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.

Reappointment of CEO for Greater Shepparton City Council

Notice is hereby given under section 94(4)(b) of the Local Government Act 1989 that it is the intention of Greater Shepparton City Council to resolve at an ordinary meeting of Council on 16 July 2019 to reappoint Peter Harriott as Chief Executive Officer of the Council, commencing on 4 January 2020.

The passing of this resolution will result in the reappointment of the Chief Executive Officer without the position being advertised.

Cr Kim O’Keeffe
Mayor

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.

Shepparton Show Me - Ordinary Meeting

The Ordinary Meeting of the Shepparton Show Me Committee will be held on Monday, July 15 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 Laura Church pm (03) 5832 9704.

ADOPTION OF THE 2019/2020 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 18 June 2019, the Council adopted its budget for the Year ending 30 June 2020.

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

Peter Harriott CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Nominations Sought For Tatura Park Advisory Group

Greater Shepparton City Council is calling for nominations from local residents for the Tatura Park Advisory Group.

The Tatura Park Advisory Group’s purpose is to advise Council on the procedures, rules, conditions of use and proposed capital works necessary for the proper management of Tatura Park, and any specific issues which may arise from time to time. The Tatura Park Advisory Group will continue to be made up of between 5 and 10 community representatives, and up to two Councillors.

Community members will be appointed for a two year period with the Committee holding at least four meetings per annum. Nominations for appointment to the committee must be received prior to 5.00pm Friday 12 July, 2019.

Nomination forms are available on the Council’s website at www.greatershepparton.com.au or from Council office located at 90 Welsford Street Shepparton. For more information or to further discuss please contact Events Facilities Coordinator Jeremy Roberts on 03 5832 9851 or Jeremy.roberts@shepparton.vic.gov.au

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.

Seeking Committee Members - Expression of Interest (EOI)  

Shepparton Show Me (SSM) is seeking expressions of interest for passionate, innovative and experienced people representing retail, commercial and industrial sectors to join the SSM Committee.

Committee members will actively contribute to promoting Shepparton as a diverse, vibrant and premier shopping and business destination.

As a Section 86 Committee responsible for overseeing a strategic marketing plan and management of rate-funded budget it is desirable for the board to have a mix of skills, experience and/or qualifications in the areas of marketing, governance, finance/financial management/financial literacy, business operation, business engagement, data collection and analysis and tourism.  

 

As a first step in the process expressions of interests (EOI) are being called. To help inform your decision to officially nominate for the Committee you will be provided with a thorough overview of the purpose of SSM and how the program operates.

Committee members are appointed for a one or two year term with, Committee meetings held every second Monday of the month.

For further information or to submit expression of interest –

Email: sheppartonshowme@shepparton.vic.gov.au or contact the Shepparton Show Me Marketing Co-ordinator on 5832 9852.

Expressions of interest close: 5:00pm, Friday 19 July 2019.

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

PROPOSED ABATTOIR, GILLIESTON

A planning permit application (Application no. 2018-218) and a works approval application (Application: 1003441) for the proposed construction of an abattoir at 630 Lancaster-Mooroopna Road and 1100 Mulcahy Road, Gillieston, Victoria 3616 are currently on public exhibition. Notice of the two applications is given jointly, under the provisions of Section 20AA of the Environment Protection Act 1970 and Section 52 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987.

The land affected by the applications was formerly used as a dairy farm and is now used as pasture. The proposed site is bound by Mooroopna-Lancaster Road to the north. It is divided into western (630 Lancaster-Mooroopna Road) and eastern (1100 Mulcahy Road) portions by Mulcahy Road. 630 Lancaster-Mooroopna Road is bounded by paddocks to its west and south and Mulcahy Road to its east. 1100 Mulcahy Road is bounded by paddocks (part) and Lot 1 on LP149981S (part) along its southern boundary; Mulcahy Road along its western boundary.

ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AUTHORITY (EPA) VICTORIA WORKS APPROVAL APPLICATION EPA

Victoria has received the following application to issue a works approval under the Environment Protection Act 1970. A works approval permits work to be undertaken which will result in a discharge of waste to the environment or  an increase or alteration in an existing discharge.

Application number 1003441
E.I. Group Consulting Project Management Pty Ltd (ACN 601 083 881) Trading as Meatworks Australia 12 Braeside Drive, Braeside VIC 3195

A copy or a summary of this application, accompanying plans, specifications and other information can be downloaded from the Government’s Engage Victoria website at https://engage.vic.gov.au/epa-works-approvals “Current works approval applications”. You can also view the hard copy of the application at Greater Shepparton City Council located  at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton, Victoria 3632. Interested persons may make comments as detailed in the ‘Submissions and Objections’ section by  5.00 pm on 12 June 2019. Please note that any comments received will be made publicly available.

