Variation to Development Standards Register

Under Clause 64 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000, Council may assume the NSW Department of Planning’s Director-General’s concurrence in relation to an application to vary a development standard. This is under State Environmental Planning Policy No.1 (SEPP1) and Clause 4.6 of Forbes Local Environmental Plan 2013, subject to maintaining a register and reporting these variations to the Department of Planning. The following SEPP 1/Clause 4.6 variations have been approved by Council:

Development Application 2021/90 - Torrens Title Subdivision

Address: 82 Farrand Street, Forbes
Zone:
 R1 General Residential
Development Standard to be varied:
 Minimum Lot Size
Justification of Variation:
 To allow for logical use of the land to support semi-detached dual occupancy.
Extent of Variation:
 8.2%
Concurring Authority:
 Council Delegation
Date of determination:
 7 October 2021

Development Application 2020/107 - Torrens Title Subdivision

Address: 21 Oxford Street, Forbes
Zone:
 R1 General Residential
Development Standard to be varied:
 Minimum Lot Size
Justification of Variation:
 To allow for two dwellings to be placed on the subject lot, both of which have frontage to a road.
Extent of Variation:
 19.3% and 46.8% respectively
Concurring Authority:
 Full Council Meeting
Date of determination:
 6 January 2021

Development Application 2020/107 - Dual Occupancy

Address: 21 Oxford Street, Forbes
Zone:
 R1 General Residential
Development Standard to be varied:
 Minimum Lot Size for the purposes of Dual Occupancy
Justification of Variation:
 To allow for two dwellings to be placed on the subject lot, both of which have frontage to a road.
Extent of Variation:
 <1%
Concurring Authority:
 Council Delegation
Date of determination:
 6 January 2021

Development Application 2019/100 - Torrens Title Subdivision

Address: 37 Little Wambat Street, Forbes
Zone:
 R1 General Residential
Development Standard to be varied:
 Minimum Lot Size
Justification of Variation:
 To allow for frontage to York Street while maintaining existing dwelling with frontage to Little Wambat Street
Extent of Variation:
 6.1% and 8.1% respectively
Concurring Authority:
 Council Delegation
Date of determination:
 19 December 2019

Development Application 2019/91 - Torrens Title Subdivision

Address: 22 Kent Street, Forbes
Zone: R1 General Residential
Development Standard to be varied: Minimum Lot Size
Justification of Variation: To allow dual occupancy units to be single dwellings
Extent of Variation: 32%
Concurring Authority: Council Meeting
Date of determination: 21 November 2019

Development Application 2016/106/2 - Residential Subdivision

Address: Lot 15 DP 811626, College Road Forbes
Zone: RU4/R5
Development Standard to be varied: Minimum Lot Size
Justification of Variation: Variation approved in previous DA
Extent of Variation: 2%
Concurring Authority: Council
Date of determination: 17 January 2018

Development Application 2016/106 - Residential Subdivision

Address: Lot 15 DP 811626, College Road Forbes
Zone: RU4/R5
Development Standard to be varied: Minimum Lot Size
Justification of Variation: 2% variation to R5 land considered insignificant. RU4 land is residual land not used for development
Extent of Variation: 2%
Concurring Authority: Council
Date of determination: 22 December 2016