Town Planning and Development Control
- To plan and regulate the orderly arrangement and use of land in townships and rural areas in order to promote the improvement of community life and the environment in which residents live.
- Assess significant strategic growth, landuse and infrastructure issues in a timely manner.
- To continue to develop, monitor and refine on an ongoing basis the needs of the Gilgandra Shire through the Local Environmental Plan and development control plans.
- To ensure effective environmental management and landuse planning of the built and natural environment.
Development Control Plans
Council has several instruments to control development. These documents provide information on what is permissible development and the expected standard of development in an area.
Download a copy of Council's Development Control Plan 2011 PDF (1.17mb)
Section 94a Development Contributions Plan
Download a copy of Council's Section 94A Developer Contributions Plan PDF (5.1mb)
Local Environmental Plan
Download a copy of Council's Local Environmental Plan, gazetted on 9 December 2011.