Building and Planning

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Botanic Garden

Botanic Garden Open Week

A week-long bonanza of events and activities is on offer at the North Coast Regional Botanic Garden from May 22-27.

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Grace Roberts

Grace Roberts Awards

Applications are now open for the 2018 Grace Roberts Community Development Awards.

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Woopi Wow

Woolgoolga Beach Reserve

The next stage of planning for Woolgoolga Beach Reserve is underway and we want you to have your say.

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El Funding

Apply Now for Environmental Levy Funding

Applications are now being invited for the 2018/2019 Environmental Levy Grants Program from community-based organisations and individuals interested in helping to improve or sustain our local environment.

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Submerged

Submerged – Stories of Australia’s Shipwrecks

Mutiny, tragedy, torpedo strikes, cowardice and heroism feature in a fascinating exhibition opening at Coffs Harbour Regional Museum...

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Emerald Beach

Emerald Beach Reserve Consultation – Next Stage

Work on the latest stage of the Emerald Beach Reserve Concept Plan will begin with a Community Information Session...

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Upcoming Events

May
Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery

Opening Night Autumn Selection Regional Gallery

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May
Museum Exhibition

Opening Submerged - Stories of Australia's Shipwrecks

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22-27
BotanicGardenOpenWeek

Botanic Garden Open Week

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May
Workshop

National Simultaneous Storytime

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May
Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

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May
FotG Concert

In The Wild Concert

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Building and Planning

Development Approvals 

Development Approvals

Everything you need to understand the development approvals process, including lodging and tracking development applications, and forms.

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Building and Construction 

Building and Construction

Information about building and construction certification and compliance, plumbing and drainage, including forms.

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Development Engineering 

Development Engineering

Find all the development engineering specifications that apply to civil design and construction works within the Coffs Harbour LGA.

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Growth Strategies 

Growth Strategies

The Coffs Harbour Local Growth Management Strategy and the North Coast Regional Plan provide a blueprint to guide the future growth and strategic direction of the Coffs Harbour LGA.

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Place Strategies 

Place Strategies

Find masterplans, plans of management, strategies and projects that aim to make the area an even better place to live, work and play.

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Planning Controls and Guidelines 

Planning Controls and Guidelines

Find all the plans and policies which provide a planning framework for development within the Coffs Harbour LGA, including LEP, DCP and Contributions Plans.

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