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Notice of the preparation of an Amendment (Amendment C114well)
Tuesday, February 7, 2023

Planning and Environment Act 1987

Wellington Planning Scheme

Notice of the preparation of an Amendment

Amendment C114well

The Wellington Shire Council has prepared amendment C114well to the Wellington Planning Scheme. The amendment has been made at the request of Crowther & Sadler Ltd on behalf of Cobains Estate Pty Ltd.

The land affected by the amendment is described as:

  1. 35B Chinamans Lane, Sale (Lot 2 PS 819621B)
  2. 35A Chinamans Lane, Sale (Lot 1 PS 819621B)
  3. 33 Chinamans Lane, Sale (Lot 1 TP 320182)
  4. Chinamans Lane, Sale (Lot 2 PS 748267L)
  5. (Part) 13 Cobains Road, Sale (Lot A PS 742810Y)
Affected properties.

The amendment proposes to rezone the land from the Farming Zone (FZ) to the General Residential Zone Schedule 1 (GRZ1) and apply the Development Plan Overlay - Schedule 13 to support future residential subdivision in accordance with a revised Sale and Wurruk Strategy Plan and the North Sale Development Plan (2018). The amendment also proposes the introduction of the ‘North Sale Development Plan (2018)’ as a background document in the Schedule to Clause 72.08 (Background documents).

You may inspect the amendment, any documents that support the amendment and the Explanatory Report about the amendment, free of charge, at the following locations:

  • during office hours, at the office of the planning authority, Wellington Shire Council, 18 Desailly Street, Sale Vic 3850 (or if required, by contacting the Strategic Planning Team on 1300 366 244 to arrange a time to view the amendment documentation).
  • at the Department of Transport and Planning website (or by contacting 1800 789 386 to arrange a time to view the amendment documentation).
  • On Wellington Shire Council’s website, here.

Any person who may be affected by the amendment may make a submission to the planning authority (Wellington Shire Council) about the amendment. Submissions must be made in writing giving the submitter’s name and contact address, clearly stating the grounds on which the amendment is supported or opposed and indicating what changes (if any) the submitter wishes to make.

Name and contact details of submitters are required for Council to consider submissions and to notify such persons of the opportunity to attend council meetings and any public hearing held to consider submissions. The closing date for submissions is 12 March 2023. A submission must be sent to: Wellington Shire Council, PO Box 506, Sale, Victoria 3850 or

The planning authority must make a copy of every submission available at its office for any person to inspect free of charge for two months after the amendment comes into operation or lapses.

David Morcom
Chief Executive Officer

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