General Public Notices

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Blue Mountains City Council Sports Council Annual General Meeting

The Blue Mountains Sports Council is a partnership between the Council and sporting groups.

Date: Monday 19 July 2021
Time: 7pm
Location: Springwood Hub, Macquarie Rd, Springwood.

The Annual General  Meeting is open to the public and is an opportunity to nominate code representatives and to raise issues for discussion in 2021-2022
The Sports Council includes representatives of AFL, Athletics, Baseball, Softball, Basketball, BMX, Cricket, Cycling, Dog Training, Football, Hockey, Netball, Rugby League, Rugby, Union, , Swimming, Tennis and  Touch Football.
All other codes are represented through their Councillors.

More information contact Stuart Neal on 47805847 or sneal@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

 

Heavy Patching and Pavement Reseal at Sinclair Crescent, Wentworth Falls - RFT No: 2020/21-W965-110

Tenders closing at 2pm Wednesday, 14 July 2021, are invited for the Heavy Patching and Pavement Reseal at Sinclair Crescent, Wentworth Falls

Tender documents can be downloaded free of charge from https://360providers.apetsoftware.com.au/Public/PublicJobs.aspx?Code=bmccpro3 

The lowest or any tender will not necessarily be accepted. Late tenders will not be accepted.

Enquiries: James Lancaster on email: jlancaster@bmcc.nsw.gov.au

Notice of intention to issue Licences for the use of BMCC managed lands for Ecotourism activities for the 2020-2022 Licensing Year

In pursuance with Section 47A of the Local Government Act 1993 and Section 108 of the Crown Lands Act 1989, Blue Mountains City Council (and the reserve trusts it represents) proposes, at the expiration of 28 days after the date of publication of this notice, to grant or renew commercial licences to those Organisations specified in Schedule 1 to conduct the Permitted Activities also specified in Schedule 1 on the lands specified in Schedule 2.

This process will legitimise the ongoing use of these lands. The term of any such licence will not exceed one year and renewal is only available through reapplication.

Submissions need to be made by 5pm Wednesday 21 July 2021 and in writing to:

Blue Mountains City Council
Attn: Business Support Coordinator
Locked Bag 1005
Katoomba NSW 2780

For information on how to apply for an Ecotourism Licence please click here.

Mobile Food Vehicle – Katoomba Falls Reserve 
Expressions of Interest (EOI)
EOI-Property & Commercial Services 2021-004

Blue Mountains City Council is seeking Expressions of Interest (EOI) from certified and suitable mobile food vendors in the local government area interested in a trial for operating a mobile food van at the Katoomba Falls Reserve, Cliff Drive Katoomba NSW. 

Please complete the downloadable application form and email to the following email address council@bmcc.nsw.gov.au to be received no later than 5.00pm on Thursday 24th June 2021.  EOI must include the Reference – EOI-Property & Commercial Services 2021-004. 

Council’s contact will be Tan Vo, Manager Property & Commercial Services contactable on email tvo@bmcc.nsw.gov.au or by phone on 02 4780 5000.

Please click here to download the application form
 

Expression of Interest (EOI) ECO Certification 

Blue Mountains City Council, in partnership with Ecotourism Australia is offering up to 10 local tourism businesses financial and marketing assistance to help them achieve ECO Certification. For more information please go to: bmcc.nsw.gov.au/ecotourism. Expressions of Interest (EOI) in this scheme are being accepted until 30 June, 2021. EOI must include the Reference – EOI-ECO Certification. 

Council’s contact is Justine Sinclair, Program Leader, Economic Development and Tourism contactable on email jsinclair@bmcc.nsw.gov.au or by phone on 02 4780 5975.

Please click here to download the application form

Expression of Interest (EOI)
Sale of commercial kitchen equipment
EOI number: 2020/21-EOI 003

Blue Mountains City Council is calling for Expressions of Interest for the purchase of the Commercial Kitchen Equipment at the former Katoomba Golf Club site in accordance with the statement of requirement set out in this Expression of Interest (EOI).

Expressions of Interest submissions close at 5pm, 23 June 2021. 

Enquiries on the contents of this document should be in writing and directed to:
Contact Officer: Steven Keszler, Senior Property Officer
Email: skeszler@bmcc.nsw.gov.au 
 

Please click here to download more details 

Notification of road closure - Hazard reduction burn: Old Bathurst Road, between Binya Street Blaxland and Gosling Street Emu Heights

Old Bathurst Road, between Binya Street Blaxland and Gosling Street Emu Heights, will be closed between 12pm on Friday 7 May until 6pm on Sunday 9 May to enable RFS-led hazard reduction burning to be undertaken adjacent to the road. Mitchells Pass will also be closed during these times, from Lennox Bridge to the Great Western Highway. Alternate access to Emu Heights and Emu Plains will be available via the Great Western Highway. 

Should the weather be unfavourable for hazard reduction burning between 7-9 May, the RFS will defer this operation to the following weekend, with these closures then being from 12pm on Friday 14 May to 6pm on Sunday 16 May. 

For further information about planned hazard reduction burns please see the RFS website at www.rfs.nsw.gov.au/fire-information/hazard-reductions or contact the RFS Blue Mountains District Office at bluemountains@rfs.nsw.gov.au

Request for Quotation (RFQ): Photo library for new documents (F13915)

Council is looking for a professional photographer to work with us to create an extensive photo library for new Council documents.

RFQ submissions close 5pm, 2 July 2021.

Download the document

Enquiries should be directed to: Beth Thomas, Corporate Marketing Coordinator at bthomas@bmcc.nsw.gov.au 

 

Local Planning Panel (LPP) Meeting

Please see this page for meeting dates and further information about the panel please click here

The agenda and determinations are published online. 

Load Limit in place for rail bridge on Wilson Way, Blaxland

Sydney Trains has placed an interim 19 tonne load limit on the rail bridge on Wilson Way, Blaxland. The interim load limit will be in place pending the outcome of a detailed engineering review to be conducted by Sydney Trains (date unknown).

Council will be installing 19 tonne load limit signage at the approaches to the bridge in accordance with Section 115 of the Roads Act 1993.  This load limit will preclude any vehicle over 19 tonne from using this bridge, effective from the date on which the signage is erected. 

Further information: contact Council’s Program Leader Civil and Traffic, Tony Moore on 4780 5000.

Alternate route information:

  • Potential Alternative Route 1 - via Railway Pde Warrimoo - download map
  • Potential Alternative Route 2 - via Layton Ave, Wilson Way Blaxland - download map
    • Potential Alternative Route 3 - via Hare St Glenbrook - download map

Road naming and road re-naming proposals

Please see this page for information about road naming and road re-naming proposals in the Blue Mountains.