Jamberoo Mountain Road is expected to remain closed for several months due to severe damage from a large landslip.
Our sports fields have been closed due to the heavy rain.
We need to halt issuing planning certificates between Thursday 29 September and Tuesday 4 October to make changes reflecting new NSW Government regulations.
Development standards are found in:
They provide a framework of limitations for various aspects of development within an area including:
Every quarter, Council is required to report cases where determined Development Applications result in a variation to a development standard to the Department of Planning NSW.
A variation to a development standard may happen after a Development Application is assessed under the Kiama Local Environmental Plan (Part 4.6).
By reporting variations to development standards, it allows Council and the Department of Planning NSW to consider whether development standards are appropriate, or whether changes are needed.
Variations to developments standards are located on the Department of Planning's website.