Kempsey Development Control Plan 2013

Procedure 1.1.3 Updated 10 January 2017

Chapter B7: Floodplain Management

1 - Introduction

1.1 Scope of this Chapter

This chapter applies to all flood prone land in the Kempsey Shire local government area.

1.2 Relationship to Other Chapters of this DCP

The provisions contained in Chapters included in Parts C, D, E and F of this DCP override the provisions of this Chapter to the extent of any inconsistency.

This chapter of the DCP is to be read in conjunction with those sections of this DCP which specify flood related development requirements for individual land uses and specific areas.

1.3 Relationship to Other Documents

This chapter of the DCP is to be read in conjunction with:

  • The current “NSW Flood Prone Lands Policy”; and
  • “NSW Floodplain Development Manual.