Lower Macleay Flood Risk Management Technical Group
Lower Macleay Floodplain Flood Risk Management Plan

Kempsey Shire Council is seeking expressions of interest from residents to join a focus group to assist in developing a plan of management for the Lower Macleay floodplain.

In line with the NSW Government’s Flood Policy and compliant with the NSW Governments Flood Development Manual, Council is reviewing the existing Lower Macleay Floodplain Management Plan (1999) and undertaking additional flood investigations to prepare a Lower Macleay Flood Risk Management Plan.

The plan will present detailed evaluations of all factors that affect and are affected by the use of flood prone land and provide input into the strategic and statutory planning roles of council.

The technical group will be both the focus of and a forum for the discussion of technical, social, economic and ecological issues relative to the lower Macleay Floodplain. A maximum of four community representatives are required for the group and nominations should address the community sector you represent as well as skills and attributes.

To register your interest complete the Expression of Interest form. Once completed, either return your application form to Council’s Customer Service Centre or email it to ksc@kempsey.nsw.gov.au attention: Ron Kemsley. 

The closing date to register your Expression of Interest is 4:30pm Tuesday 29 May 2018


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