Current Planning Proposals

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Planning Proposals reported to Council and currently under consideration

Rezone and Reclassify block on Irvine Street Kiama - with NSW Department of Planning and Environment

Planning Proposal for Part of Lot 12 DP 708075, Lots 36 & 45 DP 263449 and Lot 38 DP 630551, Irvine Street Kiama 

15 April 2014

A request under Section 54(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for a Planning Proposal was considered by Council at its meeting held on 15 April 2014 and supported by Council.

CR089 - Committee recommendation that Council commence the re-classifications/rezoning process in relation to the subject lands.

22 August 2016

Council submitted the Planning Proposal to Department of Environment and Planning for Gateway Determination.

4 October 2016

Department of Planning and Environment issued a Gateway Determination (PP_2016_KIAMA_004_00)

http://leptracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/Default.aspx

19 June 2017

On public exhibition until 24 July 2017.

15 August 2017

Council at its meeting held on 15 August 2017 resolved the following:

OC17/103 - Committee recommendation that Council requests that the Department of Planning & Environment make the amendment to the Kiama LEP 2011 to rezone part of Lot 12 DP 708075, Lots 36 & 45 DP 263449 and Lot 38 DP 630551, Irvine Street Kiama from RE1 Public Recreation to R2 Low Density Residential and from Community to Operational Land. This will include introducing a minimum lot size of 450m2, and apply a maximum building height of 8.5m and maximum floor space ratio of 0.45:1.

27 November 2017

Council requested that the Department of Planning and Environment make the amendment to the Kiama LEP 2011 to rezone part of Lot 12 DP 708075, Lots 36 & 45 DP 263449 and Lot 38 DP 630551, Irvine Street Kiama from RE1 Public Recreation to R2 Low Density Residential and from Community to Operational Land.

Rezone and Reclassify part of Iluka Reserve, Kiama Downs - with NSW Department of Planning and Environment

Planning Proposal for Part Lot 34 DP 28122 and Part Lot 243 DP 30200, Iluka Reserve, Kiama Downs

15 September 2015

A request under Section 54(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for a Planning Proposal was considered by Council at its meeting held on 15 September 2015 and supported by Council.

CR15/327 - Committee recommendation that Council formally proceeds with a planning proposal for part of the Iluka Reserve at Kiama Downs to create up to nine residential lots including open space embellishment over the remainder of the public reserve to meet community needs for future recreation activities in the area based on a master plan including community consultation.

24 August 2016

Council submitted the Planning Proposal to Department of Environment and Planning for Gateway Determination.

20 October 2016

Department of Planning and Environment issued a Gateway Determination (PP_2016_KIAMA_004_00)

http://leptracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/Default.aspx

31 January 2017

Council submitted the Planning Proposal to the Department of Environment and Planning for an amended Gateway Determination.

19 June 2017

On public exhibition until 24 July 2017.

19 September 2017

Council at its meeting held on 19 September 2017 resolved the following:

OC17/161 - Committee recommendation that Council request that the Department of Planning & Environment make the amendment to the Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 for part of Lot 34 DP 28122 and part of Lot 243 DP 30200, part of Iluka Reserve Kiama Downs to:

  • Reclassify part of the land from community to operational land and change interests;
  • Rezone part of the land from RE1 Public Recreation to R2 Low Density Residential amend the minimum lot size, building heights and floor space ratio control maps; and
  • Rezone part of the land from R2 Low Density Residential to RE1 Public Recreation and amend the minimum lot size, building heights and floor space ratio control maps.

27 November 2017

Council requested that the Department of Planning and Environment make the amendment to the Kiama LEP 2011 for part of Lot 34 DP 28122 and part of Lot 243 DP 30200, part of Iluka Reserve Kiama Downs to:

•         Reclassify part of the land from community to operational land and change interests;

•         Rezone part of the land from RE1 Public Recreation to R2 Low Density Residential amend the minimum lot size, building heights and floor space ratio control maps; and

•         Rezone part of the land from R2 Low Density Residential to RE1 Public Recreation and amend the minimum lot size, building heights and floor space ratio control maps.

Introduce minimum lot size for dual occupancies in newly zoned R2 Low Density Residential land - Superseded

Housekeeping Planning Proposal – Land Zoned R2 Low Density Residential

19 September 2017

At its meeting of 19 September 2017 Council resolved to prepare a Planning Proposal, under Section 54(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for housekeeping amendments to the Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 to limit the capacity for dual occupancy by introducing a minimum lot size for dual occupancies in newly zoned R2 Low Density Residential land.

