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Planning controls and authorities

The map above shows the planning controls that apply to different areas within the City of Sydney. Each area in the map is listed below with a description of the planning controls and the consent authorities.

For a map of the consent authorities, go to Consent authorities.

To access the relevant planning policy, refer to the ‘Links’ in each section. To access the relevant DCPs listed in each section, refer to the list of downloads at the bottom of this page.


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sydney-LEP-2012
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Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than major projects. For more information go to Consent authorities.

Development control plans

  • Sydney DCP 2012

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

Links

Sydney LEP 2012

Barangaroo

The Minister for Planning is the consent authority for development that has a capital investment value of more than $10 million.

Development control plans

  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2003
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006

For planning control information please telephone the Barangaroo Delivery Authority on 02 9255 1700 or visit their website.

Links

Barangaroo Delivery AuthorityState Environmental Planning Policy (Major Development) 2005

Walsh Bay

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. Refer to the consent authorities map for more information.

Development control plans

  • Sydney Development Control Plan 2012

Sydney Harbour catchment

The NSW Planning Minister is the consent authority for the Sydney Regional Environmental Plan (Sydney Harbour Catchment) 2005. The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development not covered by the Planning Minister.

Development control plans

  • Central Sydney DCP 1996
  • Leichhardt DCP 2000
  • South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design
  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006

For planning control information please telephone the Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority on 02 9240 8500 or visit their website.

Links

Sydney Harbour Foreshore AuthoritySydney Harbour Foreshores and Waterways Area DCP 2005
Sydney Regional Environmental Plan (Sydney Harbour Catchment) 2005

Sydney Cove redevelopment scheme

The Minister for Planning is the consent authority for development that is the subdivision of land or has a capital investment value of more than $10 million.

Development control plans

  • Sydney DCP 2012

For planning control information please telephone the Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority on 02 9240 8500 or visit their website.

Links

Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority

Frasers Broadway

The former Carlton and United Breweries site on Broadway. The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to 'Consent authorities'.

Development control plans

  • Sydney DCP 2012

Darling Harbour

The Minister for Planning is the consent authority for development that has a capital investment value of more than $10 million.

Development control plans

  • Sydney DCP 2012

For planning control information please telephone the Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority on 02 9240 8500 or visit their website.

Links

Sydney Harbour Foreshore AuthorityDarling Harbour Development Plan No 1

South Sydney LEP 1998

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to Consent authorities

Development control plans

  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006
  • South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design
  • South Sydney DCP: Exempt and Complying Development 1999
  • South Sydney DCP No. 11: Transport Guidelines for Development 1996
  • South Sydney DCP for Orders
  • South Sydney DCP: Green Square Affordable Housing

Links

South Sydney LEP 1998

Bays Precinct (City west)

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to Consent authorities.

Development control plans

  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006
  • Leichhardt DCP 2000
  • Leichhardt DCP No. 38 – Waste: Avoid, Reuse and Recycle
  • Leichhardt DCP No. 48 – Managing Activities on Footpaths and street verges

Links

Sydney Regional Environmental Plan No. 26: City West Ultimo/Pyrmont Precinct

Glebe Affordable Housing Project

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to Consent authorities.

Development control plans

  • City of Sydney DCP 2011 (Glebe Affordable Housing Project)

Redfern/Waterloo Authority

The Planning Minister is the consent authority for development that has a capital investment value of more than $10 million.

The City of Sydney is responsible for:

  • determining under ministerial delegation DAs on RWA sites under $10 million for development on RWA site
  • determining section 96 modification applications to consents previously issued by the Minister on the RWA sites.

For planning control information please telephone the UrbanGrowth NSW Development Corporation on 02 9202 9100 or visit their website.

Links

UrbanGrowth NSW Development CorporationState Environmental Planning Policy (Major Development) 2005

Moore Park Showground

The NSW Planning Minister is the consent authority for development that is the subdivision of land or has a capital investment of more than $10 million.

For other development where the City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority the following controls apply.

Development control plans

  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006
  • South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design
  • South Sydney DCP No. 11: Transport Guidelines for Development 1996
  • South Sydney DCP for Orders

Links

State Environmental Planning Policy No. 47: Moore Park Showground

 

Green Square Town Centre 1

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to Consent authorities.

