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Development Permit for Reconfiguring a Lot


Approval Type:DA/4218 - Development Permit for Reconfiguring a Lot
Development Description    Reconfiguration of a Lot One (1) into Two (2) Lots 
Site Description: Lot 11 on SP282417, Honey Dam Road, Lakeland
Decision: Approved in full with conditions
Decision Date: 10 November 2020



Planning Scheme:

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

    • Reconfiguring a Lot Code;
    • Rural Zone Code;
    • Bushfire Hazard Overlay Code;
    • Landslide Hazard Overlay Code; and
    • Works, Services & Infrastructure Code
    Planning Regulation 2017 No part of the application required a referral to the State Assessment Referral Agency (SARA) under the Planning Regulation 2017
    State Codes State Code 16 – Native vegetation clearing
    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.


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

    This development is a natural progression of the expanding rural and agricultural industry within the Lakeland area, and will strengthen the rural economies of both the Lakeland and Cook Shire regions. And:

    1. An assessment was made against the relevant Cook Shire Council Planning Scheme 2017 codes as well as the Strategic Framework and the proposed development demonstrated compliance.

    2. The proposed development will have no detrimental impact on the surrounding land uses.

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