Council endorses draft Tree DCP for public exhibition

6 months ago

C1118(2) Item 5 Draft Tree DCP - Endorsement for Exhibition

Council considered a report at its meeting on 27 November 2018

Read the report and download the draft here


Council resolved to

1. Publicly exhibit the draft Tree Management Development Control Plan for the Inner West, for a period of 28 days, to replace the existing tree management controls contained in:

i. the Comprehensive Inner West Development Control Plan 2016 for Ashbury, Ashfield, Croydon, Croydon Park, Haberfield, Hurlstone Park and Summer Hill;

ii. Leichhardt Development Control Plan 2013; and

iii. Marrickville Development Control Plan 2011.

2. The results of the public exhibition and community engagement process are presented to Council along with a final Tree DCP for adoption;

3. When the policy comes back off public exhibition, a summary of which options identified in the discussion paper have been included and excluded in the draft DCP policy be provided; and

4. A plain english language explanation of the policy be provided in the post exhibition report.

The draft will be publicly exhibited early in 2019.