Council considers that the Development Plan provisions that guide the development of land at Northfield in the Light Industry Zone are in need of review and is proposing to change the zoning to allow for residential, retail and commercial development.
The DPA was released for public comment until 18 November 2016. A public meeting was held in 6 Decmeber 2016 at the Hillcrest Community Centre. In May 2017, Council endorsed a revised version of the DPA, and submitted it to the Planning Minister for approval, which was duly approved by the Minister on 6 February 2018.
Development applications in this location will now be assessed by the provisions of the approved DPA. The following attachments provide a history of the progress of the DPA.
The following submissions were received from the public during the statutory public consultation period.