United Wambo VPA Community Committee

The United Wambo VPA Community Committee was established to assist Council in engaging with the community to implement the United Wambo VPA and raise opportunities for sustainable community projects.

United Collieries Pty Ltd is the manager of the United Wambo Joint Venture (Developer) and is the proponent of the United Wambo Open Cut Coal Mine Project. As part of the project development consent (SSD 7142), condition A18 of the development consent requires the Developer to enter into a Planning Agreement with Singleton Council to provide development contributions in accordance with Division 7.1 of Part 7 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979. 

Date of Variation: 16 December 2020

The committee will be chaired by a Singleton Councillor, and comprise of Council and United Wambo representatives as well as community members from Jerrys Plains and Warkworth.

Click here to view the United Wambo VPA Community Committee Terms of Reference.


PROJECTS


Approved Project

Project Lead

Status

Project Update – March 2022

Allocated Funding 

Landscaping Design Project

Singleton Council 

Funds Committed

Contractors engaged 

$50,000.00

Detailed survey of main streets of the village

Singleton Council 

Completed

Survey completed

$30,000.00

Playground Upgrade 

Singleton Council 

Funds Committed 

The project has been added to the capital works program list

$180,000.00

UW VPA Committee management funding

Singleton Council 

Funds Committed 

 

$5,000.00

VPA Project Officer 

Singleton Council 

Funds Committed 

 

 

 

 

 

 

$265,000.00


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