Development Contributions

Current Snowy River Development Contributions Plan
Under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, Section 94 grants local Council's the power to levy contributions from developers for public services and amenities required as a consequence of development.

Section 64 of the Local Government Act 1993 enables a local Council to levy developer charges for water supply, sewage and stormwater.

A copy of the existing plan which was adopted by Council on the 19 August 2008 and is effective from 1 September 2008 is available from Council or follow the links to the right to download a copy of the plan.

Former Cooma Monaro S94 Contributions Plan

Review of Contributions Plan
Prior to the merger Snowy River Shire Council had commencing a review of  its Contributions Plans. In 2013 a new draft S94A Contributions Plan 2013 and draft Planning Agreements Policy 2013 was exhibited. However with major changes expected to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 changes will result in the way Councils collect developer contributions. The review of our contributions plan has been put on hold until the changes at a State level to the Act are released.

For more information and copies of the draft documents follow the link below.

Draft Snowy River S94A Plan 2013 and draft Planning Agreements Policy 2013