Bowden Urban Village and Environs amendment

Current status

The Bowden Urban Village and Environs development plan amendment (DPA) - (6.4 MB PDF) was approved by the Minister for Planning by notice in the South Australian Government Gazette on 5 July 2012.

Purpose of the amendment

This development plan amendment (DPA) proposes to amend land use policy in the site known as Bowden Urban Village and the surrounding areas, including a section of Port Road. This will allow for the development of new housing, complementary retail and commercial buildings, open spaces and transport infrastructure.

The Bowden Urban Village and Environs Community Information Sheet - (469.8 KB PDF) provides details about the proposed amendment and the amendment process.

Area affected by the amendment

The area affected includes:

  • former industrial land in Bowden
  • an existing commercial area on Port Road
  • a section of Park Terrace adjoining the Adelaide Park Lands.

Map showing the area affected - (3.7 MB PDF)

The development plans affected are:

  • Charles Sturt Council Development Plan
  • Adelaide (City) Development Plan.

To view these plans see online development plans.

For information about the interim DPA that temporarily deferred development in the area from November 2011 see - Bowden Urban Village and Environs (Interim Policy) DPA .

Consultation process

Consultation on Ministerial DPAs is conducted by the Development Policy Advisory Committee (DPAC), an independent statutory committee which provides advice to the Minister for Planning.

Public consultation on the amendment closed on 11 April 2012. A public meeting was held on 24 April 2012.

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