Appointment of a Consultant to prepare Planning Scheme Amendment documents
A Consultant was appointed to prepare the Planning Scheme Amendment documents. This includes the preparation of an Explanatory Report, Instruction Sheet, Planning Scheme Maps and Ordinance changes.
Council approved amendment request
Council approved the amendment request and enabled Council officers to proceed with the amendment.
Minister authorised preparation of the amendment
The Minister for Planning must give Council permission (authorisation) to proceed and consult on the draft Planning Scheme Amendment to ensure the flood studies are implemented into the Planning Scheme.
Public exhibition of Flood Amendment
17 November - 20 December 2022
Amendment c81hors is on public exhibition during these dates. The community and impacted land owners can make submissions to the Amendment either through email, in person, post or via Council's online submission form.
Council considers submissions and determines if a panel is needed
December 2022 - February 2023
If no panel is required, Council decides whether to adopt or abandon the amendment (Early 2023). If a panel is required, panel hearing dates will be set to consider submissions (Mid 2023). From here, Council will decide whether to adopt or abandon the amendment (Mid-Late 2023).
Minister for Planning makes decision on the Amendment
From here, the Minister for Planning decides whether to approve or abandon the amendment.