For development where the City or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority the following planning controls will apply:

  • City of Sydney Planning Scheme Ordinance
  • Green Square Town Centre LEP (South Sydney LEP 1998 Amendment Nos. 17 and 19)
  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006
  • South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design
  • South Sydney DCP No. 11: Transport Guidelines for Development 1996
  • South Sydney DCP: Exempt and Complying Development 1999
  • South Sydney DCP for Orders

Green Square Town Centre 2

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to Consent authorities.

For development where the City or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority the following planning controls will apply:

  • South Sydney LEP 114
  • Green Square Town Centre LEP (South Sydney LEP 1998 Amendment Nos. 17 and 19)
  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006
  • South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design
  • South Sydney DCP No. 11: Transport Guidelines for Development 1996
  • South Sydney DCP: Exempt and Complying Development 1999
  • South Sydney DCP for Orders

Harold Park

The City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority for development other than state significant development. For more information go to Consent authorities.

For development where the City of Sydney or the Central Sydney Planning Committee is the consent authority the following planning controls will apply:

  • Sydney LEP 2011 (Harold Park)
  • Sydney Development Control Plan 2011 (Harold Park)
  • Access DCP 2004
  • Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006
  • Boarding Houses DCP 2004
  • Child Care Centres DCP 2005
  • Contaminated Land DCP 2004
  • Convenience Store DCP 2004
  • Heritage DCP 2006
  • Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007
  • Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005
  • Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005
  • Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006
  • City of Sydney Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006
  • Leichhardt DCP 2000

Disclaimer

The City of Sydney accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any material contained herein and recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to its use.