OC17/189 - Committee recommendation that Council:

  1. Endorse the Planning Proposal for housekeeping amendments to the Kiama LEP 2011 to proceed to the Department of Planning and Environment for a Gateway determination to have the capacity to limit dual occupancy as described in the report by introducing a minimum lot size for dual occupancies in newly zoned R2 Low Density Residential land.
  2. Applying the new minimum lot sizes for dual occupancies on all future greenfield subdivisions, being 600m2 for Kiama, Gerringong and Gerroa and 1200m2 for Jamberoo.
  3. Request plan making delegations for this proposal as a part of the Gateway determination.
  4. On receipt of the Gateway Determination, proceed with recommendations including requesting any further studies and public exhibition.

26 June 2018

This resolution has been superseded by Council’s 26 June 2018 resolution (see below) 

Rezone 17 Dido Street, Kiama - with applicant for additional information

Planning Proposal for Lot 3 DP 1018217 - Dido Street, Kiama

20 March 2018

A request under Section 3.32(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for a Planning Proposal, to rezone Lot 3 DP 1018217 - Dido Street, Kiama from RU1 Primary Production to R2 Low Density Residential, was considered by Council at its meeting held on 20 March 2018 and supported by Council.

OC18/1089 - Committee recommendation that Council:

  1. Endorse this Planning Proposal to proceed to the Department of Planning and Environment for a Gateway Determination.
  2. Request plan making delegations for this proposal as part of the Gateway determination.
  3. On receipt of the Gateway Determination, proceed with recommendations including requesting any further studies and public exhibition.

14 May 2018

Council submitted the Planning Proposal to Department of Environment and Planning for Gateway Determination.

23 July 2018

Department of Planning and Environment issued a Gateway Determination on 23 July 2018 for (PP_2018_KIAMA_002_00)

http://leptracking.planning.nsw.gov.au

1 August 2018

Applicant requested to provide additional information as outlined in Gateway Determination.

Introduce development standards for dual occupancy and multi dwelling housing development - NSW Department of Planning and Environment requested to make LEP amendment

Planning Proposal to amend Kiama LEP 2011 to introduce development standards for dual occupancy and multi dwelling housing development.

26 June 2018

At its meeting of 26 July 2018 Council resolved to prepare a Planning Proposal, under Section 3.32(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for amendments to the Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 to introduce development standards for dual occupancy and multi dwelling housing development.

OC-18/175 - Committee recommendation that Council:

  1. Endorse the Planning Proposal for housekeeping amendments to the Kiama LEP 2011 to proceed to the Department of Planning and Environment for a Gateway determination to:
    1. Introduce a minimum lot size and/or a dwelling density for dual occupancy, manor house and multi dwelling housing (terrace) development in zoned R2 Low Density Residential and R3 Medium Density Residential land,
    2. Make multi dwelling housing (terraces) permissible in the R2 Low Density Residential zone, and
    3. Rezone the western portion of Silver Hill/Cedar Ridge area from R5 Large Lot Residential to E4 Environmental Living.
  2. Request plan making delegations for this proposal as a part of the Gateway determination.
  3. On receipt of the Gateway Determination, proceed with recommendations including requesting any further studies and public exhibition.

6 July 2018

Council submitted the Planning Proposal to Department of Environment and Planning for Gateway Determination.

1 August 2018

Department of Planning and Environment issued a Gateway Determination on 1 August 2018 for (PP_2018_KIAMA_004_00)

http://leptracking.planning.nsw.gov.au

13 February 2019

Council submitted amended Planning Proposal to Department of Environment and Planning in order to satisfy Gateway Determination.

13 March 2019

Department of Planning and Environment confirmed that Gateway Determination conditions satisfied.

14 March 2019

Planning Proposal forward to relevant State agencies for comments.

6 May 2019

On public exhibition from 6 May 2019 to 3 June 2019.

Public Exhibition

25 June 2019

Council at its meeting held on 25 June 2019 resolved the following:

19/221OC - Committee recommendation that Council proceed with the preparation and finalisation of the draft Kiama LEP to introduce dual occupancy and multi dwelling housing development standards, in conjunction with the Parliamentary Counsel and the Department of Planning and Environment.

1 July 2019

Council requested that the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment make the amendment to the Kiama LEP 2011 to introduce dual occupancy and multi dwelling housing development standards.

Rezone Dido Street, Kiama - with applicant for additional information

Planning Proposal for Part of Lot 2 DP 805229 - Dido Street, Kiama

18 December 2018

At its meeting held on 18 December 2018 Council resolved to prepare a Planning Proposal, under Section 3.32(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for amendments to Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 to rezone a portion of the site from RU2 Rural Landscape to R2 Low Residential.

OC-18/336 - Committee recommendation that Council:

1.      Endorse this Planning Proposal, without the inclusion of the E2 rezoning, to proceed to the Department of Planning and Environment for a Gateway determination.

2.      Request plan making delegations for this proposal as a part of the Gateway determination.

3.      On receipt of the Gateway Determination, proceed with recommendations including requesting any further studies and public exhibition.

