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Design Guide and Construction Specifications for large scale engineering works.
Our online mapping applications are designed to help you find information relating to properties within the Local Government Area (LGA). The aim is to provide a user friendly interface to search or browse for properties and land constraints.
Planning LawsLEP - Local Environment PlanDCP - Development Control PlanState Environmental Planning Policies
Bush fire prone landFlood prone landAcid Sulphate Soils
Home Building LawsOwner Builder
Development Contribution Plans apply levies to development to fund community infrastructure, such as roads, libraries and sports fields.
Heritage listing of a property is undertaken to preserve it's historical significance for future generations. Heritage listing can be at a national, state or local level.
Planning Agreements are a legally binding agreement between Council and a landowner. Planning Agreements can provide a range of public facilities and are usually associated with a proposal to change the zone of a property and redevelop the site.
Gloucester Office - (02) 6538 5250
Forster Office - (02)7955 7777
Taree Office - (02)7955 7777
Water & Sewer Enquiries:
24 hours for service faults - 1300 133 455
Full contact information
Aquatic Centre Great Lakes
Aquatic Centre Manning
Manning Entertainment Centre
Manning Regional Art Gallery
Destination Barrington Coast
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