Council notices
Week commencing 26 March 2018

2018 NSW Seniors Festival 4-15 April 2018
Kempsey Show 2018 banner

KSC at Kempsey Show 2018

Visit Council’s stand in the Exhibition Hall at this years Kempsey Show, taking place at Kempsey Showground on the 10th - 11th April. We will have customer service staff available, waste experts, Council’s 2018-2019 plans available and plenty of activities for the kids.

Children putting waste in recycle bin

Waste services over Easter

The South West Rocks Transfer Station will be closed on Good Friday. It will reopen as per normal on Saturday.

The Waste Management Centre on Crescent Head Road, South Kempsey will remain open over the long weekend.

All bin collection services will proceed as normal.

Weekly works schedule

This week our crews will be working on:

Gravel compacting on Armidale Road was completed last week
  • Bridge construction/maintenance: Bridge inspections across the Shire; install McIntyres Bridge piles on Nulla Nulla Creek Road; establish site on Kinchela Creek Left Bank Road for Knauers Bridge replacement
  • Flood mitigation maintenance: Continue Andersons floodgate refurbishment; routine inspection/maintenance of Kinchela Creek and Belmore River gates/ropes
  • Drainage/kerb/footpath maintenance: Tozer Street footpath replacement
  • Bitumen road resealing/maintenance: Pothole patching on South West Rocks streets, Ravenswood Road, Summer Island Road and Armidale Road (Temagog Road to Toorooka Road)
  • Bitumen road construction/rehabilitation: Prepare and seal Tozer Street shoulder (west side); extend pipe culverts and strip verges on Plummers Lane (Macleay Valley Way to 1.2km) as part of rehabilitation; Elbow Street (Harold Walker Street to River Street) asphalt resurfacing
  • Gravel road maintenance grading: Nulla Nulla Road, Maria River Road, Mitchells Access, Schmidts Access, McIntyres Road and O’Neills Road
  • Roadside slashing: West Kempsey, Crescent Head Road, Maria River Road, Blairs Lane, South West Rocks Road, Hat Head Road, Beranghi Road and Macleay Valley Way (Kempsey to Frederickton)
  • Other works:
    • Asphalt surfacing of Lachlan Street (Carri Street to Nicholson Street)
    • Pour kerb, gutter and pedestrian island on Lachlan Street (Nicholson Street to Yarravel Street)
    • Continue concrete cutting on Macleay Valley Way, Bellimbopinni as part of pavement repairs;
    • Continue stripping of vegetation from edges of Macleay Valley Way (Bellimbopinni to Plummers Lane) as part of shoulder replacement

Development consents and complying certificates

Notification is given in accordance with section 101 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 of the granting of the following development consents and complying development certificates:

Applicant no. Land Development description
T6-17-462 Lot 7303 DP1151611
Main Street
Crescent Head
Community markets
T6-17-467 Lot 603, Lot 604 DP612709
8 & 9 Arcadia Lane
Stuarts Point
Subdivision (boundary adjustment)
T6-18-27 Lot 462 DP622616
128 Crottys Lane
Alterations & additions to existing dwelling
T6-18-33 Lot 24 DP847103
Chain O Ponds Road
Continued use of an existing building as a dwelling
T6-18-62 Lot 707 DP1032859
Crescent Head Road
Crescent Head
Additions to existing farm shed
T6-18-69 Lot 1 DP587062
30 Stony Creek Lane
Continued use of an existing building as a dwelling & additions
T6-18-73 Lot 19 DP1073515
67 Settlers Way
South Kempsey
Two storey dwelling shed detached carport & tree removal
Rev 01
Lots 18 & 17 DP9648
15 Morton Avenue
Raise existing dwelling with alterations & additions
Rev 01
Lot 1012 DP706979
1943 Willi Willi Road
Additions to existing dwelling
Rev 01
Lot 4 DP631926
Chain O Ponds Road
T6-18-80 Lot 96 DP1051855
45 Dennis Crescent
South West Rocks
Attached carport & garden shed
T6-18-81 Lot 372 DP709362
354 Belmore River Left Bank Road
Belmore River
Continued use of existing dwelling additions
T6-18-85 Lot 4 DP15512
88 Tozer Street
West Kempsey
Rev 04
Lot 3 DP1185651
58 Lord Street
East Kempsey
Boundary adjustment subdivision  & three dwellings - staged

Development consents are available for public inspection, free of charge, during ordinary office hours at the consent authority’s principal office, at Council’s Customer Service Centre, Civic Centre, 22 Tozer Street, West Kempsey, between 8:30am and 4:30pm from Monday to Friday (public holidays excepted).

Notice of proposed developments

The following applications have been received and are notified in accordance with the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000. Please note that not all applications require public notification.

Application no. Land Proposed development Applicant Consent authority Exhibition period
T6-18-100 Lot 18 DP729843
3 Roy Kemp Close
Crescent Head
Two storey dwelling and detached studio E Fuller & R Grammatica Kempsey Shire Council 23 March 2018 -
9 April 2018
T6-18-101 Lot 34 DP261268
22 North Street
West Kempsey
Two detached dwellings & subdivision (one lot into two lots) Hibbards Pty Ltd Kempsey Shire Council 27 March 2018 -
11 April 2018
T6-17-394 Lot 4 DP581868
152 Verges Creek Road
Verges Creek
Mountain bike track Mrs J G Tulk Kempsey Shire Council 27 March 2018 -
9 April 2018

A development application and accompanying documents may be inspected at Kempsey Shire Council, 22 Tozer Street, West Kempsey, any time between 8:30am and 4:30pm from Monday to Friday (except public holidays) during the exhibition period.

Any person may make a written submission to the consent authority in relation to a development application during the exhibition period. If a submission is made by way of objection, the grounds of objection must be specified in the submission. Please note that any submission received by Council may be made publicly available.

A person who makes a written submission to a development application is required to disclose all reportable political donations and gifts (if any) made by the person making the submission or any associate of that person within the period commencing two years before the submission is made and ending when the application is determined. A disclosure statement form and further details can be obtained from Council’s website

Got waste questions? Call 1300 342 207