Council to apply for consent

Council meeting outcome

At the Council meeting on Tuesday 25 February 2020, it was resolved that Council proceed with the proposal and apply to the Minister for Local Government in accordance with Section 47 (5) – (9) of the Local Government Act 1993 for consent to grant the proposed easement referred.

View the Council minutes and full recommendation on this proposal, Item 13.1, pg. 11.

Report to Council

The matter is being presented to Council for consideration at its meeting on Tuesday 25 February 2020.

The Council Meeting will be held at 6pm at the Dee Why Civic Centre. If you would like to address Council, please complete the request to speak public address form.

Toongari Easement Notice

Have your say - submissions now closed

Thank you to those who provided feedback on this matter.

Submissions closed on Sunday 11 August 2019

Enquiries: Council’s Property Officer on 1300 434 434 or email


Under Section 47 of the Local Government Act 1993, Northern Beaches Council is giving notice of its intention to consider granting an easement to drain water, 2 meters wide and approximately 5 metres in length, to the owners of 69 & 71 Central Road, Avalon Beach (being Lot 15 & 16 DP 8698) over part of Council Community land known as Toongari Reserve (Lot 102 DP 785848).

The purpose of formalising an easement is to enable the construction of an underground stormwater drainage pipe within Toongari Reserve. The proposed easement is to be granted in perpetuity.

The granting of the proposed easement is subject to Council approval and payment to Council of an independently assessed value of compensation in respect of the easement.

View the Draft Easement Survey Plan

View the Draft Easement Plan