Covid-19 Information and Updates - Updated 6 January 2021

To reduce the number of face-to-face interactions with the community and protect our staff and their ability to carry out ongoing essential services, the Derwent Valley Council Offices are open to the public from 10am - 4pm from Monday 24 August for essential visits only.

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Information on the Tasmanian Government and Council's response to COVID-19.

This information includes support available to individuals, business and community organisations including grant funding and mental health support and where to access further information around the pandemic and Council services.

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Latest News

  • Application for Planning Approval - Lot 22 Grist Street, New Norfolk

    29th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 29th January 2021. In accordance with the provisions of Section 57(3) of the Act, it is hereby notified that an application has been received for consideration for a Planning Permit in respect of the following:-. APP No. SITE.
  • Application for Planning Approval - 476 Back River Road, Magra

    20th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 20th January 2021. In accordance with the provisions of Section 57(3) of the Act, it is hereby notified that an application has been received for consideration for a Planning Permit in respect of the following:-. APP No. SITE.
  • Application for Planning Approval - 3365 Gordon River Road, Fitzgerald

    20th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 20th January 2021. In accordance with the provisions of Section 57(3) of the Act, it is hereby notified that an application has been received for consideration for a Planning Permit in respect of the following:-. APP No. SITE.
  • Application for Planning Approval - 32 & 34 Stephen Street, New Norfolk

    20th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 20th January 2021. In accordance with the provisions of Section 57(3) of the Act, it is hereby notified that an application has been received for consideration for a Planning Permit in respect of the following:-. APP No. SITE.
  • Arts body takes control of The Barracks at Willow Court

    19th January 2021
    • Media Release
    Following more than two years of negotiations Derwent Valley Council have signed an agreement with Salamanca Arts Centre SAC allowing SAC and Derwent Valley Arts to utilise The Barracks building in Willow Court
  • Application for Planning Approval - 21 Grist Street, New Norfolk

    18th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 18th January 2021. In accordance with the provisions of Section 57(3) of the Act, it is hereby notified that an application has been received for consideration for a Planning Permit in respect of the following:-. APP No. SITE.
  • Mayor's Message January 2021

    15th January 2021
    • News
    In this month s Mayor s Message Mayor Ben Shaw talks about some outcomes from the December Council Meeting some exciting news about Derwent Valley Arts and re opening Council meetings to the public and what you can expect at our upcoming Australia
  • Roadside mowing and slashing

    12th January 2021
    • News
    Each year the roadside slashing and mowing program is undertaken over a four month window commencing late November through until April
  • Application for Planning Approval - 1261 Black Hills Road Gretna

    11th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 11th January 2021. In accordance with the provisions of Section 57(3) of the Act, it is hereby notified that an application has been received for consideration for a Planning Permit in respect of the following:-. APP No. SITE.
  • Derwent Valley Interim Planning Scheme 2015 DRAFT PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT

    11th January 2021
    • Public Notice
    • Public Notice
    Public Notice. 11th January 2021. Notice is given pursuant to s.38 of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 (the Act) that Council has certified the draft amendments RZ 2020/02 and RZ 2020/03. RZ 2020/02 has three parts:. (1) rezone part of