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Commercial and Rural Areas Development Plan Amendment

Consultation Dates:
Opens 26 Sep 2017 — Closes 21 Nov 2017
Consultation closed.


Notice is hereby given that the Town of Gawler, pursuant to Sections 24 and 25 of the Development Act 1993, has prepared a Development Plan Amendment Report (DPA) to amend its Development Plan.

The amendment proposes zone and policy changes to the Gawler (CT) Development Plan involving the Rezoning of a small section of land in Council’s Rural Zone to accommodate a new car dealership and pre-delivery centre as well as a parcel of land on the corner of Angle Vale Road and Jack Cooper Drive currently in Council’s Residential Zone (Policy Area 4-Evanston Gardens/Evanston South Residential) to accommodate a petrol filling station and shop.

The DPA report will be on public consultation from 26 September 2017 until 21 November 2017. Copies of the DPA report are available to view or purchase during normal office hours at the Town of Gawler Council offices, 43 High Street, Gawler East. Alternatively the DPA report can be viewed on the internet at 

Written submissions regarding the DPA should be submitted no later than 5pm on 21 November 2017. All submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Town of Gawler, PO BOX 130, Gawler SA 5118 and should clearly indicate whether you wish to be heard in support of your submission at the public hearing. If you wish to lodge your submission electronically, please email it to

A public hearing will be held on 30 November 2017 at 7:00pm in the Gawler Administration Centre 43 High Street, Gawler East, at which time interested persons may be heard in relation to the DPA and their submissions. The public hearing may not be held if no submissions are received or if no submission makes a request to be heard.

Copies of all submissions will be available for inspection at the Town of Gawler Council offices, 43 High Street, Gawler East, from 26 September 2017 until the conclusion of the public hearing.

If you would like further information about the DPA, contact Strategic Planner David Petruzzella on 8522 9296.

Henry Inat
Chief Executive Officer