has adopted a number of plans which promote and encourage better
access for the Community. Each Plan has specific goals and recommendations
relating to access.
Plan provides for the following groups within the Community:
Aboriginal Australians, People with Disabilities, People from Culturally
and Linguistically Diverse Backgrounds Children, Youth, Seniors,
and Women. The Social Plan was adopted by Council in July 2005 with
the oversight and assistance of the Lane Cove Social Development
the plan, Expressing our Culture:
A Cultural Action Plan in December 2004 and was the
first Council in NSW to develop a Cultural Plan in line with all
the elements of the latest Cultural Planning Guidelines from the
NSW Ministry for the Arts www.arts.nsw.gov.au . The Local Government
and Shires Association
of NSW's Inaugural Cultural
Award for Policy and Planning was awarded to Lane Cove Council in
is committed to helping the local community become part of the global
effort towards more sustainable local communities through it's Sustainability
all plans can be dowloaded via these links or through Council.
Control Plans (DCP)
Council has a number
of DCP's that are applied to any development application submitted.
The principle DCP is Access and Mobility 5 which is currently being