What is the purpose of a Section 7.11 Contributions Plan?

    To collect a contribution towards the funding of new facilities and the upgrade of existing facilities including:

    • Open space acquisition
    • Recreation facilities
    • Community facilities
    • Roadworks and traffic management
    • Conservation and management

    Why has Council amended the existing Section 7:11 Plan for North Wallarah Peninsula?

    The existing North Wallarah Section 7.11 Plan was last reviewed in 2004. By reviewing and amending the Plan Council can update the projected population, the amount and types of facilities, and the cost of providing these facilities.

    What land does the Plan apply to?

    This Plan applies to an area bounded by the Pacific Ocean to the east, Lake Macquarie to the west and by the urban development areas of Swansea and Caves Beach to he north.

    How can I make a submission?

    After reviewing the Lake Macquarie Section 7.11 Contributions Plan No.5 - North Wallarah (2004) - as Amended 2021 you can provide feedback by:

    • Making a submission via our online feedback tool on this page or by emailing council@lakemac.nsw.gov.au
    • Submissions can also be sent by mail to the following address:

               ATT: Emma Lowder

              Lake Macquarie City Council

              Box 1906, Hunter Region

              Mail Centre, NSW 2310.