Strathbogie Shire Council

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Public Notices

NOTICE FOR AN APPLICATION FOR PLANNING PERMIT

The land affected by the application is located at: Delaney Road, Mitchellstown VIC 3608
The application is for a permit for: Use and development of land for a warehouse
The applicants for the permit are: Spiire Australia Pty Ltd
The application reference number is: P2019-011
You may look at the application and any documents that support the application at the office of the responsible authority: Strathbogie Shire Council, 109A Binney Street, Euroa or 293 High Street Nagambie Telephone (03) 5795 0000

This can be done during office hours and is free of charge. Any person who may be affected by the granting of the Permit may object or make other submissions to the Responsible Authority. 

An objection must be sent to the Responsible Authority in writing, include the reasons for the objection and state how the objector would be affected. All objections are placed on the relevant Planning permit application file, which is publicly available at all times. Objections can therefore be read and used by other parties.

The Responsible Authority will not decide on the application before: 5 June 2019

If you submit an objection, the Responsible Authority will tell you of its final decision.

 

Council Plan 2017 – 2021 (2019 Review)
Proposed Budget 2019/20

Council, at a Council meeting held on Tuesday 16 April 2019, resolved that public notice be given that Council has prepared its draft Council Plan 2017 - 2021 (2019 Review), and Proposed Budget 2019/2020, and that they be placed on public exhibition for a period of at least 28 days as per Section 223 of the Local Government Act.

Council Plan 2017 – 2021(2019 REVIEW)

The Council Plan 2017-2021 is the key strategic document for Council and contains and is required to be reviewed annually and contains:

  • Council Vision, Mission and Values
  • Commitment to Engagement and Communication
  • Goals
  • Key Strategies
  • A Strategic Resource Plan which sets out the resources to achieve the objectives

Proposed Budget 2019/2020

  1. The total amount projected to be borrowed as at 30 June 2019 will be $368,000 (loans outstanding 30 June 2019)
  2. The total amount proposed to be borrowed during 2019/2020 is $0
  3. The total amount projected to be redeemed during 2019/2020 is $125,000 (principal to be repaid)
  4. The projected total amount of borrowings at 30 June 2020 is $243,000 (loans outstanding 30 June 2020)
  5. The projected cost of servicing the borrowings during 2019/2020 is $23,000 loan interest
  6. The proposed differential general rates to be levied by Council will be determined by multiplying the Capital Improved Value of each category of rateable land by the rate in the dollar as indicated below –
    Rating Category  Cents in the Dollar CIV 
     Residential Land  0.501940
     Vacant Residential Land  0.878390
     Farm Land  0.401550
    Commercial / Industrial 0.602320
    Vacant Commercial/Industrial Land 1.010540
  7. The proposed Municipal Charge to be levied is $133.
  8. The following annual services charges are proposed to be declared for the collection and disposal of refuse -
    Type of Charge
    • Collection and disposal of domestic refuse, organics and recyclables from residential premises (120 litre bins) - $552
    • Collection and disposal of domestic refuse and organics (80 litre bins) - $375
    • Collection and disposal of domestic refuse and organics (120 Litre bins) - $375
    • Collection and disposal of waste from commercial / industrial premises (240 Litre bins) - $750
    • Collection and disposal of recyclables - $178
    • Service Charge (including Transfer Station / Tree Management program) - $28
  9. Elloura - Council grants a rebate to each owner of rateable land within the Elloura development who qualify under the Owners Corporation Agreement in recognition of services being provided within the development not requiring Council resources. This is subject of an agreement between Council and Elloura.
  10. In order to promote development and attract new residents Council proposes to continue a scheme to assist buyers of new homes, or those who build new homes, by excusing rates for a 2 year period from settlement subject to:
  • proof of eligibility for and receipt of State First Home Buyers Grant being provided (for a newly built home, an existing property which is being sold for the first time as a new residential premises, a land and building package, or vacant land on which a new home is built)
  • land being rated as vacant residential land if a house does not exist on it

Submissions Process

Any person making a submission on the Council Plan 2017-2021 and Proposed Budget 2019/2020 under Section 223 of the Act must do so in writing and it must be received by Council by 5.00 p.m. on Tuesday 21 May 2019.  Submissions should be addressed to –

Chief Executive Officer
Strathbogie Shire Council
PO Box 177
Euroa VIC 3666

Submissions can also be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

All submissions will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Act.

Any persons who request to be heard in support of his or her submission must so indicate in their written submission, and are entitled to be heard before Council or be represented by a person acting on his or her behalf.

