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 DISCONTINUANCE OF PART COURT BOWL, SHELBY COURT, SHEPPARTON

 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 the part of the court bowl at Shelby Court, Shepparton, as shown hatched on the below plan, for the purposes of being consolidated with the abutting lots 2 and 3.

 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, 26 March 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.

road discontinuance

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR APPOINTMENT TO THE SHEPPARTON BOTANIC GARDENS ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Greater Shepparton City Council is calling for applications from interested people to fill positions on the Shepparton Botanic Gardens Advisory Committee for a two year term. Starting 1st July 2021.

Written applications for appointment to the Committee will be received by Greater Shepparton City Council until 5:00pm on Friday 5 March.

Application forms are available on the Council’s website here, from the Council offices at 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton or by contacting the Manager Parks, Sport and Recreation on 5832 9383.

NOTICE OF INTENTION TO SELL LAND

Greater Shepparton City Council (Council) gives notice under section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989 (Act) of its intention to sell part of the land in Plan of Consolidation 360291P, generally known as part of 30R Florence Street, Shepparton, being the land shown as “2(Pt) 2415m2 (Pt)” on the below plan (Land). Council proposes to sell the Land to an adjoining landowner at its current market value.

Any person wishing to make a submission under section 223 of the Act must do so in writing by Friday 19 March 2021. Any person requesting to be heard in person in support of their submission is entitled to be heard before a meeting of Council or be represented by a person acting on their behalf, and should indicate this request in their submission.

Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Greater Shepparton City Council and may be:

  • sent by email to: council@shepparton.vic.gov.au
  • sent by post to: Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton VIC 3632
  • hand-delivered to: 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton VIC 3630

All submissions must include contact details of the submitter to allow Council to respond. All submissions received will be considered by Council.

Following consideration of submissions, Council may resolve to not sell the Land or sell the Land.

Further information regarding the proposal can be obtained from Andrew Dainton on 03 5382 9700 or email council@shepparton.vic.gov.au 

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FEBRUARY COUNCIL MEETING

The February Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 16 February at 5.30pm.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions the 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 Boboleia Kom on (03) 5832 5206.

 TOOLAMBA BRIDGE CLOSURE

Greater Shepparton City Council would like to advise the community of scheduled maintenance works occurring on Toolamba Bridge commencing Saturday 20 February to Thursday 25 February 2021 between the hours of 7:00am to 7:00pm. The bridge will be closed during these hours and re-opened after hours.

Detours will be in place during the works. Council requests that Motorists be aware of changed conditions and take additional care when travelling in this area during the works.

 It is anticipated that the works will continue after bridge closure for approximately one week, weather and river levels permitting. Traffic will be allowed on the bridge at restricted speed.

 For further information, please contact Council on (03) 5832 9700 or visit www.greatershepparton.com.au

 Thank you for your patience and cooperation.

ROADWORKS OCCURRING – MOOROOPNA

Greater Shepparton City Council advises the community of upcoming roadworks scheduled in Mooroopna from 15 February until mid-April, 2021 between the hours of 7am to 7pm weather permitting.

Works will occur in:

  • Northgrate/Alexandra Streets

Thoroughfare access via Alexandra Street and Northgate Street.

  • Alexandra/Morrell Streets

Thoroughfare access via Alexandra Street and Morrell Street.

  • Northgate/ Ann Streets

Thoroughfare access via Northgate Street and Ann Street.

  • Ann/ Morrell Streets

Thoroughfare access via Ann Street and Morrell Street.

The works include installation of splitter islands to improve pedestrian safety under the Safe Travel in Local Streets program. Access to businesses and residences adjacent to the works will be maintained.

Council requests that Motorists be aware of changed conditions and take additional care when travelling in this area during the works.

For further information, please contact Council on (03) 5832 9700 or visit www.greatershepparton.com.au

PUBLIC NOTICE OF INTENTION TO SELL LAND

Greater Shepparton City Council (Council) gives notice under section 189 of the Local Government Act 1989 (Act) of its intention to sell part of the land at Reserve 1 on Plan of Subdivision 823641, generally known as 42 Southdown Street, Shepparton, being the land shown as “Reserve No 2” on the below plan (Land). Council proposes to sell the Land to The Vines Pty Ltd, who will then arrange for the Land to be vested in Powercor Australia Ltd for the purpose of an electrical reserve, which will facilitate the supply of electricity to the residential development at 50 Ford Road, Shepparton.