SECTION 52 PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT ACT 1987 - NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR A PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located at: 630 Lancaster-Mooroopna Road, Gillieston VIC 3616 being the land more particularly described in certificate of title Volume 06741 Folio 079 being Crown Allotment 27 Parish of Mooroopna West 1100 Mulcahy Road, Gillieston VIC 3616 being the land more particularly described in certificate of title Volume 09619 Folio 532 being Lot 2 on Lodged Plan 149981S

The application is for a permit to: Use and develop the land for an abattoir, associated buildings and works, create access to a Road Zone Category 1

The applicant for the permit is: E.I. Group Consulting Project Management Pty Ltd (ACN 601 083 881)

The application reference number is: 2018-218

You may look at the application and any documents that support the application at the office of the responsible authority
You may look at the application and any documents that support the application at the office of the responsible authority, Greater Shepparton City Council, at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton, Victoria 3632. This can be done during office hours and is free of charge.

Any person who may be affected by the granting of the permit may object or make other submissions to the  responsible authority. Interested persons may make submissions and/or objections as detailed in the ‘Submissions and Objections’ section by 12 June 2019.

The responsible authority will not decide on the planning permit application before that date. An objection must be sent to the responsible authority in writing, preferably via the Council’s website, and it must include the reasons for the objection and state how the objector would be affected. Please note that any objections or submissions received will be made publicly available.

SUBMISSIONS AND OBJECTIONS

Interested parties wishing to comment on the works approval application and/or make submissions to or object to the planning permit application must do so by 5:00pm on 12 June 2019. You may comment on both the works approval and planning permit applications in the same submission or objection.  All comments received will be considered in relation to both applications.

Submissions or objections should be sent to Greater Shepparton City Council via the Council’s website  www.greatershepparton.com.au or by mail to Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton  Vic  3632. Submissions or objections must include the name and address of the person making the submission or objection. Reasons for the objection and how the objector would be affected must also be detailed. Submitters may request in writing to be notified if the works approval is issued.

JOINT INFORMATION SESSION

There will be a public open house information session between 3pm to 5.30pm on 29 May 2019 at the Undera Football Netball Clubrooms. During this time, residents and interested persons are invited to drop-in and view the information about the joint approvals process, the proposed abattoir application and how they can get involved in the process. Council, EPA Victoria, and the applicant will be in attendance. Preferably, please RSVP your attendance by email to: council@shepparton.vic.gov.au with the subject  2018-218 – RSVP Abattoir Community Consultation

Notice of an Application for Planning Permit

The land affected is 120-132 Welsford Street, Shepparton. The proposal is for buildings and works in the Heritage Overlay for a shelter at Monash Park. The application reference number is 2019-109. 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 16 July 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 Road Bridge on Bridge Road, Toolamba. The proposal is for bridge works in the Heritage Overlay. The application reference number is 2019-117. 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 11 June 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.

Changed traffic conditions - Partial Roundabout Closure

Gas main relocation works, Balaclava Road-Verney Road-New Dookie Road-Hawdon Street intersection, Shepparton Gas main relocation works are scheduled to commence on Monday, 1 July 2019 and are programmed to be completed by Friday, 12 July 2019.

During the course of the works, the south end of the Verney/Balaclava Road roundabout will be closed.  Traffic approaching the roundabout from Balaclava Road will only be able to travel east or north.  Traffic approaching from New Dookie Road and Hawdon Street will not be able to access the roundabout and will need to follow detour signs.

Traffic approaching from Verney Road will only be able to turn east onto New Dookie Road.  Project updates and a traffic management plan will be available on Council’s website. www.greatershepparton.com.au/council/major-projects

During the works light vehicles will be detoured via adjacent streets while heavy vehicles will detour via Wheeler Street. Access will be maintained to all 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 compliance with the traffic management. Council takes this opportunity to thank you for your cooperation and patience during the course of the works. For further information please contact Projects Department, Greater Shepparton City Council on 03 5832 9535.

Notice of an Application for Planning Permit

The land affected is located at CA 2015, Midland Highway, Shepparton VIC 3630. The proposal is for the removal of native vegetation (3 trees) in The Flats. The application reference number is 2019-144. 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 29 July 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.