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Title Kempsey LEP 2013 - Amd 27 - Housekeeping amendment including rezoning and amending the minimum lot size and height of buildings controls for various lands and a change to the Urban Release Area Map
Summary This planning proposal has been prepared by Kempsey Shire Council and is draft Kempsey Local Environmental Plan (KLEP) 2013 Amendment No. 27. This planning proposal comprises ‘housekeeping’ amendments to:

-Remove an identified portion of the mapped urban release area within Urban Release Area Map Sheet URA_013B to enable the assessment of future development applications for dwellings/buildings within Stage 1 of the Malbec Part 3A approval (otherwise prohibited by clause 6.3 of Kempsey Local Environmental Plan (KLEP) 2013);

- Amend zone and minimum lot size mapping in response to a Notice of Reservation under the National Parks & Wildlife Act 1974 received from the Office of Environment & Heritage (OEH); and

-Amend building height, land use zone and minimum lot size mapping for a small portion of R5-Large Lot Residential zone to standardise these values with the adjacent R1-General Residential zone in a single land parcel (currently the subject of a residential subdivision identified as the Seascape Grove Residential Estate, located at South West Rocks).
Stage Approved by Minister or Delegate
Number PP_2018_KEMPS_004_01


Submission Stage
Date Review Commenced 12-12-2018
Relevant Planning Authority (PPA) Kempsey Shire Council
Local Government Area Covered Kempsey

Gateway Stage
Date of Determination 20-02-2019
Gateway Decision Proceed subject to conditions
Link to PPA Web Site

LEP Assessment Stage
Date returned to Department for assessment
(Planning Proposal returned to Department of Planning for assessment and drafting of LEP)

Local Environmental Plan Stage
Date of Publication 17-04-2020
Publish Decision Approved
Link to LEP Document

DPE Contact
Name Helen Willis
Phone 5778 1489

Council Contact Detail
Name Peter Orr
Email N/A