Planning proposal: Increase housing diversity and associated guidelines

Have your say on the planning proposal and development control plan amendments to increase housing diversity.

Exhibition of planning proposal: Increase Housing Diversity and associated guidelines in Bega Valley Development Control Plan 2013 

Council has resolved to support a planning proposal to amend Bega Valley Local Environmental Plan 2013 (LEP 2013) to implement recommendations of the Bega Valley Shire Residential Land Strategy 2040 and Bega Valley Shire Affordable Housing Strategy to increase housing diversity and supply throughout the Bega Valley Shire. The planning proposal is accompanied by amendments to Bega Valley Development Control Plan 2013 (DCP 2013) which aim to protect  neighbourhood character.

Comments about the planning proposal and accompanying DCP 2013 amendments are welcome during the exhibition period which runs from Friday 22 July 2022 to Sunday 21 August 2022.

Submissions must include your full name and address, contact details, signature and political donations or gifts disclosure and be addressed to: The General Manager, Bega Valley Shire Council, PO Box 492, Bega NSW 2550, or by email to:

Under the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009, details of your submission, including your name and address will be publicly available on request. You can request that your name and address not be disclosed by writing “objection in confidence” on your submission, however Council may still be obliged to release these details. Submissions that do not contain the author’s name and address may not be considered as Council will be unable to validate their authenticity.

Council is authorised as the local plan-making authority to exercise the functions for this planning proposal.

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How to provide your feedback

We are seeking your feedback on the planning proposal and draft development control plan amendments to increase housing diversity.

Have your say by:

  • Email: with the subject: Have your say: Planning proposal - Increase hng diversity and associated guidelines
  • Post: Chief Executive Officer, Bega Valley Shire Council, PO Box 492, Bega NSW 2550
  • Online: scroll to the bottom of this page to leave a comment

Documents on exhibition

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Please submit your feedback by 11:59pm Sunday 21 August 2022


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