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One of Council’s functions is to regulate development within the Shire in accordance with the requirements of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 and other associated policies and directions from the New South Wales Government. Council needs to ensure developments find the right balance between protecting the environment, supporting a healthy local economy and providing effective access to community services and infrastructure.
Wingecarribee Shire Council is set to amend the public-facing hours of operation of Duty Planners as of Tuesday 19th April. The change of hours to Duty Planning services is to enable staff to prioritise existing Development Applications. For more information click here.
New MyInspect online booking system. Need to book a Civil or Building Inspection? Book online here.
Find out what's happening in our community that may be of interest to you.
List of required documentation for plumbing and drainage inspections.
In this section you will find important information relating to food safety, mobile food premises, hairdressing, barbers, beauty salons, tattoo parlours and skin penetration premises, as well as information about smoke free venues.
Outline of Wingecarribee Local Environmental Plan 2010 (WLEP 2010) with links to information about the planning proposal process, current planning proposals, completed amendments, guidance in the use of land, and guide to map tiles. Also includes 1989 LEP maps.
Development Control Plans (DCP) provide specific and comprehensive guidelines for certain types of development or area including rural and industrial areas and specific requirements for localities.
Information about heritage listings, definition of a heritage item and heritage conservation areas, the Wingecarribee Heritage Survey, confirming heritage and other planning information, benefits of heritage listing, implications of heritage listing on future development, Council's heritage strategy, and links for further information.
The Southern Regional Planning Panel (SRPP) is a group of experts appointed by the State Government and Council to determine regionally significant Development Applications (DAs) or provide advice about planning proposals.
The Wingecarribee Local Planning Panels meets on a regular basis to provide a recommendation to the Interim Administrator on certain development applications.