Amended Draft Local Approvals Policy

Submissions Close 14 August 2018

Council at its meeting of 12 June 2018, resolved to place the Draft Local Approvals Policy on public exhibition for a period of 28 days.

The Local Approvals Policy seeks to provide exemption and approval criteria for:

  • Placing waste storage containers in a public place (skip bins);
  • Installing or altering a waste treatment device or a human waste storage facility (on-site sewage management systems);
  • Using a standing vehicle or any article for the purpose of selling any article in a public place (mobile food vans and temporary food stalls); or
  • Installing a domestic oil or solid fuel heating appliance (wood fire heaters).

The draft Local Approvals Policy is available for inspection at the following locations:

  • In the attachments on this page
  • Council's Customer Service Centre 3 Columbia Court, Baulkham Hills (Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 4.30pm)
  • Castle Hill Library Cnr of Castle and Pennant Streets, Castle Hill (Monday - Friday: 10am -8pm; Saturday: 10am -5pm; Sunday: 1pm -5pm)
  • Vinegar Hill Memorial Library 29 Main Street, Rouse Hill (Monday - Wednesday, Friday: 10am - 6pm; Thursday: 10am - 9pm; Saturday: 10am - 5pm; Sunday: 1pm - 5pm)

Enquiries: Daniel Giffney on 9843 0306 or email

Submissions Closed.