8 January 2019

Applicant has been requested to provide additional information as outlined in Council's report - 18 December 2018.

Making minor activities & events on public land exempt and introducing Essential Services clause  - Parliamentary Counsel requested to draft LEP amendment

Planning Proposal to amend Kiama LEP 2011 to make minor activities & events on public land exempt and to introduce an Essential Services clause.

26 June 2018

At its meeting of 26 July 2018 Council resolved to prepare a Planning Proposal, under Section 3.32(3) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, for amendments to the Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 to make minor activities & events on public land exempt and to introduce an Essential Services clause.

OC-18/202 - Committee recommendation that Council:

1.      Endorse the preparation of a Planning Proposal for minor housekeeping amendments to the Kiama LEP 2011 for:

- The addition of minor activities and events on public land to be included in Schedule 2 Exempt Development;

- Amendment of the land use table in the IN2 Light Industrial Zone by removing Industrial Training Facilities from the prohibited land uses;

- The addition of an Essential Services clause to be added to Part 6 of the Kiama LEP 2011.

2.      Forward the Planning Proposal to the Department of Planning and Environment for Gateway Determination.

3.      Request plan-making delegations from the Department of Planning and Environment.

22 November 2018

Council submitted the Planning Proposal to Department of Environment and Planning for Gateway Determination.

11 February 2019

Department of Planning and Environment issued a Gateway Determination on 11 February 2019 for (PP_2018_KIAMA_005_00)

http://leptracking.planning.nsw.gov.au

12 February 2019

Planning Proposal forward to relevant State agencies for comments.

25 March 2019

On public exhibition from 25 March 2019 to 24 April 2019.

Public Exhibition Details

21 May 2019

Council at its meeting held on 21 May 2019 resolved the following:

19/174OC - Committee recommendation that Council proceed with the preparation and finalisation of the draft Kiama LEP for housekeeping amendments, subject to any legal drafting recommendations of Parliamentary Counsel.

23 May 2019

Council requested that Parliamentary Counsel prepare the draft housekeeping amendments to the Kiama LEP 2011.

Rezone 33 Greyleigh Drive Kiama - Not Supported by Council

Planning Proposal for land adjoining Greyleigh Drive and Old Saddleback Road Kiama (Lots 156, 186 & 189 DP 751279, Lot 2 DP 1135218, Lot 1320 DP1060995, Lot 1 DP 1178500, Lot 1 DP 1003719, Lot 1 DP 995058, Lot 99 DP 1042908 & unformed Crown Road reserve)

18 January 2019

The proponent has lodged a Rezoning Review with the NSW Department of Planning and Environment, for determination by the NSW Southern Regional Planning Panel (the Panel).

http://pgrtracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/rezoningproposaldetails.php?rid=RR_2019_KIAMA_001_00

19 February 2019

At its meeting of 19 February 2019 Council resolved not to support the Planning Proposal.

OC-19/058 - Committee recommendation that Council not endorse the Planning Proposal proceeding to Gateway and notify the applicant and the NSW Southern Regional Planning Panel of this decision.

18 June 2019

At its meeting of 18 June 2019 the Southern Regional Planning Panel determined that the Planning Proposal should not proceed to Gateway.

http://pgrtracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/rezoningproposaldetails.php?rid=RR_2019_KIAMA_001_00

Rezone 25 Dido Street Kiama - Not Supported by Council

Planning Proposal for 25 Dido Street Kiama (Lot 3 DP 805229)

19 March 2019

At its meeting of 19 March 2019 Council resolved not to support the Planning Proposal.

OC-19/092 - Committee recommendation that Council not endorse the Planning Proposal proceeding to Gateway and notify the applicant of this decision.

Rezone South Kiama - Not Supported by Council

Planning Proposal for land south of Saddleback Mountain Road, north of Weir Street and to the west of and immediately adjacent to the Princes Highway, Kiama  (Lot 1 DP 707300, Lot 5 DP 740252, part of Lot 102 DP 1077617 & part of Lot 8 DP 258603)

19 March 2019

At its meeting of 19 March 2019 Council resolved not to support the Planning Proposal.

OC-19/094 - Committee recommendation that Council not endorse the Planning Proposal proceeding to Gateway at this time and notify the applicant of this decision.

