Public Notices

Public Notices are advertised predominantly in the Shepparton News and include notification of recently issued development consents, recently issued complying development certificates, notice of proposed developments, changes to Council meetings, release and/or sale of abandoned vehicles, intention to grant licence, and public exhibitions and consultations.

Expression of Interest

Greater Shepparton Public Health Advisory Committee

Greater Shepparton City Council is calling for representatives from the local community to express an interest in participating in the Greater Shepparton Public Health Advisory Committee. There are a number of vacancies available to establish a new committee for the Council Plan term 2017-2021.

The functions of this Advisory Committee align with Council’s statutory requirements to include community in the development and review of each Public Health Plan and are governed by the Terms of Reference, with key roles outlined in the committee Guidelines and Application Form available online, including to:

  • Advocate for improved health and wellbeing outcomes
  • Promote health and wellbeing across the Municipality
  • Promote public health as everybody’s business
  • Encourage community participation in all levels of decision-making about public health.

This advisory committee will benefit from representation from all sectors of the community including; health professionals, local business representatives and interested community members of all ages to establish an inclusive and well-rounded approach to health and wellbeing discussions. A key focus in line with the Council Plan will investigate liveability across the life stages, particularly any impact on health and wellbeing for an individual and a whole community. Your local knowledge, experience or personal interest in representing any of the following themes will benefit this committee:

  • Crime and Safety
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Food and Local Services
  • Health and Social Services
  • Housing
  • Leisure and Culture
  • Local Democracy/Social Equality
  • Open Spaces/Natural Environment
  • Public Transport

To express an interest please obtain a copy of the Guidelines and Application Form available on Council’s website www.greatershepparton.com.au or telephone (03) 5832 9700 to collect an Application Envelope from the Active Living team, Council Offices, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton.

Please return your completed Application Form by close of business Friday, 12 January 2018.

Notice of an Application for Planning Permit

The land affected by the application is located at 24 Carson Street SHEPPARTON VIC 3630. The proposal is for the Use and development of the land for a medical centre and removal of restrictive covenant H127300.

The application reference number is 2017-253.

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 (8.15 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. 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 18 January 2018.

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.

December Ordinary Council Meeting

The December Ordinary Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 19 December 2017 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 Maree Martin on (03) 5832 5206.

Carols by Candlelight – Fireworks & Change to Traffic Conditions

Greater Shepparton City Council would like to advise the annual Carols by Candlelight will be held on Sunday, 17 December at Queens Gardens from 6:30pm. This event will include the following:

  • Sections of Welsford St and Wyndham St between Fryers and Nixon St speed will be reduced from 60km to 40km due to increased foot traffic;
  • Nixon St closed between Welsford St and Wyndham St from 4pm to 10pm, and
  • Fireworks display from the soundshell roof and Eastbank roof from 9.30pm for approx. 8 minutes

So as not to cause any unnecessary inconvenience or distress to animals in the neighbourhood, we recommend that animals are locked up and or secured, restrained or let into the house for this short period of time.

For further information please contact Bonnie McIntosh on (03) 5832 9540 or via email bonnie.mcintosh@shepparton.vic.gov.au

Nominations sought for Sports Hall of Fame Advisory Committee

Greater Shepparton City Council is calling for nominations from local residents for the Sports Hall of Fame Advisory Committee.

The Sports Hall of Fame Advisory Committee will oversee a Sports Hall of Fame for the Greater Shepparton region, recommend inductees to Council and celebrate their achievements through an official induction ceremony.

Membership of the Sports Hall of Fame Advisory Committee will comprise of up to 10 members for a two year term, including four representatives from Greater Shepparton City Council being two Councillors, a senior staff member and project officer and one representative from ValleySport.

Nominations are invited from applicants from the following category:

  • Community Members – up to 5 Representatives

Nominations for appointment to the committee will be received until 3.00pm Friday, 22 December 2017.

Nomination forms and further information is available on Council’s website at www.greatershepparton.com.au or from the Council Office, 90 Welsford Street Shepparton.

For more information contact Belinda Conna, Team Leader Healthy Communities on (03) 58329 700

Notice of an Application for Planning Permit

The land affected by the application is located at 510 Quarry Road COSGROVE VIC 3631. The proposal is for the removal of native vegetation (26 trees) and 4 patches totalling 1.982 hectares in area.

The application reference number is 2017-256.

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 (8.15 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. 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 10 January 2018.

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 by the application is located at 640 Doyles Road SHEPPARTON VIC 3630. The proposal is for the use and development of the land for a Telecommunications facility in the Farming Zone

The application reference number is 2017-325.

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 (8.15 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. 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 10 January 2018.

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.

LEASE OF PART OF 35 LITTLE ROAD, SHEPPARTON & DISTRICT CAR CLUB INC

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to lease part of 35 Little Road, Mooroopna to the Shepparton & District Car Club Inc for a period of five years plus two x five year options commencing 1 July 2017.

Any persons affected by the lease may make a written submission and state whether they wish to be heard in respect of their submission. Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Greater Shepparton, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, 3632, and should be received by 5.00pm on Friday, 22 December 2017.

The Council will consider any submissions received in accordance with the provisions of Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989. Enquiries should be directed to the Council’s Property Department on phone (03) 5832 9896.

Personal Trainers - Seeking Expressions of Interest

Are you a high performing Personal Trainer who is committed to educating and motiving individuals while investing in your own professional development?

Are you a self-driven and passionate individual who is ready to have a positive impact on the lives of others?

Can you create a compelling vision of a healthy and active life for individuals across all walks of life?

If this is you, don't miss this fantastic opportunity to build your own industry leading Personal Training business.

Aquamoves Lakeside Shepparton is seeking Expressions of Interest from high quality and experienced industry professionals to rent space within the centre.

Aquamoves has been operating within the community for more than 20 years and receives over 600,000 visits per year. It is Greater Shepparton’s place to go for fun and fitness, with indoor and outdoor pools and a full range of fitness facilities and programs.

Aquamoves wants Personal Trainers who will complement their vision to provide residents and visitors with the opportunity to improve or maintain their overall health and wellbeing.

Visit www.aquamoves.com.au to get started by downloading the Aquamoves 'Personal Trainer Expression of Interest Form.'

For more information or for assistance undertaking your expression of interest, please contact Aquamoves Health and Wellbeing Coordinator (Acting) Tiaan Freer by phone on (03) 5832 9400 or email tiaan.freer@aquamoves.com.au

Temporary Road Closure of Southdown Street Shepparton

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice that it intends to temporarily close Southdown Street Shepparton to through traffic (no through road only) as of Tuesday 3 October, 2017. This temporary road closure has come about as part of a petition in order to reduce dust until such time that the road is upgraded from an unsealed to a sealed road and then re-opened. It is expected that the road will be upgraded to a fully sealed road in the coming years due to proposed land development on the west side of Southdown Street.

Enquiries should be directed to Eric Frescher of Council’s Project Department on phone (03) 5832 9700.

Adoption of the 2017-2018 Budget

In accordance with the requirements of Section 130 of the Local Government Act 1989, notice is hereby given that at the Ordinary Council Meeting of the Greater Shepparton City Council held on Tuesday 20 June 2017, the Council adopted its budget for the Year ending 30 June 2018.

Copies of the adopted Budget are available via the Council’s website www.greatershepparton.com.au.

Peter Harriott

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER