Kiama Council are investigating an apparent spill at the mouth of the Crooked River at Gerroa. Residents and visitors should avoid wading through or swimming in the mouth of the river until further notice.
Swamp Road is now open following recent flooding. Please drive carefully.
Our sports fields have been inspected and their status changed to caution after the recent rain. Users must inspect the ground conditions and make a decision if they will play or train on the fields in their current conditions.
A number of our public facilities will be closed from midday, Friday 8 December 2023 for a staff function. This includes our Administration Centre, Kiama and Gerringong Libraries, Family History Centre and Kiama Leisure Centre. The Minnamurra Waste and Recycling Centre will be open, as well as our Visitor Information Centre, The Pavilion and SENTRAL Youth Services.
Our development assessment team is currently experiencing heavy demand for their services. We ask customers to make a booking for any development advice.
Notice of Intention to repeal three Section 7.11 contribution plans.
Published 27 November 2023.
In accordance with clause 215 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2021 and the resolution of council made on 21 November 2023, notice is hereby given that in 14 days council intends to repeal the following contributions plans:
Reason for repeal: The section 7.11 contribution plans are being repealed as part of the contribution framework review currently being undertaken by council. Once repealed, the current adopted section 7.12 contribution plan will apply to all application determinations.
Note, any modifications will continue to be levied in accordance with the contribution plan that applied at the date of determination.
Development contributions are funds a developer pays.
They are applied to a development as a condition of consent when it is likely to create an increase in demand for public facilities such as:
The funds we collect may only be spent on the facilities described in our Contribution Plans.
Our adopted Contribution Plans detail how contributions are levied.
Your consent authority will let you know if you need to pay a contribution.
Phone Customer Service on 02 42320444 to pay via Credit
Pay at our Customer Service Centre by credit card or cash.