28 March 2019

The proponent has lodged a Rezoning Review with the NSW Department of Planning and Environment, for determination by the NSW Southern Regional Planning Panel (the Panel).

http://pgrtracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/rezoningproposaldetails.php?rid=RR_2019_KIAMA_002_00

19 June 2019

At its meeting of 19June 2019 the Southern Regional Planning Panel determined that the Planning Proposal should proceed to Gateway.

http://pgrtracking.planning.nsw.gov.au/rezoningproposaldetails.php?rid=RR_2019_KIAMA_002_00



Amendments to Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (completed Planning Proposals)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 1)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 1) rezoned land at Wyalla Road Jamberoo for R2 Low Density Residential and E3 Environmental Management.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 1) was signed by Kim Bray, Manager Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 1) was made by the State Government on 15 August 2014.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 2)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 2) corrected a mapping anomaly of  Lots 20 DP 1151501 and Lots 21 to 24 DP 1155392 and applied a R2 Low Density Residential zoning and associated planning controls to the whole of the subject site.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 2) was signed by Kim Bray, Manager Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 2) was made by the State Government on 26 August 2014.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 3)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 3) rezoned the following land to R2 Low Density Residential and applied associated planning controls to the whole of the subject site:

  1. Lots 201 and 202, DP 1199549, Jamberoo Road,
  2. Lot 1, DP 1203690, Lilly Pilly Way Kiama.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 3) was signed by Phillip Costello, Director Environmental Services, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 3) was made by the State Government on 13 February 2015.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 4)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 4) removed recreational facility (indoor) as a prohibited activity in the B7 Business Park zone land use table and inserted recreational facility (indoor) business identification signs as permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone land use table.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 4) was signed by Philip Costello, Director Environmental Services, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 4) was made by the State Government on 25 September 2015.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 5)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 5) rezoned part of Lot 1 DP710456, 39 Macquarie Street, Jamberoo to R2 Low Density Residential and applied associated planning controls to part of the subject site.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 5) was signed by Philip Costello, Director of Environmental Services, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 5) was made by the State Government on 27 May 2016.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 6)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 6) rezoned land at Part Lot 73 DP 1153471, No 35 Bland Street, Kiama, from SP2 Infrastructure to R2 Low Density Residential.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 6) was signed by Mark Lyndon, Manager Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning).

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 6) was made by the State Government on 10 March 2017.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 7)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 7) permited a livestock processing industry and a restaurant or café at Lot 103 DP 561082 and Lot 1 DP 1005217, No 96 Rose Valley Road, Rose Valley.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 7) was signed by Philip Costello, Director Environmental Services, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 7) was made by the State Government on 5 May 2017.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 8)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 8) allowed the subdivision of allotments with multiple zones and minimum lots sizes and rezoned 2A Downs Place (Lot 101 DP 1157883) and part of 26 Drualla Road (Lot 100 DP 1157883), Jamberoo to R2 Low Density Residential and applied associated planning controls to part of the subject site.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 8)was signed by Philip Costello, Director Environmental Services, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 8) was made by the State Government on 11 August 2017.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 9)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 9) incorporated the following 3 planning proposals into the one amendment:

  • Additional Permitted Use – Development for the purposes of a community facility on land at 105 Shoalhaven Street, Kiama being part of Lot 102 DP 775450.
  • Pheasant Point Heritage Conservation Area.
  • Reclassification of public land – 9 O’Connell Place, Gerringong being Lot 208 DP 792192.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 9) was signed by Mark Lyndon, Manager Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 9) was made by the State Government on 22 December 2017.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 11)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 11) permitted semi-detached dwellings in the R2 Low Density Residential zone and introduces new rules regarding exceptions to minimum lot size for subdivision of dual occupancies and multi-dwelling housing across the following zones:

  • RU1 - Primary Production;
  • RU2  - Rural Landscape;
  • R2 - Low Density Residential;
  • R3 - Medium Density Residential;
  • E3 - Environmental Management.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 11) was signed by Mark Lyndon, Manager of Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 11) was made by the State Government on 11 May 2018.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 13)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 13)  permitted certain types of Tourist & Visitor Accommodation in Non-Urban Areas. This Plan applies to land in the following zones under Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011:

  • Zone RU1 - Primary Production;
  • Zone RU2 - Rural Landscape;
  • Zone E3 - Environmental Management.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 13)  was signed by Mark Lyndon, Manager of Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 13) was made by the State Government on 21 December 2018.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 14)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 14) rezoned part of 144 Jamberoo Mountain Road, Jamberoo (part of Lot 1 DP 129766 and part of Lot 144 DP 751279) from E2 Environmental Conservation to E3 Environmental Management

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 14)  was signed by Ed Paterson, Acting Manager of Strategic Planning, Kiama Municipal Council, as delegate of the Minister for Planning and Environment.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 14) was made by the State Government on 21 June 2019.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 12)

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 12) rezoned 15 Golden Valley Road, Jamberoo (Lot 2 DP 626183) from RU2 Rural Landscape to R2 Low Density Residential

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 12)  was signed by Marcus Ray, Deputy Secretary, Planning Services, as delegate of the Minister for Planning and Public Spaces.

Kiama Local Environmental Plan 2011 (Amendment No 12) was made by the State Government on 5 July 2019.