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Lord Howe Island Land Allocation Review - Discussion Paper

Friday 8 August 2014

The Discussion Paper for the Lord Howe Island Land Allocation Review has recently been released for public comment.

The Independent Review is being undertaken by the Hon Ken Handley AO QC for the State Government.

Review of Financial Sustainability of the LHIB

Monday 23 June 2014

Summary of the Review

Phase 1 of the review assessed the current financial position of the Board, including a review of how that position will change over time if the current expenditure and revenue raising options are held in place.  It found that:

June 2014 Bulletin

Monday 16 June 2014

Download: June 2014 Community Information Bulletin (PDF) (951.66 KB)

Runway Resurface & Drainage Design Project

Wednesday 11 June 2014

The project has recently commenced, with the engineering and environmental consultants GHD visiting the Island.

Review of the Lord Howe Island Regulation 2004

Monday 5 May 2014

Detailed information can be found on the Office of Local Government website.

In summary:

What is the Lord Howe Island Regulation?

March 2014 Bulletin

Tuesday 1 April 2014

Download: March 2014 Bulletin (PDF - 3.94 MB)

EOI Connection of Private Solar PV Systems

Friday 28 February 2014

Download: EOI Stage 2 Private PV Systems Document (PDF) (333.16 KB)

2014 Rat Baiting Schedule

Monday 13 January 2014

Proposed Amendment to Lord Howe Island LEP

Thursday 21 November 2013

The proposal is to rezone the Lord Howe Island Board Palm Nursery site from Zone 5 Special Uses to Zone 2 Settlement. The Board Palm Nursery site is on Part Portion 30 and 279 off Middle Beach Road, Lord Howe Island.

Rezoning the land to Zone 2 Settlement will enable the site to be used for private purposes.