Development Consent - 115 Fergusson Road, Lakesland

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Development Consent - 115 Fergusson Road, Lakesland

Closes: 24/04/2017 4:00pm

An application has been made for the consent of Council to the use of the following land:-

Property:                               115 Fergusson Road, Lakesland (Lot: 102 DP: 814652)
For the purposes of:            Modify Consent – Amended Plan (Change to Growing Area)
Applicant:                             Precise Planning
Consent Authority:               Wollondilly Shire Council

An application has been received by Wollondilly Shire Council under Section 96(2) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Amendment Act, 1979 to modify Development Consent No. I438/99 which consented to development described as Intensive Horticulture – Orchard. The Section 96(2) Modification seeks approval to amend the growing areas.

The Application is a form of Nominated Integrated Development under Clause 5(1)(b) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulations 2000. Approval for the proposed development is required from the Department of Primary Industries - Water under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, in respect of a licence under Section 91 of the Water Management Act, 2000.

The notice advertised in the paper on 8 March 2017 and 10 March 2017 is superseded by this notice.

The application and plans relating to the proposal may be inspected at Council’s Offices, 62-64 Menangle Street, Picton, between 8.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Friday (public holidays excepted) for 30 days commencing 23 March 2017. Any person may make a written submission concerning the proposed modification.  Submissions will be received until 4.00pm on 24 April 2017.

Should Council consent to the Section 96 application, there is no right of appeal under Section 98 of the Act by an objector.

Please quote Council’s file number 010.1999.00054087.002 on any submission.  Enquiries may be directed to Sasha Ryan on telephone (02) 4677 9584 or email

(Under S147 of the EP& A Act, any person making a submission is required to disclose reportable political donations and gifts ($1000 or more) made to any local councillor or staff member within 2 years of making of the submission.  If the application or gift is made after the submission, a disclosure must be made within 7 days of that donation or gift having been made.  Details of information required in the disclosure can be found on our website under Important Notice - Development Proposals and Donations or Gifts.

Any submission you make is open to public scrutiny.  Council is required to release written comments or submissions under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009 [GIPAA].  The Act imposes obligations on us to place submissions on Council’s website and submissions may be used in Council reports or court proceedings.  In this regard, your comments should be restricted to the proposed development.