This Chapter sets out development standards and criteria that arise out of the policies and objectives of the County Development Plan, to ensure that development occurs in an orderly and efficient manner and that it is in accordance with proper planning and sustainable development. It also sets out criteria for monitoring the implementation of Development Plan policies.
The standards and criteria are grouped into a single chapter for ease of reference. Proposals for development will need to take account of all of the standards and criteria that apply to the particular development, in addition to being assessed for consistency with the policies and objectives set out in the preceding chapters of the Plan and compliance with relevant guidelines and legislative requirements.
Chapter 13 sets out standards and criteria for the following:
13.1 Land Use Zoning Objectives
13.2 Natural, Cultural and Built Heritage
13.3 Green Infrastructure
13.4 Quality Design and Healthy Placemaking
13.5 Residential Development
13.6 Community Infrastructure
13.7 Economic Development and Employment
13.8 Sustainable Movement
13.9 Infrastructure and Environmental Services