HURSTVILLE CITY COUNCIL
CIVIC CENTRE, MACMAHON STREET, HURSTVILLE.
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REPORT OF THE MEETING OF THE DEVELOPMENT ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE
HELD ON WEDNESDAY, 1ST NOVEMBER, 2006 AT 7.05 PM



PRESENT

Committee Members:

Councillor S Grekas (Deputy Mayor) (Chairperson)
Councillor D Gillespie
Councillor C Hindi
Councillor C Lee
Councillor S McMahon
Councillor C Minns
Councvillor J Morris (arrived at 7.52pm)
Councillor W Pickering
Councillor P Sansom
Councillor C Wong


Council Staff:

Director - Policy, Planning & Environment, Ms R Tyne
Manager - Development Control, Mr G Young
Manager - Development Assessment, Mrs T Christy
Development Assessment Officer, Ms A Aversa-Morassut
Senior Environmental Health & Building Surveyor, Mr M Alexander
Traffic Engineer, Ms M Whitehurst
Office Team Leader, Mrs L Stephens


APOLOGIES

Apologies for inability to be present were tendered on behalf of Mayor Councillor V Badalati, and Councillor B Giegerl, and Councillor J Morris for late arrival.

RESOLVED THAT the apologies be received and leave of absence granted.

(Moved Clr S McMahon/Seconded Clr C Hindi)


CONFIRMATION OF MINUTES

Development Assessment Committee Meeting - 4th October, 2006

RESOLVED THAT the Minutes of the meeting of the Development Assessment Committee held on 4th October, 2006, as previously circulated to each Councillor, be confirmed as a correct record.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr D Gillespie)


WITHDRAWAL OF ITEMS FROM AGENDA

Deputy Mayor, Councillor S Grekas, advised the withdrawal of the following item from the agenda at the request of the applicant:-

Item No DAC029.03-06 - 43A Penshurst Street, Penshurst - Section 82A Review of Determination


STATEMENT OF NON INTEREST

NOTE: Councillor P Sansom requested that his association with the following applications be noted:-

Item No: DAC028.02 - 06 62 Blackbutt Avenue, Lugarno - Rear Patio Awning to the First Floor
by virtue of living some distance from the proposal, and is therefore not affected by the proposal.

Item No: DAC028.03 - 06 28 Freeman Avenue, Oatley - Section 82A Review of Determination
by virtue of having known the neighbour at school approximately 34 years ago.

NOTE:

The Council at its meeting held on 22 March, 2000 granted delegated authority to the Committee to consider and determine matters placed before the Committee for its consideration in accordance with the functions of the committee adopted by Council. Accordingly the Committee's decisions do not require subsequent adoption by Council.

ITEMS

Item No: DAC028 - 06 DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - PEAKHURST WARD
(Report by Director - Policy, Planning and Environment, Ms R Tyne)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)


Item No: DAC028.01 - 06 5-7 CLARENDON ROAD, PEAKHURST - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING AND ERECTION OF A CHILD CARE CENTRE
(Report by Senior Town Planner, Ms L Locke, Consulting Planner, Mr W Long of Longitude Planning Pty Ltd and Development Assessment Officer, Ms H Atkinson) DA 20060105

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be granted a deferred commencement approval in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)

The Deputy Mayor advised that the decision was unanimous.


Item No: DAC028.02 - 06 62 BLACKBUTT AVENUE, LUGARNO - REAR PATIO AWNING TO THE FIRST FLOOR
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Ms F Heretis) DA 20060361

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be approved in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr W Pickering/Seconded Clr D Gillespie)


Item No: DAC028.03 - 06 28 FREEMAN AVENUE, OATLEY - SECTION 82A REVIEW OF DETERMINATION
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr P Nelson) DA 20060036

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the Section 82 application be approved, subject to the conditions included in the report and amended condition 12(a).

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr D Gillespie)


Item No: DAC028.04 - 06 21 BOATWRIGHT AVENUE, LUGARNO - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING AND ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED DUAL OCCUPANCY WITH TORRENS TITLE SUBDIVISION
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Ms F Heretis) DA 20060331

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

A. THAT the SEPP 1 Objection be supported for the reasons outlined in the report.

B. THAT pursuant to Section 80(1)(a) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979, as amended, the Council grants development consent to Development Application 20060331 for demolition of the existing dwelling and associated structures on site and erection of an attached dual occupancy with torrens title subdivision on Lot 89 DP 36415 and known as 21 Boatwright Avenue, Lugarno subject to the conditions outlined in the report.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr W Pickering)

The Deputy Mayor advised that the decision was unanimous.


Note: Councillor J Morris arrived at 7.52pm.


