In the first instance a landowner should contact Council to arrange a pre-lodgement meeting to discuss the nature of their proposal and gain a better understanding about the process and required documentation in support of their application.
A formal process (Pre-Gateway Review process) applies to requests made to Council to amend the Singleton LEP 2013:
•Payment of the “Pre-gateway review of LEP amendment request” fee in accordance with Council’s adopted fees and charges;
•Lodgement of a completed Pre-gateway review of LEP amendment request form;
•Lodgement of complete documentation as identified on the Pre-gateway review of LEP amendment request form.
What can I do if Council has not supported my LEP amendment request?
If Council has issued written advice that it does not support a LEP amendment request, the land owner may either: