Planning Applications on Public Exhibition

Notice of Application for Permits under Section 57 Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993

The following planning applications have been lodged with the Kentish Council for the purpose of obtaining a discretionary planning permit.

You have until the notification expiry date to lodge a representation with the council.  Your representation must be in writing and sent to PO Box 63, Sheffield, Tasmania, 7306 or to council@kentish.tas.gov.au

If you access the application documents, you have agreed to the following Terms and Conditions:
The information is provided to encourage public participation in the planning process in accordance with the objectives of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993. The information is not a detailed history of the Development Application process and does not claim to constitute notification for the purposes of section 57(3) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993.

The content of this website (which includes downloadable material) is subject to copyright and is protected by law. The Council grants you a non-exclusive licence to reproduce the contents of this website in your web browser for the sole purpose of viewing the content. Council reserves all other rights. Digital applications displayed on this website are intended for public perusal only and should not be reproduced without the consent of the copyright owner.

The development application documentation and statutory notice may also be viewed during normal office hours (Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm) at the Council Offices, 69 High Street, Sheffield.

Current Planning Applications

If there are any current planning applications currently lodged with Kentish Council they will be listed below.

Current Planning Scheme Amendments

NOTICE OF PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT UNDER SECTION 42(3)(d)
LAND USE PLANNNG AND APPROVALS ACT 1993

The Tasmanian Planning Commission has granted approval to an amendment to the Kentish Interim Planning Scheme 2013.

A copy of the notice of approval, the amendment and the Tasmanian Planning Commission’s decision and reasons can be viewed as follows:

Notice of Approval

Amendment 02-18 Permit SA 2018/006 - Decision and Reasons

Amendment 02-18 Permit SA 2018/006 - Approval Effective 28/03/2019

NOTICE OF PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT UNDER SECTION 34(1)(B)
LAND USE PLANNNG AND APPROVALS ACT 1993 (former)

At its meeting held on 16 July 2019, Council resolved to initiate and certify Amendment 01/19 to the Kentish Interim Planning Scheme 2013 and place it on public exhibition for a period of 28 days. Amendment 01/19 seeks to incorporate the bushfire prone area overlay maps, prepared by Tasmania Fire Services, into the planning scheme.

The public notice, the amendment, including the bushfire overlay maps, Council's report in support of the amendment, the supporting submission from Tasmanian Fire Services and a FAQ sheet prepared by Tasmanian Fire Services can be accessed by clicking on the following links:

Public Notice Amendment 01-19 27

Certified Amendment 01-19

Agenda Report - Bushfire Overlay Maps Amendment

TFS - Kentish BPA Planning Report

Bushfire-Prone Areas Overlay