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Notice of application for Planning Scheme Amendment 

Section 38 and 43F (4) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993.

Ref: SF6873  /  DA0678/2018

Amendment 50 - 242-254 St Leonards Road, St Leonards.

Amendment 50 proposes a change to the Launceston Interim Planning Scheme 2015 to rezone 242-254 St Leonards Road, St Leonards from the Community Purpose Zone to the General Residential Zone.

In accordance with section 43A of Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 the Council has also determined to approve a planning permit for Development Application DA0678/2018 Residential - Construction of Eight dwellings at 242-254 St Leonards Road, St Leonards.

Plans and documents can be inspected at our Customer Service Centre, Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5.00pm or on our website at until Friday 12th April 2019.

Written representations to the General Manager may be made during this time for both development application and the planning amendment to PO Box 396, LAUNCESTON TAS 7250 or by email to However, the full content of your submission may be included in the report (available for public access) if the application is presented at a Council meeting for consideration. It is therefore the responsibility of the author of the submission to ensure that what is written is factual, fair and reasonable and not defamatory against any person.

Please provide date time phone contact details with representations. For further information please call 03 6323 3000.

Michael Stretton



Notice of Amendment

Launceston Interim Planning Scheme 2015 - Amendment 43

Notice is given under Section 42(3)(d) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 (the Act), that the Tasmanian Planning Commission has granted approval under Section 41(ab) and 42 of the former provisions of the Act for Amendment 43 to the Launceston Interim Planning Scheme 2015 as follows:

At subclause E16.6.1 Unacceptable Uses of the Invermay/Inveresk Flood Inundation Area Code, delete Acceptable Solution A3 and replace with the following words:

Acceptable Solutions
Must not be Community meeting and entertainment in the Riveredge Industrial or Inveresk Residential precincts, unless:
(a) a museum in the Riveredge Industrial precinct and located in the Light Industrial Zone or Commerical Zone

This amendment comes into operation on 23 July 2018.