Landscape Plan Guide for Developments in Campaspe Shire Council, Greater Shepparton City Council and Moria Shire Council

Greater Shepparton City Council is seeking community feedback on the Draft Landscape Plan Guide for landscapes in the agricultural floodplains (the Draft Landscape Plan Guide).

At the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 21 February 2017, Council resolved to release the Draft Landscape Plan Guide for public comment from Monday, 27 February 2017 to Monday, 3 April 2017.

The Draft Landscape Plan Guide has been prepared by Spiire Australia Pty Ltd as part of a collaborative project with with Campaspe Shire Council, Greater Shepparton City Council, Moira Shire Council and the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority. The Draft Landscape Plan Guide establishes common requirements for sustainable and appropriate landscape developments across the three municipalities. It will assist private developers and permit applicants in the preparation of informed and sustainable landscape plans.

Council is now inviting the public to inspect the Draft Landscape Plan Guide and make a formal submission. You may inspect the document, free of charge, during office hours, at the office of the planning authority, Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton.

Any person wishing to comment on the Draft Landscape Plan Guide may do so by making a submission in writing by 5pm on Monday, 3 April 2017. Submissions must be made in writing, giving the submitter’s name and contact address, clearly stating the grounds on which the Draft Landscape Plan Guide is supported or opposed and indicating what changes (if any) the submitter wishes to make.

Submissions can be submitted:

  • In person, at the Council offices, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton VIC 3630
  • By post, to Greater Shepparton City Council, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, VIC 3632
  • By filling out the online form below

Any feedback, comments and submissions received from the public will be considered by Council officers. Council officers will provide a report to Council on the feedback received prior to adoption of a final master plan and prior to a planning scheme amendment being undertaken to implement the report.

For more information, contact Council’s Strategic Planning Team on 03 5832 9730.

Download the Draft Landscape Plan Guide

Online Feedback Form

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