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Current development application

The following Development Application has been received:

Application No


NSW Planning Portal Number


Name of Applicant(s)

Mrs Karen Taaffe

Property Description

Por: 167 PLN: 123

Description of Proposed Development

Construct new dwelling / carport / install an aerated wastewater treatment system

Advertising Period

10/05/2024 to 24/05/2024








 The full application and accompanying documents relating to the development to which this notice refers can be viewed at the Board’s office from 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday to Friday (not including public holidays) for the period indicated above or online here.
Written submissions on the developments should be addressed to Chief Executive Officer, Lord Howe Island Board, by mail PO Box 5, Lord Howe Island NSW 2898 or email [email protected], quoting the relevant Development Application number, and lodged with the Board between the dates specified under the Exhibition Period.
Any person may make a written submission in relation to the development application by lodging their submission to the Boards office ([email protected]) before 4:30pm on 24 May 2024.  Please note any submission will be publicly available in accordance with the provisions in the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009. The only exception would be in the case where a correspondent specifically requests that their details be kept confidential in accordance with Section 739 (Protection of Privacy) of the Local Government Act 1993.
As a result of amendments to the EP&A Act 1979 and Local Government(LG) Act 1993 which commenced 1st October 2008, all relevant planning applications (eg: LEPs, Section 94 Plans, DCPs and development applications or modifications) and all relevant public submissions are required to disclose information relating to all reportable political donations and gifts (if any) made by any person with a financial interest in the application or submission within two (2) years before the application or submission is made and ending when the application is determined. If the political donations and gifts were made after the application or submission was made, the disclosure must be made within seven days after the donations and gifts were made. The disclosure relates to:

  • All reportable political donations made to any local councillor, and
  • All gifts made to any elected Board member or employee.

It is an offence if a disclosure of a reportable political donation or gift is not made. Information on whether you are required to make a disclosure and a copy of the disclosure form are available at the Board's Administration Office. Note that in accordance with the Act, your disclosure will be made available for viewing to the public at the Board's Administration Office.
Should you have further inquiries regarding this matter, please contact Ms Suzie Christensen on (02) 6563 2066 at your convenience.