Council’s land use policies and strategies provide a broad direction for the sustainable growth and development of Kempsey Shire.
Your Future Macleay: Growth and Character – Local Strategic Planning Statement(PDF, 10MB) sets Council’s 20-year vision for land use planning, which is reflected through a set of broad planning priorities.
The Local Growth Management Strategy(PDF, 2MB) guides the development of sustainable residential communities in the shire.
The Macleay Valley Community Infrastructure Strategy(PDF, 7MB) is a 20-year plan that seeks to respond to our community needs, demographic profile, local values and aspirations as well as the role and characteristics of our diverse townships.
The Rural Residential Land Release Strategy(PDF, 31MB) sets out a number of objectives relating to Council’s management of population and housing growth.
Kempsey Local Environmental Plan 2013
Kempsey Development Control Plan 2013
Northern Regional Planning Panel
Development contributions plans
Variations to Development Standards Register