Notice of intention to lease: Wodonga Solar Power

Submissions closed on September 24, 2018.


At its meeting of August 20, 2018, Wodonga City Council ( Council) resolved to give public notice under Section 190 of the Local Government Act 1989 (Act) that it intends to enter into a lease with Wodonga Solar Power Pty Ltd.

View the parcel of land here.

The land which is the subject to the lease is corner of Tom Tanners Road and Eames Road, and 226 Lady Franklin Road, Barnawartha North, Victoria 3691 which is Lot B, Lot C and Lot 3B, excluding 0.95HA triangular piece of land at the south eastern corner / between Lot B and C on part of the land contained in Certificate of Title Volume 10962 Folio 730 and Volume 11610 Folio 180 which is council owned land.

The principal terms of the lease will be:

  • Rental charge of $352,002.45 excluding GST per annum for the first year.
  • Rent to increase by a rate of 4.85% plus CPI for each year thereafter for the duration of the lease.
  • Initial 25 year term with an option for a further 24 year term.

A person may make a submission on the Proposal. Any person proposing to make a submission under section 223 of the Act must do so by Thursday, September 20, 2018.

All submissions will be considered in accordance with section 223 of the Act.

Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, and can be hand delivered to Council’s Office at 104 Hovell St, Wodonga or posted to the following address:

Chief Executive Officer
Wodonga City Council
PO Box 923

Any person requesting to be heard in support of his or her submission is entitled to be heard before Council (or a Committee established by Council for this purpose) or be represented by a person acting on his or her behalf. A Special Meeting of the Council will be convened, if required, to hear from persons who wish to be heard in support of their written submission.

The special meeting to be held on a date to be advised/determined at the Council Chambers, ground floor, Hovell St, Wodonga.

Patience Harrington
Chief Executive Officer
Wodonga City Council

August 22, 2018

Notice of intention was placed in The Border Mail.

You can view the public notice here.

August 20, 2018

At the August Council Meeting, it was resolved to give public notice of the intention to lease.