Development Contribution Policy Amendments (30 June 2008)
  • Last updated:
  • 13 Jul 2016

At the Ordinary Meeting of 19 June 2008, council adopted proposed amendments to the following planning scheme policies in accordance with the requirements of Schedule 3 of the Integrated Planning Act 1997.

These documents are also available in PDF format:

Note: Maps referenced in the planning scheme policies have not changed from the previous version.

The amendments to the policies involve:

  • a reduction of the water supply and sewerage Demand Factor Rates for Defined Uses for some commercial and industrial uses
  • allowance for reductions in demand factor rates where is can be demonstrated that water saving/recycling initiatives can be sustainably integrated into a development
  • the introduction of a definition for a management lot including clarifying the ‘demand’ and payment times for management lots.

Start of the amendments

The amendments to the planning scheme policies came into effect on 30 June 2008.