Council will meet to receive / hear any submissions on the Draft Council Plan and proposed Draft Budget at a Special Council meeting to be held on Tuesday 11 June 2019 commencing at 5.00 p.m. at the Euroa Community Conference Centre.   The Draft Council Plan and Draft Budget will be considered / adopted at a Special Council meeting to be held on Tuesday 25 June 2019 commencing at 5.00 p.m. at the Euroa Community Conference Centre

Any person requiring further information concerning the Draft Council Plan and/or the Draft Budget, the making of a written submission or the meeting on Tuesday 11 June 2019, should contact David Roff on 5795 0000.

Document Availability

Copies of the Council Plan and draft Budget are available for inspection at Council’s office (109A Binney Street, Euroa), Nagambie Library (352 High Street, Nagambie), Council’s Customer Service Office (293 High Street, Nagambie), Violet Town Library (Violet Town Community Complex, Cowslip Street, Violet Town) and Euroa Library (Binney Street, Euroa) until Tuesday 21 May 2019.

Council Plan - Draft Review
Draft Budget
Draft Fees and Charges
Draft Strategic Resource Plan 

 

New Nagambie Visitor Information Centre

We are moving.... Welcome to our Room with a View!  

Our new Nagambie Visitor Information Centre and Strathbogie Shire Customer Service will now be located at 293 High Street Nagambie from Friday 12th April.

For all your Customer Service and Visitor needs, come and see us!

Opening Hours:
10am – 4pm  Seven Days a Week  (for  Tourist Information)
10am - 4pm  Monday – Friday (for Customer Service)

VIC Phone: 1800 444 647
Council Phone: 1800 065 993

 

Draft Sustainable Strathbogie 2030 Strategy

Public Notice inviting submissions under Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.

Have your say!

We encourage individuals and organisations to become actively involved in the development of our region, and the activities of Council, by contributing to the development of an important strategy.

Sustainable Strathbogie 2030: Strategy and Action Plan

Complete our survey and go into the chance to win an IPad Mini!

The draft Sustainable Strathbogie 2030 Strategy is a major strategy for Council, focused on economic, environmental and social wellbeing across the shire. It has a focus on environmental and climate action, and the positive programmes and projects community and council can undertake together over the next decade.

Please refer to Council’s website for access to a digital copy of the strategy, access to our public forums, and also to undertake the feedback survey where you could have the chance to win an iPad mini.

Disclaimer: Employees or Elected Members of the Council, and members of their immediate family, are not eligible to win the IPad Mini.

A copy of the draft strategy can also be picked up at Council Offices, 109A Binney Street, Euroa, and all libraries shire-wide.

Drop in sessions with an afternoon tea will be held in:

  • Euroa – Council Conference Room, Bury Street, Monday 15 April, 3pm – 6.00pm
  • Avenel – Avenel Bowls Club, 7 Queen Street, Tuesday 16 April 3pm – 6.00pm
  • Nagambie – Nagambie Bowls Club, 6-12 Marie St, Nagambie, Thursday 18 April 3pm – 6pm
  • Violet Town – Violet Town Community Complex, 35 Cowslip Street, Monday 29 April 3pm – 6pm
  • Strathbogie – Recreation Reserve, Tuesday 30 April 3pm – 6pm

Strathbogie Shire Council invites submissions under section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989 in relation to the draft report.

Any person making a submission on the draft strategy under Section 223 of the Act must do so in writing to the undersigned by mail or email by 5pm Friday 3rd May 2019.

All submissions will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Act.

Any person requesting to be heard in support on his or her submission is entitled to be heard before Council or be represented by a person acting on his or her behalf. Council will receive/hear submissions the Special Council meeting to be held on Tuesday 14th May 2019, commencing at 5pm in the Euroa Community Conference Centre.

Submissions made under Section 223 of the Act are not confidential and:

  • Will be incorporated in full (including any personal information) into the agenda and minutes of any Council meeting at which the matter is considered;
  • Will be provided on Council’s website as part of any relevant Council or Committee agenda and minutes; and
  • Must be made available for public inspection in accordance with the provisions of the Act.

Following consideration of submissions, Council will review and amend the draft Sustainable Strathbogie 2030 Strategy as appropriate, following which the report will be submitted to Council for formal consideration at a date to be determined.   

For further information please contact Carole Hammond on 1800 065 993, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Draft Waste & Resource Recovery Strategy – 2019-2024

Public Notice inviting submissions under Section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.

A draft Waste & Resource Recovery Strategy – 2019-2024 has been prepared and is available from Customer Service at both Euroa and Nagambie and all libraries shire-wide, as well here.

The draft Strathbogie Shire Council Waste and Resource Recovery Strategy has been developed as part of Council’s commitment to sustainably manage our natural and built environment.

The key aim of the strategy is to guide the development and improvement of current waste and resource recovery practices to ensure sustainable outcomes for the collection, disposal and recovery of resources from waste generated within the Strathbogie Shire community over the next five years (2019 – 2024).

