Public Notices

Public Notices include notifications about development consents and certificates, proposed developments, changes to Council meetings, release and/or sale of abandoned vehicles, intention to grant licence, and public exhibitions and consultations.

ROAD CLOSURE - WATT ROAD

Greater Shepparton City Council would like to advise motorists that Watt Road will be closed temporarily on Monday 12th August between 9.00am and 3.00pm from Mooroopna, at the Watt Road Bridge through to Riverview Drive Kialla. Motorists are advised to take an alternative route if they usually travel across the back road between Mooroopna and Kialla.

Council will be undertaking an inspection of the Watt Road bridge deck surface and will be conducting shoulder maintenance along sections of Watt Road. It is intended to close Watt Road on Monday morning immediately after the morning peak at approximately 9.00am and reopen the bridge in time for the afternoon peak at around 3.00pm. For more information contact Greater Shepparton City Council on 5832 9700.

Tender - Contract 1967 MAUDE STREET MALL SERVICE LOCATING

Greater Shepparton City Council is inviting tenders from suitably qualified consultants for the provision of consultancy services to investigate, locate, survey, record and document locations of all existing services within the Maude Street Mall, Shepparton. Tenders will be received until 4.00pm, Wednesday 21 August 2019

Tenders can be downloaded by going to www.greatershepparton.com.au/tenders and following the link on Council’s portal to the TenderSearch website.

To download tenders, tenderers must register with TenderSearch. Registration is free of charge. Tenders can be only lodged on line. Please note Greater Shepparton City Council no longer accepts hardcopy tenders. Please submit all tenders through the TenderSearch website.

It is Council’s policy not to accept Tenders received after the specified closing time. Council will not accept any tender submissions by facsimile, or by e-mail. Request for Quotations RFQ 1939 PROVISION OF ARDMONA RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE (ARRC) E-WASTE SHED This contract is for design, supply and installation of an electronic waste (E-Waste) shed including associated concrete works at Ardmona Resource Recovery Centre.

RFQ 1940 PROVISION OF SHEPPARTON RESOURCE RECOVERY CENTRE (SRRC) E-WASTE SHED This contract is for design, supply and installation of an electronic waste (E-Waste) shed including associated concrete works at Shepparton Resource Recovery Centre. Submissions close Thursday 9 August 2019 at 4pm.

RFQs can be downloaded by going to www.greatershepparton.com.au/tenders and following the link on Council’s portal to the TenderSearch website. To download Quotation documents, tenderers must register with TenderSearch. Registration is free of charge.

Quotations can be only lodged on line. Please note Greater Shepparton City Council no longer accepts hardcopy quotations. Please submit all quotations through the TenderSearch website. It is Council’s policy not to accept quotations received after the specified closing time. Council will not accept any quotation submissions by facsimile, or by e-mail.

DEVELOPMENT HEARING PANEL

Notice is given of a meeting of the Development Hearing Panel. To be held in the Bill Hunter Meeting Room at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton on Monday 12 August 2019 commencing at 10.00am. The purpose of the meeting is to consider and determine:

  • Planning application 2019-100 which seeks permission for the use of land for a rural industry (distillery) in the Farming Zone at 40 Swainston Road Shepparton East
  • Planning application 2019-104 which seeks permission for buildings and works for a dwelling extension and alterations in the Heritage Overlay at 91 Corio Street Shepparton
  • Planning application 2019-103 which seeks permission for buildings and works for a shed and replacement water tank in the Farming Zone and Floodway Overlay at 110 Jenkins Road Congupna

Applicants and objectors will be contacted directly regarding hearing times for each application.

EXPRESSION OF INTEREST – PURCHASE  OF PALM TREES

This Expression of Interest is seeking interested parties to purchase the established Canary Island Date Palms (phoenix canariensis) located at 250 Toolamba Road, Mooroopna. There are four large palm trees and two large clumps and smaller trees.

Photos of the trees will be provided to interested persons who contact Council. A detailed plan must be included in all EOIs that specify a price, removal plan, OH&S removal considerations, timeline for removal, and associated equipment to be used to remove palm trees.

