On 5 February 2020 Council resolved to waive specific fees and charges as outlined in the minutes of the meeting.
It was resolved to exhibit the following for 28 days as required under 610F Public notice of fees (3)(a) of the Local Government Act.
Waiver of Council fees associated with the lodgement of a development application, including any pre-lodgement advice, or complying development certificate and other certificates for current owners to rebuild their lost or damaged buildings or subsequent inspections.
Waiver of waste disposal gate fees for fire-affected material subject to the NSW Government financing the cost of Council to dispose of and manage this waste.
Waiver of interest on General Rates instalments for the remainder of the financial year for fire affected properties (not destroyed but unable to be lived in) not covered by the NSW Government's announcement of 4 February 2020.
Waiver of lease and licence fees paid to Council for use of Council owned and managed land and budildings as detailed in the report to Council of 5 Feburary 2020 for a period of six months being the second half of the 2019/20 financial year.
Waiver of water connection fees for reconnection of meters for properties who have had the water meter destroyed by fire.
Waiver of library charges for books lost due to bushfires and photocopying of replacement documents for bushfire affected residents.
Waiver of tree assessment fees on bushfire affected properties.
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