Crown Land Review - Cemetery Reserves

Dubbo Regional Council (DRC) is inviting the community to make a submission on the Crown Land Review for Cemetery Reserves.

DRC has completed an extensive a review of the 193 Crown Land reserves. 35 reserves across the LGA are cemetery reserves. Under the Crown Land Management Act 2016 (CLM Act), DRC will now manage the land as if it were public land under the Local Government Act 1993 (LG Act). Under the CLM Act, Crown land managers (DRC) must classify the land as per S26 of the LG Act as either “community” or “operational”. Provision is made under the CLM act for Council care, control and management of cemeteries. The 35 cemetery sites are applicable under this regulation.

To read the full Crown Land Review on Cemetery Reserves July 2020, click here (PDF 9.5MB).


Written or electronic submissions are invited until 5pm on Sunday December 13, 2020.      

Written submissions should be addressed to Dubbo Regional Council, P.O. Box 81, DUBBO  NSW  2830.

Electronic submissions can be made via the form below

Mandatory field(s) marked with *

Last Edited: 30 Oct 2020

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