Development and Building

NOTICE OF DECISION DA/4256

Development Permit for Material Change of Use

DESCRIPTION OF THE DEVELOPMENT

Approval Type:DA/4256 - Development Permit for Material Change of Use
Development Description    Material Change of Use for Multiple Dwelling (8x1 Bedroom Units) on 50-52 Charlotte Street, Cooktown
Site Description:

Lot 606 and 607 on C17912 

Decision: Approved in full with conditions
Decision Date: 9 February 2021

                                              

APPLICABLE ASSESSMENT BENCHMARKS

Planning Scheme:

Cook Shire Council Planning Scheme 2017 (v2.0, 25 November 2019)

  • Mixed-Use Zone Code;
  • Residential Use Code;
  • Parking and Access Code;
  • Works, Services, and Infrastructure code; and
  • Bushfire Hazard Overlay Code.
Planning Regulation 2017 No part of the application required a referral to the State Assessment Referral Agency (SARA) under the Planning Regulation 2017
Regional Plan:  Cape York Regional Plan
State Planning Policy
(Part E):

All aspects of the State Planning Policy have been adequately reflected in the Cook Shire Council Planning Scheme 2017. Therefore assessment against the applicable Planning Scheme provisions will address any relevant State issues.

REASONS FOR THE DECISION

Cook Shire Council approved in full with conditions the application as it complied with the applicable assessment benchmarks. In particular:

  • Cook Shire Council approved the application in full with conditions, as it complied with the applicable assessment benchmarks; and
  • The Development will provide a much-needed quality accommodation option in Cooktown while having no adverse impacts on the amenity of the surrounding lots.

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