What is a planning scheme and what does it mean for you?

A planning scheme is a statutory document which sets out objectives, policies and provisions for the use, development and protection of land in the area to which it applies. A planning scheme regulates the … Read more “What is a planning scheme and what does it mean for you?”

What on earth is my town planner talking about? Here is a self-help dictionary

Town planners have a habit of using abbreviations, definitions and acronyms that no one else really understands. I’ve put together a handy list so next time you’re on the phone … Read more “What on earth is my town planner talking about? Here is a self-help dictionary”

Public notification for development and how you can be in the know

Public consultation for proposed development has always been a major concern for Council, the community, and developers. The objective is for the public to be able to have input on … Read more “Public notification for development and how you can be in the know”