Amendment C001

Indigo Planning Scheme

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Environmental Effects Statement (EES)


Planning authority contact details

Indigo Shire Council

101 Ford Street Beechworth VIC 3747 Australia

Tel: (03) 5728 8000


Please Note: Proposal description below describes the amendment. To verify content of the final approved amendment see the Explanatory Report.

Amend the Municipal Strategic Statement by changing the strategic direction for agriculture to reinforce the need for permit control for timber production in significant landscape and agricultural areas| Introduce a new policy for timber production into Section 22| Amend the Schedule to theRural Zone by requiring a planning permit for timber production over 40 ha for land in the Rural Zone that is also within the Significant Landscape Overlay 1 (Lake Hume and surrounds) Significant Landscape Overlay 2 (Rural landscape) Environmental Significance Overlay 1 (High quality agricultural land) and land identified in the incorporated document Classified National Trust Landscapes applying to the Shire of Indigo 1998

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