A new Coffs Harbour Development Control
Plan (DCP) 2015 that covers the entire local government area will go out for
public consultation for 30 days on May 6
until June 5.
Coffs Harbour has a strategic document that
governs all land use and development in the Coffs Harbour area – the Coffs
Harbour City Local Environmental Plan 2013.
Beneath that is a Development Control Plan
(DCP) that provides the detailed planning and design guidelines in a
The draft Coffs Harbour Development Control
Plan (DCP) 2015 replaces the 2013 version.
The new document has a number of revisions,
with the most significant changes relating to the structure and layout of the
Plan, updates to specific development controls such as density and setbacks and
updates to development controls that apply to urban release areas.
The revised format of the DCP has been
designed to facilitate online planning enquiries, as well as the ability to
easily interact between chapters within the Plan and with other relevant
legislation, policies and guidelines.
From Wednesday, May 6, the Draft Coffs
Harbour DCP 2015 and associated documents can be viewed via Council’s website –
www.coffsharbour.nsw.gov.au/onexhibition - or via www.coffsplanning.com.au
Free computer access is available to view
the DCP at Council’s Central Administration Building located on the corner of
Coff and Castle Streets, Coffs Harbour.
CDs with an electronic copy of the DCP can also be provided upon