Note that removal effort and costs are sole responsibility of interested party. The trees may be inspected at 11:30am on Tuesday 27 August and 11.30am on Wednesday 11 September. Expressions of interest will be received until 4.00pm, Friday 20 September 2019. Any questions regarding the EOI process for the removal of the trees may be directed to Property Coordinator, Karen Dexter on 5831 9781. All EOIs must be emailed to karen.dexter@shepparton.vic.gov.au prior  to the closing date.

DEVELOPMENT HEARING PANEL 

Notice is given of a meeting of the Development Hearing Panel.

To be held in the Council Board Room at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton on Friday 23 August 2019 commencing at 10.00am.

The purpose of the meeting is to consider and determine:

  • Planning application 2019-74 which seeks permission for use and development for a materials recycling and transfer station facility in the Industrial 1 Zone at 73 Old Dookie Road Shepparton
  • Planning application 2019-104 which seeks permission for buildings and works for a dwelling extension, alterations and a front fence in the Heritage Overlay at 91 Corio Street Shepparton

Applicants and objectors will be contacted directly regarding hearing times for each application.

BRIDGE WORKS ON BRIDGE ROAD, TOOLAMBA

Bridge strengthening works are scheduled to begin on 11 June 2019 and finish 15 November 2019 on Bridge Road bridge in Toolamba (Toolamba bridge). 

It is anticipated from 11 June to 9 July the bridge will remain open with a reduced speed limit. In this time, works will be undertaken on lower piers under the deck. There is a continuing weight limit restriction of 2 tonnes on the bridge.

Between 10 July and 15 November 2019, it is anticipated the bridge will be closed and detours will be in place for approximately 18 weeks. Works will be undertaken on cross-heads, girders, cross-beams, kerbs, decking and guard rails.

Given the type of works and the variable nature of the river environment, works schedules are subject to change and will be updated on Council’s website as the project progresses.

For more information contact Council on 5832 9700.

CHANGED TRAFFIC CONDITIONS - ROAD CLOSURE

Balaclava Road- Verney Road-New Dookie Road intersection upgrade works, Shepparton.

Civil works are scheduled to commence on Saturday, 3 August 2019 and are programmed to be completed by the end of May 2020. During the course of the works sections of New Dookie Road, Balaclava Road, and Hawdon Street, Shepparton will function as a T-intersection.

Traffic will flow in eastwest direction through the roundabout. Verney Road will be closed to through traffic from the roundabout to Elm Terrace. On-street parallel parking around the intersection will be restricted during this period. Project updates and a traffic management plan will be available on Council’s website:  www.greatershepparton.com.au/council/major-projects

During the works vehicles will be detoured via adjacent streets. Access will be maintained to all schools, residential properties and businesses within the precinct throughout the works and businesses will trade as normal.

Council requests that you take extra care when travelling in the area and adhere to the traffic management signage. Commuters are encouraged to consider alternate routes that bypass this area such as Numurkah Road/Wyndham Street for north-south travel and Knight Street/Old Dookie Road for east-west travel.

Council takes this opportunity to thank you for your cooperation and patience during the course of the works. For further information please contact Saleem Shaikh, Senior Construction Engineer, Greater Shepparton City Council on 03 5832 9814.

AUGUST ORDINARY COUNCIL MEETING

The Ordinary Council Meeting for August will be held on Tuesday 20 August 2019 at 5.30pm.  The meeting will be held in the Council Board Room, First Floor, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton. All interested members of the public are invited to attend and lift access is available. For further information, contact Tiffany Jenner on 5832 5206.

MAUDE STREET ROAD CLOSURE

Council would like to advise road users that Maude Street will be closed to all traffic between Vaughan and Ashenden Streets as of Wednesday 15 May. The road closure is part of the works for the new eight bay bus interchange.

Both lanes of traffi c will be closed in order for the construction programme to be completed effi ciently and safely for the community. Parking areas will only be impacted within the current construction zone along Maude Street, between Ashenden and Vaughan Streets.

The surrounding adjacent areas will not be impacted by these works.  This project is due for completion in October 2019, Council advises commuters to be aware of changed conditions in the area during these works and requests that people observe signage and take extra care when commuting in this area.

PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT ACT 1987

GREATER SHEPPARTON PLANNING SCHEME

NOTICE OF APPROVAL OF AMENDMENT - AMENDMENT C216GSHE

The Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C216she to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme.

The Amendment came into operation on the date the notice was published in the Victoria Government Gazette, being 2 May 2019. The Amendment extends the expiry date of interim heritage controls that apply to 178 places identified in Amendment C204 to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme until 1 May 2020.

An extension to the interim controls will provide adequate time to apply for permanent heritage controls via Amendment C205 to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme which is currently being prepared.

A copy of the Amendment can be inspected, free of charge, at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website at www.planning.vic.gov.au/publicinspection and free of charge, during offi ce hours, at the offi ces of Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton Victoria 3632.

Colin Kalms MANAGER BUILDING & PLANNING

Tender - Contract 1958

This contract is to establish a panel of suppliers for the Supply and Delivery of Concrete throughout the municipality of Greater Shepparton.  The concrete delivered under this contract is used predominately for footpath, kerbing and similar projects delivered by Council at various sites throughout the municipality.

The contract is a Schedule of Rates contract and will be for a period of three years with provision for two, single year extensions. (3+1+1) Tenders will be received until 4.00pm, Wednesday 4th September 2019 Tenders can be downloaded from www.greatershepparton.com.au/tenders following the link on Council’s portal to the TenderSearch website.

To download tenders, tenderers must register with TenderSearch. Registration is free of charge. Tenders can only be lodged on line. Please note Greater Shepparton City Council no longer accepts hardcopy tenders. Please submit all tenders through the TenderSearch website. It is Council’s policy not to accept Tenders received after the specified closing time. Council will not accept any tender submissions by facsimile, or by e-mail.

Shepparton Show Me - Ordinary Meeting

The Ordinary Meeting of the Shepparton Show Me Committee will be held Monday, August 19 from 5.30PM. The meeting will be held at the Council Boardroom (Council Offices), 90 Welsford St, Shepparton. All interested members of the public are invited to attend. For further information contact the Shepparton Show Me Marketing Co-ordinator on (03) 5832 9852.

Notice of an Application for Planning Permit

The land affected is located at 22 Rushworth Road, MURCHISON VIC 3610.

The proposal is for a variation of Restrictive Covenant AE274177V. The application reference number is 2019-142. The application and any supporting documents can be viewed on the Greater Shepparton City Council’s website.  Alternatively visit the Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton, during office hours (8:15am to 5:00pm. Monday to Friday) to use the provided Customer Kiosk Computers; Council officers will be available to assist you.

Any person who may be affected by the granting of the permit may object or make other submissions to Greater Shepparton City Council via Council’s website.  Objections must be in writing via Council’s website and must state the reasons for the objection and how you would be affected by the granting of a permit for the application.

Greater Shepparton City Council will not decide on the application before 12 August 2019. If you object, the Responsible Authority will notify you of its decision. Please be aware that in accordance with Part 4, Section 57(5) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 the Responsible Authority must make a copy of every objection (including personal information of the objector) available for public inspection at its office during office hours free of charge until the end of the period for which an application may be made for review of a decision on the application

 

NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected is located at Kialla Landfill, Kialla Tip Road (Botanic Gardens) KIALLA VIC 3631. The proposal is for buildings and works for a shade structure in the Urban Floodway Zone. The application reference number is 2019-193. The application and any supporting documents can be viewed on the Greater Shepparton City Council’s website. 

Alternatively visit the Greater Shepparton City Council, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton, during office hours (8:15am to 5:00pm. Monday to Friday) to use the provided Customer Kiosk Computers; Council officers will be available to assist you. Any person who may be affected by the granting of the permit may object or make other submissions to Greater Shepparton City Council via Council’s website. Objections must be in writing via Council’s website and must state the reasons for the objection and how you would be affected by the granting of a permit for the application. Greater Shepparton City Council will not decide on the application before 27 August 2019.

If you object, the Responsible Authority will notify you of its decision. Please be aware that in accordance with Part 4, Section 57(5) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 the Responsible Authority must make a copy of every objection (including personal information of the objector) available for public inspection at its office during office hours free of charge until the end of the period for which an application may be made for review of a decision on the application.