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DCP PDF Version

Coffs  Harbour DCP 2015

 Overview

Part A - Introduction

This part outlines administrative processes of the Plan, including how the chapters work and provides overall objectives of the Plan, definitions and abbreviations.

Part B – Public Consultation

This part identifies which development applications are to be publicly notified and how they are to be publicly notified.

Part C – Subdivision Controls

This part includes controls specific to the subdivision of land.

Part D – Built Form Controls

This part includes controls for various types of development:

·          D1 Commercial Development

·          D2 Industrial Development

·          D3 Residential Development

·          D4 Rural and Large Lot Residential Development

·          D5 Tourist Development

Part E – Environmental Controls

This part includes controls for development on land with environmental constraints:

·          E1 Biodiversity

·          E2 Coastal Hazards - Deferred

·          E3 Contaminated Land

·          E4 Flooding

Part F – General Development Controls

This part includes controls that have a broad application to various types of development throughout the LGA:

·          F1 Access and Parking

·          F2 Heritage Conservation

·          F3 Landscaping

·          F4 Sex Services

·          F5 Signage

·          F6 Waste Management

Part G – Special Area Controls

This part includes controls for development within urban release areas and/or special areas within the LGA:

·          G1 Boambee Creek

·          G2 Coffs Harbour Arthur Street Precinct

·          G3 Coffs Harbour City Core Precinct

·          G4 Coffs Harbour Jetty Business Precinct

·          G5 Coffs Harbour Victoria Street Precinct

·          G6 East Moonee, Emerald Beach, Hearnes Lake/Sandy Beach

·          G7 Korora Large Lot Residential

·          G8 North Boambee Valley East

·          G9 North Bonville

·          G10 Sawtell Village Precinct

·          G11 South Coffs

·          G12 West Coffs

·          G13 West Moonee

·          G14 West Woolgoolga

Part H – Appendices

This part contains various guidelines to supplement specific chapters within the DCP:

·          Appendix 1 Coastal Hazard Scenarios and Reports (Deferred)

·          Appendix 2 Guideline for Preparing Vegetation Management Plans

·          Appendix 3 Landscaping Species and Undesirable Weed Species

·          Appendix 4 Waste Management Examples

Part I – Schedule of Amend​ments

This part contains a schedule of amendments made to the DCP.