Any person wishing to make a submission under section 223 of the Act must do so in writing by Friday 12 March 2021. Any person requesting to be heard in person in support of their submission is entitled to be heard before a meeting of Council or be represented by a person acting on their behalf, and should indicate this request in their submission.

Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Greater Shepparton City Council and may be:

  • sent by email to: council@shepparton.vic.gov.au;
  • sent by post to: Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton VIC 3632; or
  • hand-delivered to: 90 Welsford Street, Shepparton VIC 3630.

All submissions must include contact details of the submitter to allow Council to respond. All submissions received will be considered by Council.

Following consideration of submissions, Council may resolve to not sell the Land or sell the Land.

Further information regarding the proposal can be obtained from Andrew Dainton on 03 5382 9700 or council@shepparton.vic.gov.au.

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NOTICE OF AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located on the road reserves in front of 66-68 Orr Street, Shepparton, 81 Orr Street, Shepparton and 58 Corio Street, Shepparton VIC 3630.

The proposal is for the Removal and Replacement of Dead Trees in the Road Reserve.

The application reference numbers are; 2020-445, 2020-446 & 2020-447.

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 23rd February, 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 AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

 The land affected by the application is located at 32-36 Wesley Court SHEPPARTON NORTH VIC 3631. The proposal is for variation of covenant AH888859S to remove (xii) from the restrictive covenant to allow for future subdivision of land.

 The application reference number is 2020-460.

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 16th February 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.

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.

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 2021 – 2025.

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 here 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, 26 February, 2021.

PEDESTRIAN CROSSING UPGRADES – MARUNGI STREET

Greater Shepparton City Council advises of works to install flashing pedestrian lights in Marungi Street near the entrance to Goulburn Valley Regional Library from Wednesday 27 January to Wednesday 10 February between the hours of 7am to 6pm, weather permitting.

The existing pedestrian crossing will be upgraded to have flashing lights, signage and upgraded pavement to improve the safety of pedestrians.

Council requests that Motorists be aware of changed conditions and take additional care when travelling in this area during the works.

For further information, please contact Council on (03) 5832 9700 or visit www.greatershepparton.com.au

Marungi Street Flashing Lights Location Plan

PUBLIC NOTICE - LEASES

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to lease the following locations:

  • 4 Stevenson Street, Murchison to Murchison & District Historical Society Inc for a period of five years plus two x five year options commencing 8 December 2020.
  • Part of Kialla Recreation Reserve, 20 Reserve Street, Kialla to Kialla Children’s Centre Inc for a period of five years plus two x five year options commencing 1 January 2021.
  • Part of Crown Allotment 4 Section 2 in the township of Tatura and the land at 5/9 Kerferd Street Tatura to Tatura Children’s Centre Inc for a period of five years plus two x five year options commencing 1 July 2020.

 Any persons affected by any of these leases 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, Greater Shepparton City Council, Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, 3632, and should be received by 5.00pm on Friday, 19 February 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.

NOMINATIONS SOUGHT FOR GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL’S REGIONAL SALEYARDS ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Greater Shepparton City Council’s Regional Saleyards Advisory Committee is calling for nominations from local residents who are interested in becoming a member of the committee.

The Saleyards Advisory Committee comprises 1 Council officer, 1 saleyards manager, 1 stock agent, 1-3 community members and a Councillor as the Chairman.

The committee aims to provide advice and input to the Council regarding matters associated with the Shepparton Regional Saleyards.

Memberships are for a two year period and suitable candidates will have a demonstrated interest in all aspects of the saleyards, experience in any agricultural field, knowledge of current legislation governing saleyards and an ability to attend meetings.

Applications will be open until 5:00pm, Friday 29 January 2021. 

For more information please contact Karen Dexter on (03) 5832 9781 or by email to karen.dexter@shepparton.vic.gov.au.

ADOPTION OF THE GREATER SHEPPARTON CITY COUNCIL 2020/2021 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 16 June 2020, the Council adopted its budget for the Year ending 30 June 2021.

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

Peter Harriott
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Lease of Shepparton Art Museum located at 532 Wyndham Street Shepparton to Shepparton Art Museum Ltd

The Greater Shepparton City Council gives public notice in accordance with Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 that it intends to lease the Shepparton Art Museum located at 532 Wyndham Street, Shepparton to Shepparton Art Museum Ltd for a period of five years with four further terms of five years each, commencing 1 July 2020.