Public Exhibitions

Public Exhibitions include notifications about development consents and certificates, proposed developments, changes to Council meetings, release and/or sale of abandoned vehicles, intention to grant licence, and public exhibitions and consultations.

Listed below are the current items on public exhibition:

Public Exhibition
 Unformed Road - Access from River Road to Lachlan River  

 Council is seeking public comment, feedback and/or proposal regarding the current and future use of the unformed road between River Road and the Lachlan River.  Council is aware of private resident infrastructure within the road corridor and its use to access the river and adjoining Crown Land. To allow Council to best consider the future use for this land, Council would like to hear from the community in relation to this matter. Submissions addressed to the General Manager are to be lodged via email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, by hand, or by post.

For more information, contact Council’s Manager Corporate Business, on 02 6850 2300 (Option 4). Closing date Friday 2 February 2024.

Unformed road shown in red in the map found under the 'Document' heading. 

Forbes Development Control Plan - Agritourism (PDF 368.4KB)   Forbes Development Control Plan - Agritourism    

Public Exhibition Description Agri-Tourism DCP Chapter (PDF 368.4KB)   Forbes Shire Council Development Control Plan Public Hearing Report (PDF 891.5KB)   In accordance with Clause 47G of the Local Government Act 1993, Council wishes to advise it is in receipt of the Public Hearing Report regarding the reclassification of the following public lands:

Lot 79 DP 251269 known as Lot 79 Kent Street Forbes,

Lot 31 DP 791180 known as Eloora Place Park

Lot 38 DP 215546 known as Gale Street Park; and

Lot 28 DP 835295 known as Hettie Place Park

Should you have any enquiries regarding the report please contact Eliza Noakes, Manager of Development & Planning, on (02) 6850 2300 (Option 1).

 2024-0010 (PDF 1.1MB)  2024-0010  

Alterations & Additions to Commercial - Car Detailing Facility

15 Camp Street Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 15 February 2024 to 28 February 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 28 February 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 28 February 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-0014 (PDF 3.8MB)  2024-0014  

New Dwelling 

230 Warrul Road,Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 21 February 2024 to 5 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 5 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 5 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-15 (PDF 2.7MB)  2024-15  

New Shed

3 Clement Street, Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 22 February 2024 to 6 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 6 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 6 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-17 (PDF 4.1MB)  2024-17  

Alterations & Additions - Deck & Gazebo

65 William Street, Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 23 February 2024 to 7 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 7 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 7 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-9 (PDF 15.2MB)  2024-9  

Carport

8 Gale Street, Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 26 February 2024 to 8 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 8 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 8 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-0012 (PDF 3.1MB)  2024-0012  

Alterations & Shed

4 Hurford Place, Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 26 February 2024 to 8 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 8 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 8 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-0016 (PDF 634.9KB)  2024-0016  

Chillfest 2024

2 Press Street, Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 26 February 2024 to 8 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 8 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 8 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.

 2024-0018 (PDF 13.4MB)  2024-0018  

Alterations to Shed

108 Flint Street, Forbes

Council wishes to advise that a Development Application has been placed on public exhibition for a period of 10 days from 26 February 2024 to 8 March 2024.  Notification Period Ends: 8 March 2024. The Planning Proposal can be viewed on Council’s website. All submissions must be received in writing by Council, addressed to the General Manager, by 5:00pm on 8 March 2024. Either by email to forbes@forbes.nsw.gov.au, via post: PO Box 333, Forbes NSW 2871 or at Council’s Administration Office. For more information, please contact Forbes Shire Council’s Manager of Development and Planning on 6850 2300.