistent with each of the former Council’s Draft Operational Plans and does not introduce any financial changes to residents and ratepayers.

Gundagai-Council-Operational-Plan-0.1.pdf

Submissions closed: Tuesday 19 July 2016

DRAFT CODE OF MEETING PRACTICE

The purpose of the Policy is to help Council run meetings in a way that contributes to good public decision-making, where decisions are based on sound and accurate information.

Code-of-Meeting-practice.pdf

Submissions closed: Friday 8th July 2016.

RE-ESTABLISHMENT OF ALCOHOL FREE ZONES

Council considered at its March 1st 2016 Engineering Services meeting to re-establish alcohol free zones in Parker Street between Mackay and O’Donnell Streets, Adams Street between Cooper Lane and Parker Street, Wallendoon Street between Parker Lane and Hovell Street, Hovell Street between Wallendoon and Mackay Streets, and in Hovell Lane between Wallendoon and Mackay Streets. 

Map

Submissions closed: 30 days from the date of this notice.

FINANCIAL AND AUDITORS STATEMENT YEAR ENDING 30 JUNE 2015

The business of the Council meeting held on Monday 16th November 2015 included the presentation of the audited financial statements and the auditors report for the year ending 30 June 2015.

Financial and Auditors Statement Year Ending 30 June 2015

Submissions closed: at 5pm Monday 23rd November 2015.

EXPENSES AND PROVISION OF FACILITIES FOR COUNCILLORS POLICY

The draft policy for the payment of expenses and provision of facilities to the Mayor and Councillors has been adopted for public exhibition and comment prior to final adoption by Council at its meeting on Monday 14 September 2015.

Expenses and Provision of Facilities for Councillors

Submissions closed: Friday 28th August 2015


COOTAMUNDRA LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL PLAN 2013

PLANNING PROPOSAL

Draft Amendment No. 4

Council has prepared a Planning Proposal to amend the Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013 (Draft Amendment No 4)

The aim of the Planning Proposal is to amend the Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013 to make livestock processing industries a permissible land use in the RU 1 Primary Production Zone.

Planning Proposal

Gateway Determination Amendment No 4

Cootamundra Local Environmental Plan 2013

Submissions closed: Monday 3rd August 2015


DRAFT AMENDMENT (CHAPTER 2 ‘RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT’) COOTAMUNDRA DEVELOPMENT CONTROL PLAN (DCP) 2013

The draft amendment to the DCP incorporates changes to existing and new inclusions of, technical design requirements and Council policies applicable to residential development in Cootamundra. The proposed amendments to the DCP are identified as red text in the public exhibition documents. 

Draft-Amended-(Chapter-2-Residential-Development)-DCP-2013.pdf

Submissions closed: Friday 21st August 2015

HARDEN AND COOTAMUNDRA SHIRE COUNCIL'S MERGER BUSINESS PLAN

An information package has been distributed to every household, and the business plan is available for viewing on the Council’s website, and in Council’s office.

Harden and Cootamundra Merger Business Plan

Submissions closed: 5th June 2015.

COOTAMUNDRA SHIRE COUNCIL INTEGRATED PLANNING DOCUMENTS

The set of integrated plans included:

  • Draft Operational Plan 2015-2016
  • Draft Delivery Program 2015-2019
  • Draft Long Term Financial Plan 2015-2025

Submissions closed: 9th June 2015.

KEEPING OF ANIMALS POLICY

Keeping of Animals Policy

Submissions closed: Friday 21st November 2014

EXPENSES AND PROVISION OF FACILITIES FOR COUNCILLORS POLICY

Expenses and Provision of Facilities for Councillors Policy

Submissions closed Monday 10th November 2014