Infrastructure Development Code


The following shall apply:

  1. Irrigation of street gardens is generally not permitted because:
    1. Plants shall be of a type that require minimum maintenance.
    2. Of the ongoing maintenance of the irrigation system.
  2. Provision for irrigation during the establishment of plants is acceptable. This water use shall be metered and the cost borne by the developer.
  3. Council approval is required before the installation of any semi-permanent irrigation system. If this is approved the Designer shall apply and pay for a metered water connection for irrigation purposes which shall be bonded for removal/disconnection at the end of the landscape maintenance period.
  4. Permanent irrigation shall be dealt with on a case by case basis.

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