Development Application 10/2017

DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION  (BEING LOCAL DEVELOPMENT) ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING AND ASSESSMENT ACT 1979

A Development Application and Statement of Environmental Effects has been submitted to Gwydir Shire Council as the consent authority for Assessment.

Applicant: Stephen Bostock

Proposal: Operation of a Shale Quarry.

Land: Lot 17 DP 751085, “Eastwood” 1895 Adams Scrub Road, Warialda Rail

The subject Application is on display from 21 June to 12 July 2017 at the following locations during their ordinary office hours.

Gwydir Shire Council Chambers Monday to Friday – 9:00am to 12:30pm & 1:30pm to 4.00pm

Warialda Office – 54 Hope Street, Warialda     Bingara Office – 33 Maitland Street, Bingara

The Development Application can also be viewed at any time by visiting Council Website www.gwydirshire.com

Any person may lodge a written submission, during the exhibition period, to the consent authority (Gwydir Shire Council), concerning the subject modification. If the submission is by way of objection, the grounds of the objection must be specified in the submission. Please reference the application in your submission as DA 10/2017

Written submissions will be received up until 4.00pm 12 July 2017 and addressed to:  The General Manager  Gwydir Shire Council  Locked Bag 5 BINGARA NSW 2404

Any person, who makes a submission by way of objection and is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant development consent, may appeal to the Land and Environment Court. If a Commission Inquiry is held, the Ministers determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

Council may publish the name, address and the submissions of the person/s or organisation/s from whom a submission is received, unless clear instruction is given that this information is not to be published.

For further information please contact Council’s Development and Environmental Services Department on (02) 6729 3000.

Max Eastcott, General Manager       Download Application (pdf 4MB)  Download Statement Env Effectss   (pdf 3MB)

 

Development Application 24/2017

DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION (BEING LOCAL DEVELOPMENT)  ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING AND ASSESSMENT ACT 1979

A Development Application and Statement of Environmental Effects has been submitted to Gwydir Shire Council as the consent authority for Assessment.

Applicant: John E Taylor

Proposal: Operation of Granite Quarry.

Land: Lot 2 DP 1134561, “Glen Owen” 1004 Adams Scrub Road, Delungra

The subject Application is on display from 21 June to 12 July 2017 at the following locations during their ordinary office hours.

Gwydir Shire Council Chambers Monday to Friday – 9:00am to 12:30pm & 1:30pm to 4.00pm

Warialda Office – 54 Hope Street, Warialda

Bingara Office – 33 Maitland Street, Bingara

The Development Application can also be viewed at any time by visiting Council Website www.gwydirshire.com

Any person may lodge a written submission, during the exhibition period, to the consent authority (Gwydir Shire Council), concerning the subject modification. If the submission is by way of objection, the grounds of the objection must be specified in the submission. Please reference the application in your submission as DA 24/2017

Written submissions will be received up until 4.00pm 12 July 2017 and addressed to:  The General Manager Gwydir Shire Council Locked Bag 5   BINGARA NSW 2404

Any person, who makes a submission by way of objection and is dissatisfied with the determination of the consent authority to grant development consent, may appeal to the Land and Environment Court. If a Commission Inquiry is held, the Ministers determination of the application is final and not subject to appeal.

Council may publish the name, address and the submissions of the person/s or organisation/s from whom a submission is received, unless clear instruction is given that this information is not to be published.

For further information please contact Council’s Development and Environmental Services Department on (02) 6729 3000 – Warialda Office; Bingara Office 02 6724 2000   Facsimile: 02 6729 1400/ 02 6724 1771

Email: mail@gwydir.nsw.gov.au

Max Eastcott General Manager    Download Application (pdf 4MB)  

Download Statement of Env Effects  (pdf 3MB)

Position Vacant – Plant Operator

Gwydir Shire Council is currently inviting applications from highly motivated and suitably skilled and experienced plant operators.

The successful candidate/s will be responsible for the operation and daily maintenance of various items of Council plant and equipment including, but not limited to, tractor/slasher, self-propelled roller, front end loader, backhoe and excavator, in accordance with Council’s works program.

The position/s are permanent full time based on a 38 hour week (nine day fortnight) with a salary range between $974.90 – $1074.83, depending upon skill level and experience.

Position information can be obtained from Council’s Warialda Office (02) 6729 3000 or Bingara Office (02) 6724 2000.

Applications, addressing the requirements of the role, are to be marked confidential and addressed to the General Manager, Locked Bag 5, Bingara NSW 2404. Applications must be received by 10.00am Monday 17th July, 2017.

Download Job Decsription 

Max Eastcott, General Manager

Gwydir Youth Council

 

Gwydir Shire Council is seeking expressions of interest from young people who want to make a difference in their community. The Youth Council will meet on a monthly basis and inform decisions made by Gwydir Shire Council on their behalf.

This is your opportunity to make a difference and be involved in the change you want to see.

Youth councils are a form of youth voice engaged in community decision-making. Youth councils exist on local, state, provincial, regional, national, and international levels among governments, non-government organisations (NGO), schools, and other entities.

BENEFITS OF JOINING A YOUTH COUNCIL

The benefits young people gain from participating in a youth council depend on what each member puts into the council. If young people make the most of their opportunities they will:

  • learn how to work with other young people
  • build strong and lasting friendships
  • develop greater self-esteem and self-confidence
  • develop communication skills
  • develop leadership skills
  • develop organisational skills
  • gain self-worth and inner-strength to battle negative peer pressure
  • develop winning attitudes
  • learn how to take responsibility for their actions
  • contribute to making a difference in their community

 

Click here to complete application form online

Gwydir Community Health Alliance

Gwydir Shire Council has resolved to form the Gwydir Community Health Alliance.

The membership of this Alliance will be:

  • Deputy Mayor Gwydir Shire Council (Chair);
  • A nominee of the Local State Member of Parliament;
  • Cr Galvin and Cr Young, Gwydir Shire Council’s Deputy General Manager (as Secretary) and Council’s Aged Care Manager;
  • A representative from:
  • Hunter New England Local Health District;
  • Bingara and Warialda MPS’ management and Chairs of Advisory committees;
  • Rural and Remote Medical Services (RaRMS);
  • Rural Doctors Network;
  • Naroo and Touriandi Aged Care Facilities; and;
  • Dr D Coote (representing the contracted General Practitioners)
  • Ambulance Paramedics
  • At least three (3) Community Representatives (Bingara, Warialda and rural)

The primary role of this Committee is to monitor the provision of the ongoing quality and consistency of healthcare within Gwydir Shire.

The Committee will achieve this role through reviewing the various benchmarks used in measuring the provision of health care within the Shire’s two Multipurpose Services.

The Committee will:

  • recommend to Council what support and/or assistance may be required to attract and maintain appropriately qualified General Practitioners with Visiting Medical Officer accreditation or other relevant matters pertaining to the provision of healthcare within the Shire.
  • act as an advocate group on behalf of the Gwydir Community with other levels of Government as and when required.
  • table the minutes of each Committee Meeting at the next available Council Meeting
  • meet at least quarterly or more often if required.


Community Membership

It is important that you read the information outlining the role of the Gwydir Community Health Alliance.

The group will not be a vehicle for any personal grievances or complaints. There are processes in place to deal with individual problems with any health service operating within the Shire.

Please post your application to Gwydir Shire Council Locked Bag 5 Bingara NSW 2404.

Applications close Friday 28th April 2017.

Click here to download Gwydir Community Health Alliance Application Form or fill in the form below and submit online

 

 

Gwydir Community Health Alliance Application Form

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