Orange Residential Subdivision & Planning Proposal

Posted on June 4th, 2020 · Posted in

This project is a key gateway site to Orange on the Mitchell Highway/Northern Distributor and a major residential subdivision for the growth of the City.  We initially prepared a Planning Proposal  in 2017 to reduce the minimum lot size for subdivision.  The Local Environmental Plan was subsequently amended.  We then..
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Bathurst Dairy Farmers Mixed-Use CBD Development

Posted on June 4th, 2020 · Posted in

We assisted Integrated Design Group (IDG) Architects to gain approval from Bathurst Regional Council for subdivision and a mixed-use development of a large (0.5ha) Bathurst CBD site.  Approval included 75 serviced apartments (4-5 storeys); ~1,800m2 of commercial office space; ~250m2 of retail/food premises; and two new dwellings (including the adaptive..
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Large Lot Residential Strategy & Rezoning, Blayney Shire

Posted on May 10th, 2016 · Posted in

We were engaged by Blayney Council to prepare a large lot residential strategy to recommend planning control amendments for areas that were not exhibiting significant growth and to reduce land use conflicts.  The recommendations of this strategy were then implemented through the preparation of a Planning (Rezoning) Proposal to Council and..
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Large Lot Residential Strategy, Grenfell

Posted on May 10th, 2016 · Posted in

We were engaged by Weddin Shire Council to review their large lot residential strategy and make recommendations for potential planning control amendments to improve the supply of lot sizes in preferred areas.  We prepared a land use strategy that improves the alignment of planning controls with site constraints for four..
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House Additions, Marrickville NSW

Posted on May 8th, 2016 · Posted in

We assisted Design Delta Architects to prepare a Statement of Environmental Effects to support a major addition / extension to an existing housing in a heritage conservation area of Marrickville.  We worked with Design Delta (see image) to address heritage advice and design a sympathetic addition that transitioned in scale..
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Change of Use to Restaurant, Dubbo

Posted on May 8th, 2016 · Posted in

We were engaged by a restaurant owner to change the approved use of a building from a retail use to a restaurant.  Due to timing considerations we were able to demonstrate that this could be a Complying Development Certificate (CDC) application.  We are project managing the designer and certifier and..
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Aged Care Facility, Lithgow

Posted on April 10th, 2016 · Posted in

iPLAN PROJECTS was engaged by Lithgow Aged Care and Integrated Design Group to provide planning advice and reports for a substantial upgrade and expansion to the Cooinda Aged Care Facility in Lithgow with 144 new rooms.  Key issues included mine subsidence (coal mines beneath site), site slope, parking for significant..
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Holiday Let Permissibility – Blue Mountains

Posted on March 30th, 2016 · Posted in

We were engaged by several clients to review the development feasibility of holiday lets in key zones in the Blue Mountains, to advise on the  likelihood of consent after purchase of these properties and to seek consent for holiday let operations.  We have gained experience through several applications on addressing key community..
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Development Feasibility Apartment Building – Rhodes

Posted on December 9th, 2015 · Posted in

iPLAN PROJECTS and PSEC Project Services were engaged by Colliers International and the Lutheran Church of Australia (NSW) to prepare a development feasibility study for a key site adjacent to the Rhodes Railway Station.  City of Canada Bay identified the site as part of a ‘Priority Growth Precinct’ and was looking..
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Queens Square Law Courts, Sydney NSW

Posted on December 9th, 2015 · Posted in

Development Application (Section 96 Modification) – Queens Square Law Courts, Sydney NSW Andrew Napier was the original planner (with HASSELL) responsible for the development application to support significant upgrades to the Queens Square Law Courts (High Court, Federal & Supreme Courts of NSW), at the northern end of Hyde Park..
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