Notice is hereby given that the Minister for Planning and Public Spaces has issued a Gateway Determination that the amendment to the Parkes Local Environmental Plan 2012 is to reclassify land from 'community' to 'operational' land at Lots 4, 5 & 6 DP 510590 and Lot 1 DP 1060599, 19-33 High Street, Parkes and Lot 142 DP 1071623 Hazelbank Avenue, Parkes.

This planning proposal has been prepared in accordance with Section 3.33 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979. It explains the intended effect of, and justification for, the proposed amendment to the Parkes Local Environmental Plan 2012 (PLEP2012) to reclassify two parcels of Council owned land from 'community' to 'operational' land.

Council has been given the delegation as the Planning Proposal Authority to exhibit the planning proposal but not the authority to make the plan.

The Planning Proposal and Gateway Determination will be publicly exhibited from 17 March 2022 to 14 April 2022 and can be viewed at below between the hours of 8.30am and 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.

Alternatively, plans and supporting documentation may be viewed at Council's website

Any interested person may, within the aforementioned period, make written submission to the Parkes Shire Council with respect to such proposed development. If your comments are an objection, then the grounds of the objection must be specified.

For more information view the Parkes Housekeeping Planning Proposal Exhibition Notice.