POLICY CCW4: CHARACTER OF DEVELOPMENT
Development is expected to preserve and enhance the character area in which it is located (as shown in Figure 5.1).
Development proposals in the defined character areas will be supported which:
i) exhibit design reflecting local context, character and vernacular of the area;
ii) demonstrably enhance the quality of the built form through innovation in design;
iii) make a positive contribution to the character area when viewed from the main highway approaches into the settlements;
iv) do not have a significantly detrimental impact on local views as set out in Policy CCW10; and
v) contribute to the conservation and enhancement of designated and nondesignated heritage assets and respect their significance and context.
To conserve and enhance our distinctive local character and heritage so that its significance may be better understood and appreciated. It makes our area special and still has much to contribute to future success.