Regional Developers Update | Local Government Updates

Welcome to the Local Government Updates from UDIA NSW.

The UDIA releases monthly regional developer updates for the Western Sydney, Hunter & Central Coast, and Illawarra & Shoalhaven regions. The regional developers update is a must read for developers in the regions providing key policy and market insights.

Next month we will launch a new Western Sydney Developers’ Update (Newsletter).

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Western Sydney

  • The draft Wollondilly Contributions Plan is on exhibition until 5 February.
  • Read here

  • Amendments to CP No. 15 Box Hill Precinct Amendment ‘B’ are on exhibition until 7 February.
  • Read here.

  • Masterplan for Castle Hill Showground is on exhibition until 14 February.
  • Read here

  • Penrith City Council will explore how to tackle Sydney’s urban heat dilemma by bringing key stakeholders and leading professionals together in a Cooling the City Masterclass on 18 February.
  • Book here.

  • Riverstone Town Centre Planning Proposal is on exhibition until 21 February.
  • Read here.

  • Amendments to Campbelltown (Sustainable City) DCP are on exhibition until 21 February.
  • Read here.

  • Liverpool City Council’s Social Impact Assessment Policy is on exhibition until 29 February.
  • Read here.

Hunter & Central Coast

  • Newcastle Draft Western Corridor Contributions Plan (s7.11) is on exhibition until 31 January.
  • Read here.

  • Lake Macquarie Draft Housing Strategy is currently on exhibition until 3 February.
  • Read here.

  • Cessnock Draft LSPS exhibition period has been extended to 28 February and dwelling entitlement commitments have been removed from consideration.
  • Read here.

  • Newcastle Draft LSPS is expected to be exhibited from 10 February until 9 March.
  • Port Stephens Draft LSPS and Draft Housing Strategy are expected to be exhibited together starting 20 February, subject to approval at the February council meeting.
  • Maitland Draft LSPS is expected in April.

Illawarra & Shoalhaven

  • Shoalhaven City Council has extended the exhibition of the planning proposal for the Planning Proposal – Ulladulla CBD (Southern Part) Building Height and Zoning Amendment (PP030) until 28 February.
  • Shellharbour City Council’s Open Space and Recreations Needs Study and Strategy are on exhibition until 26 February.
  • Read here.

  • Shoalhaven City Council Coastal Management Plan – Stage 1 Scoping Study is on exhibition until 14 February.
  • Read here.

  • Shoalhaven City Council is seeking early input on the Vision, Planning Priorities and Actions for their Shoalhaven Local Strategic Planning Statement (the LSPS itself is expected to be exhibited later this year). You can complete the survey from 3 February until 13 March.

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