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.

MAY ADDITIONAL COUNCIL MEETING

An Additional Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday, 11 May 2021 at 3:00pm. The meeting will be held in the Council Board Room, First Floor, 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the public gallery seating will be closed. Members of the public are invited to watch the live stream on Council’s Facebook page. A link to the recording will be made available on Council’s website afterwards.

Facebook: facebook.com/GreaterShepparton

Website: greatershepparton.com.au

For further information, contact Ropate Cabealawa on 5832 9700.

GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL 

Road Management Act 2004

REVIEW OF ROAD MANAGEMENT PLAN

In accordance with Section 54(5) of the Road Management Act 2004 (Act) and Part 3 of the Road Management (General) Regulations 2016 (Regulations), the Greater Shepparton City Council (Council) gives notice that it intends to amend its Road Management Plan (Plan).

The purpose of the amendments to the plan is to ensure it is consistent with the role, functions and responsibilities of the Council as a road authority under the Act. They ensure that the standards and priorities for inspection, maintenance and repair of roads to which the Council’s road management plan applies are safe, efficient and appropriate for use by the community served by the Council.

A copy of the Council’s amended Road Management Plan (Version 6), may be inspected at or obtained from the Council’s Municipal Offices at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton between 8:15am and 5:00pm Monday to Friday, or viewed at Council’s website www.greatershepparton.com.au.

Any person who wishes to make a submission on the amended Plan (Version 6) may do so by sending that submission to Greater Shepparton City Council, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton 3632 or by email to council@shepparton.vic.gov.au no later than 5:00pm, Friday 28 May 2021.

A person who has made a submission and requested that they be heard in support of their submission is entitled to appear in person or be represented by a person acting on their behalf before a meeting of the Council [or a Committee of Council if that is what the Council resolves to do], the day, time and place of which will be advised.

Any enquiries about the proposed review can be directed to Council’s Manager Works and Waste, Janelle Bunfield on telephone (03) 5832 9700 or by email at janelle.bunfield@shepparton.vic.gov.au

Peter Harriott

Chief Executive Officer

ROAD DISCONTINUANCE OF PART OF IMPEY STREET, MURCHISON

Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Clause 3 of Schedule 10 and section 206 and 223 of Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to discontinue part of Impey Street, Murchison (south of the railway line where it abuts Gregory Road) for the purposes of being consolidated with the abutting land at 25 Gregory Road, Murchison.

Any persons affected by this proposal 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, 28 May 2021.

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 9781.

NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located at 53 Welsford Street SHEPPARTON VIC 3631. The proposal is for the demolition of detached shed and office building.

The application reference number is 2021-125.

The application and any supporting documents can be viewed on the Greater Shepparton City Council’s website. 

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 May 2021.

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 GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL 2021/2022 DRAFT BUDGET

Greater Shepparton City Council considered the 2021/2022 Draft Budget at its Ordinary Council meeting on Tuesday, 20 April 2021. The Draft Budget outlines the services and initiatives to be funded for the 2021/2022 financial year.

From 23 April 2021 to 21 May 2021 the Draft Budget is available for inspection online on Council’s website or by emailing council@shepparton.vic.gov.au and requesting a copy.

QUESTIONS
Residents, ratepayers, business people and community groups can learn more about Council’s 2021/2022 Draft Budget by asking questions on our Council’s website at www.greatershepparton.com.au or by emailing council@shepparton.vic.gov.au.

SUBMISSIONS
Input from all interested parties on the Draft Budget is now being sought through a submission to Council in accordance with Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989 and Section 96 of the Local Government Act 2020. Submissions will be received until 5:00pm Friday, 21 May 2021. Submissions should be marked “Draft Budget” and directed to:

Mail - Chief Executive Officer, Greater Shepparton City Council, Locked Bag 1000,   SHEPPARTON 3632,

Email - council@shepparton.vic.gov.au, or

Online - www.greatershepparton.com.au 

Anyone wishing to be heard by Council in support of their submission should indicate so in their submission. Unless indicated otherwise, submissions will be presented to Council including submitter’s name. Details of submissions may also be included within the official Council Minutes which are a permanent public document and may also be made available on Council’s website.

All submissions must include contact details of the submitter to allow Council to respond. All submissions received will be considered by Council at a Special Council meeting planned to be held on Tuesday, 1 June 2021.

Subject to changes resulting from consideration of community submissions, the 2021/2022 Draft Budget is planned for adoption at the 15 June 2021 Ordinary Council meeting.

Any person requiring further information concerning the Draft Budget should email council@shepparton.vic.gov.au or contact the Finance & Rates Department on 5832 9700

MAYORAL AND COUNCILLOR ALLOWANCES

Under section 74 of the Local Government Act 1989 the Greater Shepparton City Council advises of its intention to set the Mayoral and Councillor allowances.

