News

What's On

18 2017 7: Planning Proposal Reclassification and Rezone various properties at Aberdare, Cessnock, East Branxton and Kitchener

On 31 July 2018 the Department of Planning and Environment issued a Gateway determination enabling Council to place ‘Planning Proposal 18/2017/7/1 – Reclassification and Rezoning of various properties at Aberdare, Cessnock, East Branxton and Kitchener’ on exhibition for a period of 28 days.  The Planning Proposal was placed on public exhibition for 28 days from 15 August 2018 to 14 September 2018. This is consistent with Council’s resolution to proceed with this Proposal at its Ordinary Meeting on 4 April 2018.

The purpose of the Planning Proposal is to reclassify the following properties from community to operational:

  • Lot 18 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 62 Cessnock Street, Aberdare
  • Lot 17 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 64 Cessnock Street, Aberdare
  • Lot 16 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 66 Cessnock Street Aberdare
  • Lot 15 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 68 Cessnock Street, Aberdare
  • Lot 14 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 70 Cessnock Street, Aberdare
  • Lot 13 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 72 Cessnock Street, Aberdare
  • Lot 12 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 74 Cessnock Street Aberdare
  • Lot 11 Sec 46 DP 758002 – 76 Cessnock Street Aberdare
  • Lot 3 Sec J DP 4927 – 6 William Street, Cessnock
  • Lot 7 Sec A DP – 16A Stephen Street, Cessnock
  • Lot 507 DP 755215 – 10 Quorrobolong Road Cessnock
  • Lot 508 DP 755215 – 12 Quorrobolong Road Cessnock
  • Lot 9 DP: 259718 – 26 Tulloch Street East Branxton
  • Lot 9 Sec 15 DP 758576 – 29 Cessnock Street, Kitchener
  • Lot 10 Sec 15 DP 758576 – 31 Cessnock Street, Kitchener
  • Lot 11 Sec 15 DP 758576 – 29 Aberdare Street, Kitchener
  • Lot 12 Sec 15 DP 758576 – 27 Aberdare Street, Kitchener

The Planning Proposal also seeks to rezone the Lot 7 Sec A DP5015 16A Stephen Street Cessnock from RE1 Public Recreation to R3 Medium Density Residental and amend the Mininmum Lot Size to 450m2.

Copies of the draft planning proposal can be viewed below:

The following is the link to Council's Recreation and Open Space Strategic Plan 2018 

Any enquiries should be directed to Council’s Senior Strategic Planner, Ian Shillington on 02 4993 4100.