Legal Proceedings

Local Government (General) Regulation 2005 – Section 217 Clause 1 (a3)

During 2017 – 2018 the following expenses were incurred in relation to legal proceedings.

Matter name

Court

Class/ Description

Accounts invoiced during 01/07/2017 – 30/06/2018

Unbilled costs at 30/06/2018

Costs recovered at 30/06/2018

Decision

Camberlee Investments Pty Ltd v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 1 Appeal

$58,560.59

$506.00

N/A

Appeal dismissed

Allen Price & Scarratts Pty Ltd v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 1

$10,223.53

1202.30

N/A

Proceedings are ongoing

DeBattista v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 4

$161,424.85

628.60

Nil

Proceedings are ongoing

DeBattista v SCC (Masterplan)

Land & Environment Court

Class 1

$184,461.94

Nil

N/A

Proceedings are ongoing

DeBattista v SCC (RFB Appeal)

Land & Environment Court

Class 1

$118,244.44

Nil

N/A

Appeal allowed

Platford & van Veenendaal v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 4

$52,935.41

$75.60

N/A

Council entered submitting appearance. Council successfully resisted order requiring it to pay all of the applicant’s costs

Scevola v SCC

Supreme Court of NSW, Court of Appeal

Appeal from decision in Land & Environment Court

$16,864.66

Nil

Nil

Appeal dismissed, with an order for payment of Council’s costs.

Shoalhaven Landowners Association v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 4

$31,148.91

Nil

Nil

Proceedings dismissed, with an order for payment of Council’s costs.

SCC v Lepan

Land & Environment Court

Class 4

$39,952.66

Nil

Costs recovery process as commenced

In Council’s favour

SCC v ANJ Fabrications & Rigging Services Pty Ltd

Nowra Local Court

Court Elected Penalty Infringement Notice – Unauthorised Development

$2,583.77

Nil

$3000.00

In Council’s favour

SCC v R Maund

Nowra Local Court

Court Elected Penalty Infringement Notice - Unauthorised Development, Pollution of Waters

$12,652.40

Nil

Nil

In Council’s favour

SCC v Dib

Land & Environment Court

Class 5 Proceedings

$74,766.34

$506.88

$89831.95

In Council’s favour

Archer Park Pty Ltd v SCC

Nowra Local Court

Local Court – General

Nil

$2475.00

Nil

Proceedings are ongoing.

187d Jacobs Drive – owners SP 70814 v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 1

$669

Nil

Nil

Matter discontinued

SCC v Jarrett

Local Court Nowra

Court Elected Penalty Infringement Notice - Unauthorised Development

$2491.20

Nil

$500

Guilty after plea

Jarrett v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 1

Nil

$2629.20

$0

Settled by s.34 agreement

Dr Shepherd v SCC

Land & Environment Court

Class 1

$3265

Nil

Nil

Discontinued after old order revoked. New order issued.

 

Alvanos v SCC

Local Court Nowra

Court Elected Penalty Infringement Notice - Breach Companion Animals Act

$757.90

$440

Nil

Guilty

 

Ryan v SCC

Local Court Nowra

Court Elected Penalty Infringement Notice - Breach Companion Animals Act

$2,521.10

Nil

Nil

Guilty – Caution issued.

 

Seery v SCC

Local Court Nowra

Court Elected Penalty Infringement Notice - Breach Companion Animals Act

$2,300

Nil

Nil

Resolved