Public Exhibition

Be informed and have your say on what is happening in Singleton and provide input into Council’s and our community’s future. The following items are currently on public exhibition. Details of each item can be found by viewing the documents attached to each item.

DRAFT TREE MANAGEMENT ON COUNCIL LAND POLICY

At its meeting of 21 June 2022, Council resolved to publicly exhibit the draft POL/25032 Tree Management on Council Land for a period of 28 days.

The purpose of this policy is to provide direction and a consistent approach to the management of trees and tree roots on Council land and outlines Council’s role and responsibilities in managing these trees.

The draft Tree Management on Council Land Policy is available for download below, or in hard copy at Council’s Customer Service Centre, Visitor Information Centre and Public Library.

Submissions may be made in writing and addressed to the General Manager, Singleton Council PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or sent via email to E council@singleton.nsw.gov.au by 24 July 2022.

Enquiries may be made to Council’s Customer Service team on 02 6578 7290.

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PROPOSED ROAD CLOSING UNDER SECTION 38B ROADS ACT 1993

In pursuance of the provisions of the Roads Act 1993, notice is hereby given that Singleton Council proposes to close the council public road listed in Schedule 1.

Schedule 1:

  • APPROXIMATELY 7,966M2 SECTION OF AWDOB STREET, BELFORD ADJACENT TO LOT 8 SECTION 2 DP758078 AND LOT 1 SECTON 2 DP758078. PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS MCDOUALL STREET.  

Upon closure of the road, Council intends to sell the land.

All interested persons are hereby invited to make submissions concerning the proposal to Singleton Council, PO Box 314, Singleton NSW 2330, within 28 days of the date of this advertisement. Please note that under the provisions of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009, such submissions may be referred to third parties for consideration.

Once the submission period is completed, Singleton Council will consider all duly made submissions before deciding whether to continue with the road closure proposal.

Council Ref:      22/00210/002                
Enquiries:     CONTRACTS + PROPERTY OFFICER                         
Telephone:        02 6578 7574

For the General Manager, SINGLETON COUNCIL

DRAFT ON-SITE SEWAGE MANAGEMENT POLICY

At Council’s Ordinary Meeting held on 17 May 2022, Council resolved to place draft POL/10015.3 On-Site Sewage Management Policy on public exhibition for a period of 28 days and provide public notice of its intention to adopt the draft Policy subject to consideration of submissions received.

The purpose of this policy is to provide a framework to manage and regulate on-site sewage management and to assist in prioritising the regulation and monitoring of on-site sewage management systems.

The draft On-Site Sewage Management Policy is available for viewing below, and at Council’s Customer Service Centre, Visitor Information Centre and Public Library until 30 June 2022.

Submissions should be made in writing and addressed to the General Manager, Singleton Council PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or sent via email to E council@singleton.nsw.gov.au prior to 4.30pm 30 June 2022.

Enquiries can be made to Council’s Manager Development and Environmental Services on T 02 6578 7290.

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DRAFT WATER AND SEWER POLICIES

At Council’s Ordinary Meeting held on 17 May 2022, Council resolved to place the following draft policies on public exhibition for a period of 28 days and provide public notice of its intention to adopt the draft policy subject to consideration of submissions received.

  • Water Supply Services Policy
  • Sewer Services Policy
  • Discharge of Liquid Trade Waste to Sewage System Policy
  • Building in the Vicinity of Sewer and Trunk Water Mains Policy

The draft policies are available for viewing below and at Council’s Customer Service Centre, Visitor Information Centre and Public Library until 30 June 2022.

Submissions should be made in writing and addressed to the General Manager, Singleton Council PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or sent via email to E council@singleton.nsw.gov.au prior to 4.30pm 30 June 2022.

Enquiries can be made to Council’s Manager Water and Sewer on T 02 6578 7290.

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DRAFT DROUGHT AND EMERGENCY RESPONSE MANAGEMENT PLAN (DERMP)

At Council’s Ordinary Meeting held on 17 May 2022, Council resolved to place the draft Drought Emergency and Response Management Plan (DERMP) on public exhibition for a period of 42 days and provide public notice of its intention to adopt the draft Plan subject to consideration of submissions received.

The purpose of the plan is to provide a framework to Council for the management of drought periods and emergencies with respect to the water supply system. The plan informs the community of the issues around drought management and their role in the response under these conditions.

The draft Drought and Emergency Response Management Plan (DERMP) is available for viewing below and at Council’s Customer Service Centre, Visitor Information Centre and Public Library until 5 July 2022.

Submissions should be made in writing and addressed to the General Manager, Singleton Council PO Box 314 Singleton NSW 2330 or sent via email to E council@singleton.nsw.gov.au prior to 4.30pm 5 July 2022.

Enquiries can be made to Council’s Manager Water and Sewer on T 02 6578 7290.

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PUBLIC EXHIBITION FOR EMPLOYMENT ZONES REFORM 

The Department of Planning and Environment is currently exhibiting the translation of existing Business and Industrial zones into the new Employment zones.  

The exhibition is being held on the department’s Planning Portal for six weeks from 31 May 2022 to 12 July 2022.   

To view the detail and make a submission please visit the department’s Planning Portal.

SUBMISSIONS

Submissions must be received by close of business on the last day of the exhibition period, unless otherwise stated. Submissions are to be made in writing addressed to the General Manager.

ONLINE SUBMISSION
Click here to submit your feedback online.

EMAIL SUBMISSION
Click here to submit your feedback via email.

WRITTEN SUBMISSION
Post to:
The General Manager
Singleton Council
PO Box 314
Singleton NSW 2330

PRIVACY

The personal information provided as part of submissions will be used for the purpose of considering the specific project or proposal on exhibition and will become a record of Council. All information will be stored securely and retained in accordance with the State Records Act 1998.

POLITICAL DONATIONS AND GIFTS

A Disclosure Statement of Political Donations and Gifts must be submitted to Council with your submission if the Public Exhibition is a Planning Matter under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979. This includes, but is not limited to: Development Application (DA), Development Control Plans (DCP’s), Local Environmental Plans (LEP’s), Section 7.11 Local Contributions Plan (previously Section 94 Contributions Plans).