Amendment C224 - Toolamba Growth Plan

Greater Shepparton City Council has prepared Amendment C224 to the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme.

The amendment proposes to implement the Toolamba Growth Plan 2020 and the Toolamba Housing and Streetscape Typologies 2020 into the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme.

The amendment applies to land identified in the Toolamba Growth Plan 2020, being the township of Toolamba and a further area that is generally bounded by the Public Acquisition Overlay for the Goulburn Valley Highway Shepparton Bypass to the west and south, the Shepparton Regional Park to the east, and Pogue Road to the north, as outlined in red in the map below.

The Amendment proposes to implement Toolamba Growth Plan 2020 and the Toolamba Housing and Streetscape Typologies 2020 as Reference Documents, and to apply a Design and Development Overlay to the area designated for short term residential development, being 19 Londregan Lane, Toolamba and part of 335 Rutherford Road, Toolamba (lots 4 and 5 on TP825016).

Further information on the Toolamba Growth Plan 2020 and Toolamba Housing and Streetscape Typologies 2020.

Amendment C224 is proceeding concurrently with Amendment C168, which proposes to rezone land at 19 Londregan Lane, Toolamba and part of 335 Rutherford Road, Toolamba (lots 4 and 5 on TP825016) from the Farming Zone – Schedule 1 to the Urban Growth Zone – Schedule 3, and to implement the Toolamba Precinct Structure Plan, September 2018 into the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme as an Incorporated Document.

Further information on Amendment C168.

Further information on the Toolamba Growth Plan 2020 and Toolamba Housing and Streetscape Typologies 2020.

The Amendments were placed on public exhibition from Thursday, 11 March 2021 to Monday, 19 April 2021.

A total of 34 submissions were received to each Amendment (some jointly), and these have been referred to an independent Planning Panel for consideration. The Delegate’s Reports that outline responses to the planning matters contained in submissions can be downloaded below.

The Planning Panel Hearing will be held on Monday, 28 June and Tuesday, 29 June 2021, in Shepparton. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the hearing will be livestreamed for public viewing. Should further restrictions prevent an in-person hearing, a video-conference will be arranged.

Links to view the Hearing will be available closer to the commencement date.

For any enquiries, contact Council’s Building, Planning and Compliance Department on 03 5832 9730, or via council@shepparton.vic.gov.au.