Planning Scheme Amendment C88 & Planning Permit Application 5/2017/204

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Notice of the Preparation of an Amendment to a Planning Scheme and Notice of an Application for a Planning Permit Given Under Section 96C of the Planning and Environment Act 1987

The land affected by the Amendment is 2-6 Colgan Street, Cobram.
The land affected by the application is 2-6 Colgan Street, Cobram.

The Amendment proposes to rezone the land from a Commercial 2 Zone to a Commercial 1 Zone.

The application is for a permit to allow buildings and works for the construction of two supermarkets, medical centre and retail premises, the variation of an easement, the removal of native vegetation and the creation of accesses to a Road Zone Category 1.

The applicant for the permit is Tipalea Partners Pty Ltd.

You may inspect the Amendment, the Explanatory Report about the Amendment, the application, and any documents that support the Amendment and the application, including the proposed permit, free of charge, at the following locations:

  • during office hours, at the office of the planning authority, Moira Shire Council at 44 Station Street, Cobram.
  • at Moira Shire Council’s website.
  • at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website.

Any person who may be affected by the Amendment or by the granting of the permit may make a submission to the planning authority about the amendment and the application. 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 6 December 2018. A submission must be sent (via email) to or (via mail) to Moira Shire Council at P.O. Box 578, Cobram 3644.

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