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Development Control Plan

The Inverell Development Control Plan 2013 (IDCP), prepared in accordance with Section 3.43 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, is aimed towards the facilitation of good development outcomes for the Inverell Shire.

For ease of access, the IDCP has been broken down into ten (10) chapters below, plus a glossary, of which can all be downloaded by clicking on the relevant links. Alternatively, you can download the full Inverell Development Control Plan 2013 here.

Should you have any queries in relation to the Inverell Development Control Plan 2013, please do not hesitate to contact Council’s Civil and Environmental Services Department on (02) 6728 8200.

Development Control Plan
Chapter 1 - Introduction[34Kb - PDF]
For notification and advertising requirements for Development Applications please refer to the Community Participation Plan page.
Chapter 2 - Subdivision[199Kb - PDF]
Chapter 3 - Residential Development[43Kb - PDF]
Chapter 4 - Commercial and Industrial Development[2Mb - PDF]
Chapter 5 - Parking and Traffic[40Kb - PDF]
Chapter 6 - Flood Prone Land[4Mb - PDF]
Chapter 7 - Heritage[271Kb - PDF]
Chapter 8 - Wind Power Generation[35Kb - PDF]
Chapter 9 - Danthonia Integrated Community[39Kb - PDF]
Chapter 10 - Inverell Aerodrome[6Mb - PDF]
Glossary of Terms[33Kb - PDF]

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Last modified 15-Jan-2020



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