Strathbogie Shire Council invites submissions under section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989 in relation to the draft report.

Any person making a submission on the draft policy under Section 223 of the Act must do so in writing to the undersigned by mail or email by 5pm Friday 3 May 2019.

All submissions will be considered in accordance with Section 223 of the Act.

Any person requesting to be heard in support on his or her submission is entitled to be heard before Council or be represented by a person acting on his or her behalf. Council will hear submissions at the Special Council Meeting to be held on Tuesday 14 May 2019, commencing at 5pm in the Euroa Community Conference Centre.

Submissions made under Section 223 of the Act are not confidential and:

  • Will be incorporated in full (including any personal information) into the agenda and minutes of any Council meeting at which the matter is considered;
  • Will be provided on Council’s website as part of any relevant Council or Committee agenda and minutes; and
  • Must be made available for public inspection in accordance with the provisions of the Act.

Following consideration of submissions, Council will review and amend the Draft Waste & Resource Recovery Strategy – 2019-2024 as appropriate, following which the report will be submitted to Council for formal consideration at a date to be determined.   

For further information, please contact Jeff Saker on 1800 065 993, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

RESTRICTED ACCESS HOURS FOR TURNBULL STREET BORE

Please be aware that as of Saturday 13 April 2019, the operating hours of the Turnbull Street bore in Euroa will be restricted to 7.30am– 9.30am and 4.30pm– 6.30pm daily.

Restricted access has been put in place by Strathbogie Shire Council due due to the ongoing dry conditions, current level of usage and the impact this is having on the operation of the bore and the water table.

The bore will now be closed outside of these times and Council reminds the community of the following conditions:

•             The bore is for the use of Strathbogie Shire residents only

•             Maximum of 1000 litres per user

•             Stock use only

•             Not suitable for human consumption

Residents can report misuse to Council Offices on 1800 065 993.

We thank our community for their understanding and patience on this matter.

 

BRIDGE CLOSURES

Faithfuls Creek Rd Bridge No.6 (near Sheans Creek Rd corner) has been closed for safety reasons.

Works will be undertaken to replace the bridge in the near future.

The bridge will be CLOSED to all traffic until 8 June 2019.

 

Other upcoming bridge closures include -

Ankers Rd Bridge No. 117 (2km from Creek Junction Rd) - Mon 29 April - Sat 25 May 2019

Wattlevale Rd Bridge No. 74 (2.5km from Heathcote-Nagambie Rd) - Mon 27 May - Sat 22 June 2019

Moormbool Rd Bridge No. 134 (800m from Mt Camel-Graytown Rd) - Wed 12 Jun - Sat 29 Jun 2019

Please seek alternative routes during the closure period.

Queries may be directed to Mary Townsend on 03 5795 0000

 

 Adoption of Budget for year ending 30 June 2019

In accordance with the requirements of Section 130 of the Local Government Act 1989, notice is hereby given that at a Special Meeting of Strathbogie Shire Council held on Tuesday 26 June 2018, Council adopted its budget for the Year ending 30 June 2019.

 

Understanding your Rates Notice

Need help understanding your Rates Notice? Download/View the PDF here

  

Ordinary Council Meeting

The next Ordinary Meeting of Strathbogie Shire Council is scheduled to be held on Tuesday 21 May 2019 at the Euroa Community Conference Centre, commencing at 6.00 p.m. 

The Agenda for the meeting will be available on Council’s website on the Friday afternoon prior to the meeting.

Prior to the commencement of the Council meeting, community members are invited to meet with Councillors at 5.30 p.m. (at the same venue) for general discussions.   Light refreshments will be provided.

Here at the Strathbogie Shire Council we are committed to keeping the public informed and up to date on what is happening around the Shire and within Council.

A listing of dates  for Ordinary Council meetings in 2019 is provided in the following link -

2019 Council Meetings Dates

 

Special Council Meetings

There are no Special Council Meetings currently scheduled.

        

Planning Committee Meetings

The next meeting of the Committee is scheduled to be held on Tuesday 28 May 2019 at the Euroa Community Conference Centre, commencing at 4.00 p.m.

The agendas for meetings will be available on Council’s website on the Friday afternoon prior to the meeting. Council officers can also confirm planning items listed for consideration – please call 1800 065 993 during office hours.

Dates for Planning Committee meetings for 2019

 

Community Meetings

The next Community Meeting date is yet to be determined.

 

Firewood Collection Permits

The  firewood collection season is now open.

Collection Seasons

Firewood collection is only allowed in the autumn season (1 March – 30 June) and the spring season (1 September – 30 November).

More details can be found at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning - http://www.delwp.vic.gov.au/parks-forests-and-crown-land/firewood

   

Current Tenders

Please see our tenders page for all current open tenders. 



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