The primary function of the Local Environment Plan is to manage land use and development by separating incompatible land uses through land use zones.
The LEP 1996 guides planing decisions for the Bulga 'Deferred Matter' site through land use zoning, development standards and controls.
The Singleton Development Control Plan (DCP) provides detailed guidelines and environmental standards for new development which need to be considered when preparing a development application.
Development contributions help fund the provision, extension or augmentation of public amenities and services needed in response to growth.
Applicable to land in Branxton known as the Huntlee new town site, this plan provides guidelines and environmental standards for new development.
Planning Agreements are voluntary agreements entered into by Council and a developer to deliver public benefits.