Comments are invited on the following technical amendment:
This technical amendment makes the following changes to the Territory Plan:
- Clarify the definition of surrendered residential block for the purposes of the Territory Plan, to include unit-title residential blocks that have been acquired by the ACT Government under the Loose Fill Asbestos Insulation Eradication Scheme Buyback Program.
Single Dwelling Housing Development Code
- Amend Rule R39 to reduce the minimum dimensions for private open space for mid sized blocks less than 360m2, to 5m. This is consistent with the requirement for a minimum area of private open space being at least 10% of the block area.
Residential Zones Development Code
- Clarify that Element 4 – Secondary residences is subject to elements 1 and 6 of the Single Dwelling Housing Development Code.
Written comments will be received until COB Friday 27 November 2020. Details of how to make a submission can be found in the technical amendment.