25.5.2 Objectives and Policies: Landscape and Screening

​​​​Objective Policies​
25.5.2.1
To m​​aintain and enhance amenity values within and around development, while contributing to local ecology and cultural connection where possible. ​
25.5.2.1a
Minimise visual impacts of developments in part by providing appropriate screening and planting around activities and between zones.​
25.5.2.1b
Encourage the planting of native species where appropriate.​

Explanation

Screening between zones, activities and particular development features, such as service and storage areas, helps mitigate the visual impact of development and contributes to the amenity of the streetscape.

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