Local environmental plans

Local environmental plans

Sydney LEP 2012




You can view the Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012 and the maps adopted by the plan on the NSW legislation website.

View the plan

Planning instruments

The following planning instruments apply to development within the City of Sydney local area.

Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012

The plan applies to most of the City's local area and is made up of a written instrument and maps.

These documents (download below) are referred to in the Sydney LEP 2012:

  • Green Square affordable housing program: details the provisions for this scheme, which was adopted by Council on 12 March 2012.
  • Competitive design policy: sets out how an applicant must demonstrate that a proposed development is the result of an architectural or competitive design process.

These are the planning instruments that currently apply to development within the City's local area:

  • Sydney LEP 2012*
  • Sydney LEP 2005 – Frasers Broadway only
  • Sydney LEP (Glebe Affordable Housing Project) 2011*
  • Sydney LEP (Harold Park) 2011*
  • South Sydney LEP 1998*
  • Sydney LEP (Green Square Town Centre) 2013*
  • Sydney LEP (Green Square Town Centre – Stage 2) 2013*
  • South Sydney LEP 1998 Amendment 17: Green Square Town Centre
  • South Sydney LEP 1998 Amendment 19: Green Square Town Centre
  • South Sydney LEP 1998 Amendment 21: Green Square Town Centre
  • South Sydney LEP 114
  • Planning Scheme Ordinance

The documents can be downloaded below.

* To access these LEPs refer to Links.

The NSW legislation website includes a copy of Sydney LEP 2012 and the maps adopted by this plan. Please visit the link in the column to the right for more information.

Sydney LEP 2005

The plan continues to apply to Frasers Broadway, the former Carlton and United Breweries site. For a limited time the superseded provisions are still available to download below for informational purposes only.

Repealed local environmental plans

These plans have been superseded by the Sydney LEP 2012:

  • Leichhardt Local Environmental Plan 2000
  • Leichhardt Interim Development Order 27.

For a limited time the plans are still available to download below for informational purposes only.

Links

Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012   Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2005LEP (Glebe Affordable Housing Project) 2011LEP (Harold Park) 2011South Sydney LEP 1998Sydney Local Environmental Plan (Green Square Town Centre) 2013 Sydney Local Environmental Plan (Green Square Town Centre – Stage 2) 2013

Accessibility 

The documents available for download below are PDF files. If you require an alternative accessible format, please contact the City to advise your requirements:

02 9265 933302 9265 9222Request an accessible format

Find your Sydney LEP 2012 map sheet number

This map will help you find the relevant Sydney LEP 2012 map sheet number

The LEP maps are divided into 24 sheets. Use this map to identify the map sheet that will show the property or area you’re interested in.

This sheet number is the same for each type of map, whether it’s the height of buildings, floor space ratio, heritage or other type.

After you identify the map sheet number, go to the NSW Legislation website to view the list of maps.

The map sheet number is shown in the ‘Map types’ and ‘Map sheets (identification numbers)’ columns, as shown in the accompanying image. Click the map sheet title to open the map.

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The City has produced this map finder to help find the maps and is a guide only. The LEP and its maps are published on the NSW Legislation website. You should check you are referring to the correct map based on the information on that website.

If you have any questions about the LEP or the maps you can contact a City planning officer on 9265 9333.

Downloads

Sydney LEP 2012 associated documents Document Downloads
Sydney LEP 2012 associated documents
Green Square Affordable Housing Program PDF 733.3 KB Download
Competitive design policy PDF 363.4 KB Download
South Sydney LEP 1998 (maps) Document Downloads
South Sydney LEP 1998 (maps)
Map: zoning PDF 1.8 MB Download
Map: heritage PDF 1.3 MB Download
South Sydney LEP 1998 amendment 17: Green Square Town Centre (gazetted 22 December 2006) Document Downloads
South Sydney LEP 1998 amendment 17: Green Square Town Centre (gazetted 22 December 2006)
Amendment 17 PDF 279.2 KB Download
Amendment 17 (map) PDF 223.8 KB Download
South Sydney LEP 1998 amendment 19: Green Square Town Centre (gazetted 5 June 2009) Document Downloads
South Sydney LEP 1998 amendment 19: Green Square Town Centre (gazetted 5 June 2009)
Amendment 19 PDF 163.2 KB Download
Amendment 19 (map) PDF 521.2 KB Download
South Sydney LEP 1998 amendment 21: Green Square Town Centre (gazetted 22 June 2012) Document Downloads
South Sydney LEP 1998 amendment 21: Green Square Town Centre (gazetted 22 June 2012)
Amendment 21 PDF 136.5 KB Download
Amendment 21 (map) PDF 58.9 KB Download
South Sydney LEP 114 (gazetted 19 August 1994) Document Downloads
South Sydney LEP 114 (gazetted 19 August 1994)
South Sydney LEP 114 PDF 695.8 KB Download
South Sydney LEP 114 (map sheet 1) PDF 942.0 KB Download
South Sydney LEP 114 (map sheet 2) PDF 933.3 KB Download
Planning Scheme Ordinance (gazetted 16 July 1971) Document Downloads
Planning Scheme Ordinance (gazetted 16 July 1971)
Planning scheme ordinance PDF 1.6 MB Download
Planning scheme ordinance (map) PDF 2.8 MB Download

Last updated: Tuesday, 8 October 2013