A person may make a submission on the Mayoral and Councillor allowances in accordance with Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.

Only submissions received by Council by 5:00pm, Friday 21 May 2021 shall be considered.

Any person who has made a written submission to Council may request to be heard in support of their written submission, or be represented by a person acting on his or her behalf, before a meeting of the Council for this purpose.

Where a person wishes to be heard by Council they must advise of such in their written submission. If required, Council will meet at a time and date to be determined.

Submissions must be addressed to the Manager Corporate Governance, and can be hand delivered to Council's Office at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton. Submissions will also be accepted via email: council@shepparton.vic.gov.au  or via Australia Post to the following address:

Greater Shepparton City Council Locked Bag 1000, SHEPPARTON VIC 3632.

For more information please contact Darryl Hancock on (03) 5832 9869.

NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located in the Road Reserve adjoining several properties including 7715 Goulburn Valley Highway KIALLA VIC 3631.

The proposal is for the use of the land for a shared path.

The application reference number is: 2020-261/A

The application and any supporting documents can be viewed on the Greater Shepparton City Council’s website. 

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 Tuesday, 11 May 2021.

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.

GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL’S WOMEN’S CHARTER ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Greater Shepparton City Council’s Women’s Charter Advisory Committee (GSWCAC) is calling for nominations from local residents who are interested in becoming a member of the committee.

The GSWCAC comprises of community members and representatives from Greater Shepparton City Council as well as a Councillor representative.

The committee aims to promote women in leadership and decision making. This is a Strategic Advisory Committee to Council advising on diversity, active citizenship and gender equity.  Membership is for a two year term.

Applications for nomination can be made:

Email women@shepparton.vic.gov.au 

Online http://greatershepparton.com.au/community/neighbourhoods/gswcac

Membership applications are open to all. Diversity is welcomed.

If you require the application form in another language, please contact us.

Applications close 5:00pm, Monday 10 May 2021. Late applications will not be considered.

For more information please contact the Advisory Committee Support Officer on (03) 5832 9700 or by email to women@shepparton.vic.gov.au

ADJUSTED DEVELOPMENT CONTRIBUTION RATES FOR THE SHEPPARTON NORTH EAST PRECINCT

 The development contribution rates for the Shepparton North East Precinct are adjusted annually for the duration of the Shepparton North East Development Contributions Plan. The following rates were adjusted on 25 January 2021 and are applicable from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021. These rates should be read in conjunction with Schedule 4 to the Development Contributions Plan Overlay in the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme.

Summary of Adjusted Development Contribution Rate

Summary – Net Developable Area
Charge Area Total Cost of Contribution Contribution per Net Developable Hectare
Residential $21,162,364 $145,213

Note: This schedule sets out a summary of the costs and contributions prescribed in the development contributions plan. Refer to the Shepparton North East Development Contributions Plan, February 2019 for full details.

For more information, please contact the Building, Planning and Compliance Department of Greater Shepparton City Council on (03) 5832 9730.

ADJUSTED DEVELOPMENT CONTRIBUTION RATES FOR THE MOOROOPNA WEST GROWTH CORRIDOR

The development contribution rates for the Mooroopna West Growth Corridor are adjusted annually for the duration of the Mooroopna West Growth Corridor Development Contributions Plan. The following rates were adjusted on 25 January 2021 and are applicable from 1 July 2020 to 30 June 2021. These rates should be read in conjunction with Schedule 3 to the Development Contributions Plan Overlay in the Greater Shepparton Planning Scheme. 

Summary of Adjusted Development Contribution Rate

Precinct Total Cost Development Levies Payable ($/ha)
Residential Commercial Private School
Precinct A $5,719,161 $122,240 $250,985  
Precinct B $1,144,073 $98,496   $114,203
Precinct C $1,948,303 $136,993 $191,427  
Precinct D $3,480,543 $91,334    

Note: This schedule sets out a summary of the costs and contributions prescribed in the Mooroopna West Growth Corridor Development Contributions Plan 2013. The above per hectare development levies are based on the total cost of the infrastructure type. The costs are not distinguished by proposed development precincts. Refer to the incorporated Development Contributions Plan for full details and precinct costs.

For more information, please contact the Building, Planning and Compliance Department of Greater Shepparton City Council on (03) 5832 9730.

MAY COUNCIL MEETING

The May Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 18 May 2021 at 3.00pm.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the public gallery seating will be closed. Members of the public are invited to watch the live stream on Council’s Facebook page. A link to the recording will be made available on Council’s website afterwards.