Item No: DAC028.05 - 06 3 HILLCROSS STREET, LUGARNO - SECTION 82A REVIEW OF DETERMINATION
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mrs A Aversa-Morassut and Manager - Development Assessment, Ms T Christy) DA 20060154

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the Section 82A application be approved in accordance with the conditions stated in the report, including the updated Stormwater Concept Plan.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr P Sansom)


Item No: DAC028.06 - 06 14 MARSDEN CRESCENT, PEAKHURST - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING AND CONSTRUCTION OF THREE VILLA HOMES
(Report by Senior Town Planner, Ms L Locke) DA 20060150

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be refused for the following reason:-

* The proposal does not comply with the Interim Residential Development Code in terms of density.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr J Morris)

Show of Hands:
Upon a "Show of Hands" being requested, the voting resulted in the motion being CARRIED.

Division:
Upon a "Division" being requested, the voting resulted as hereunder:

For the Motion: Against the Motion:
Clr S Grekas Clr C Lee
Clr P Sansom Clr D Gillespie
Clr J Morris
Clr W Pickering
Clr C Minns
Clr S McMahon
Clr C Wong
Clr C Hindi



Item No: DAC029 - 06 DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - PENSHURST WARD
(Report by Director - Policy, Planning and Environment, Ms R Tyne)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr S McMahon)


Item No: DAC029.01 - 06 27 QUEENSBURY ROAD, PENSHURST - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING AND CONSTRUCTION OF A TWO STOREY DWELLING AND FRONT FENCE ON A DETACHED DUAL OCCUPANCY SITE
(Report by Senior Town Planner, Ms L Locke and Development Assessment Officer, Ms D Fellows) DA 20060275

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be granted a deferred commencement approval in accordance with the conditions included in the report, subject to the plans being amended to relocate the building on the site as follows:-

* Move the building forward by one (1) metre to a building line setback of 4.5 metres,
* Move the building to the North by 0.5 metres to a side setback of one (1) metre,
* Reduce the finished ceiling height by 300mm.

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr S McMahon)


Item No: DAC029.02 - 06 57-59 MOUNTVIEW AVENUE, BEVERLY HILLS - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING AND ERECTION OF THREE TOWNHOUSES AND TWO VILLAS WITH STRATA TITLE SUBDIVISION
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mr P Nelson) DA 20060153

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be granted a 'deferred commencement' approval in accordance with the conditions included in the report, and the following additional condition:-

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr S McMahon)


Item No: DAC029.03 - 06 43A PENSHURST STREET, PENSHURST - SECTION 82A REVIEW OF DETERMINATION
(Report by Senior Town Planner, Ms L Locke) DA 20050122

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

The Deputy Mayor advised that this application was withdrawn by the applicant prior to the meeting.



Item No: DAC029.04 - 06 6-8 CHAMBERLAIN STREET, BEVERLY HILLS - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING HOUSES AND CONSTRUCTION OF TWO X TWO STOREY TOWNHOUSES AND TWO SINGLE STOREY VILLAS WITH BASEMENT CAR PARKING
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Mrs A Aversa-Morassut) DA 20060157

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be granted a 'deferred commencement' approval in accordance with the conditions included in the report.

(Moved Clr D Gillespie/Seconded Clr S McMahon)


Item No: DAC029.05 - 06 24 DELVES STREET, MORTDALE - DEMOLITION OF EXISTING DWELLING AND CONSTRUCTION OF DETACHED DUAL OCCUPANCY WITH TORRENS TITLE SUBDIVISION
(Report by Development Assessment Officer, Ms H Atkinson and Senior Town Planner, Ms L Locke) DA 20060241

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the application be deferred for redesign as an attached dual occupancy to comply with
Development Control Plan No 11 - Dual Occupancy Housing.

NOTE: The following corrections to the above report should be noted should the applicant choose to redesign the proposal and resubmit the application:

*10 trees are proposed to be removed, not 9 as stated in the report.

*Condition 8 to be amended to read as follows:

(Moved Clr C Hindi/Seconded Clr D Gillespie)


Item No: DAC030 - 06 DEVELOPMENT APPLICATIONS - HURSTVILLE WARD
(Report by Director - Policy, Planning and Environment, Ms R Tyne)

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the information be received and noted.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)


Item No: DAC030.01 - 06 72 BRISTOL ROAD, HURSTVILLE - UNAUTHORISED BUILDING WORKS - ERECTION OF OUTBUILDING
(Report by Manager - Environmental Health and Building, Ms J Nicol) 06/82

COMMITTEE'S DECISION:

THAT the matter be deferred to enable Council to seek legal advice.

(Moved Clr P Sansom/Seconded Clr C Lee)


The meeting finished at 9.40 pm.


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CHAIRPERSON