Downloads

Access DCP 2004 (28 June 2004) Document Downloads
Access DCP 2004 (28 June 2004)
Access DCP 2004 PDF 859.6 KB Download
Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006 (18 April 2006) Document Downloads
Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006 (18 April 2006)
Adult Entertainment and Sex Industry Premises DCP 2006 PDF 557.5 KB Download
Boarding Houses DCP 2004 (12 January 2005) Document Downloads
Boarding Houses DCP 2004 (12 January 2005)
Boarding Houses DCP 2004 PDF 1.6 MB Download
Child Care Centres DCP 2005 (10 October 2005) Document Downloads
Child Care Centres DCP 2005 (10 October 2005)
Child Care Centres DCP 2005 PDF 1.3 MB Download
Glebe Affordable Housing Project DCP 2011 (1 July 2011) Document Downloads
Glebe Affordable Housing Project DCP 2011 (1 July 2011)
Glebe Affordable Housing Project DCP 2002 PDF 962.8 KB Download
City of Sydney planning scheme ordinance Document Downloads
City of Sydney planning scheme ordinance
Planning scheme ordinance PDF 1.6 MB Download
Planning scheme ordinance (map) PDF 2.8 MB Download
Contaminated Land DCP 2004 (28 June 2004) Document Downloads
Contaminated Land DCP 2004 (28 June 2004)
Contaminated Land DCP 2004 PDF 1.0 MB Download
Convenience Store DCP 2004 (24 September 2004) Document Downloads
Convenience Store DCP 2004 (24 September 2004)
Convenience Store DCP 2004 PDF 147.7 KB Download
Green Square Town Centre DCP 2012 Document Downloads
Green Square Town Centre DCP 2012
Green Square Town Centre DCP 2012 PDF 8.2 MB Download
Heritage DCP 2006 (22 December 2006) Document Downloads
Heritage DCP 2006 (22 December 2006)
Heritage DCP 2006 PDF 2.1 MB Download
Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007 (6 December 2010) Document Downloads
Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007 (6 December 2010)
Late Night Trading Premises DCP 2007 PDF 3.2 MB Download
Leichhardt DCP 2000 (22 December 2000) Document Downloads
Leichhardt DCP 2000 (22 December 2000)
Introductory information PDF 1.8 MB Download
Part A: Lilyfield PDF 2.2 MB Download
Part A: Annandale PDF 1.3 MB Download
Part A: Glebe PDF 1.6 MB Download
Part A: Rozelle PDF 867.7 KB Download
Part A: Balmain PDF 894.4 KB Download
Part B: Residential PDF 5.1 MB Download
Part C: Non-residential PDF 2.0 MB Download
Leichhardt DCP No. 38: Waste – Avoid, Reuse and Recycle (15 December 1999) Document Downloads
Leichhardt DCP No. 38: Waste – Avoid, Reuse and Recycle (15 December 1999)
Leichhardt DCP No. 38: Waste - Avoid, Reuse and Recycle PDF 2.0 MB Download
Leichhardt DCP No. 48: Managing Activities on Footpaths and Street Verges (7 August 2002) Document Downloads
Leichhardt DCP No. 48: Managing Activities on Footpaths and Street Verges (7 August 2002)
Leichhardt DCP No. 48: Managing Activities on Footpaths and Street Verges PDF 948.8 KB Download
Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005 (1 May 2005) Document Downloads
Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005 (1 May 2005)
Notification of Planning and Development Applications DCP 2005 PDF 643.5 KB Download
Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005 (10 March 2005) Document Downloads
Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005 (10 March 2005)
Signage and Advertising Structures DCP 2005 PDF 1.6 MB Download
South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design (2 July 1997, as amended) Document Downloads
South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design (2 July 1997, as amended)
Part A: General information PDF 372.1 KB Download
Part B: Urban design principles PDF 1.0 MB Download
Part C: Public domain PDF 4.8 MB Download
Part D: Social planning design criteria PDF 36.9 KB Download
Part E: Environmental design criteria PDF 3.5 MB Download
Part F; Design criteria for specific types (pages 105-119) PDF 568.1 KB Download
Part F: Design criteria for specific types (pages 120-136) PDF 771.2 KB Download
Part F: Design criteria for specific types (pages 137-153) PDF 872.5 KB Download
Part G: Special precincts (pages 155-169) PDF 1.1 MB Download
Part G: Special precincts (pages 170-183) PDF 1.0 MB Download
Part G: Special Precinct No. 7 Ashmore Precinct PDF 4.9 MB Download
Part G: Special Precinct No. 8 UNSW Paddington campus PDF 713.2 KB Download
Part H: Green Square Town Centre PDF 1.9 MB Download
Additional information PDF 93.5 KB Download
Maps: Floor space ratio north PDF 618.1 KB Download
Maps: Floor space ratio south PDF 655.4 KB Download
Maps: Height north PDF 612.2 KB Download
Maps: Height south PDF 654.9 KB Download
Maps part A: Areas covered by this DCP PDF 1.5 MB Download
Maps part B: Development context PDF 2.0 MB Download
Maps part B: Settings PDF 2.5 MB Download
Maps part B: Urban villages PDF 1.4 MB Download
Maps part C: Eastern districts public domain plan PDF 701.5 KB Download
Maps part C: Alexandria public domain plan PDF 890.2 KB Download
Maps part C: Surry Hills and East Sydney public domain plan PDF 544.7 KB Download
Maps part C: Southern industrial public domain plan PDF 543.0 KB Download
Maps part C: Zetland and Rosebery public domain plan PDF 599.5 KB Download
Maps part C: Redfern and Waterloo public domain plan PDF 659.8 KB Download
Maps part C: Western districts public domain plan PDF 556.4 KB Download
Maps part C: Moore Park public domain plan PDF 456.4 KB Download
Maps part E: Open space dedication PDF 1.5 MB Download
Maps part E: Stormwater detention PDF 1.9 MB Download
Maps part F: Mixed use PDF 576.7 KB Download
South Sydney DCP for Orders (9 December 1998) Document Downloads
South Sydney DCP for Orders (9 December 1998)
South Sydney DCP for Orders PDF 45.9 KB Download
South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design - Green Square Document Downloads
South Sydney DCP 1997: Urban Design - Green Square
Part G: Special precinct No. 9 Green Square PDF 5.1 MB Download
Part G: Special precinct No. 9 Green Square (Lachlan Precinct) PDF 12.2 MB Download
Part G: Special precinct No. 9 Green Square (specific sites: Wulaba Park site PDF 7.2 MB Download
South Sydney DCP No. 11 Transport Guidelines for Development 1996 (8 May 1996) Document Downloads
South Sydney DCP No. 11 Transport Guidelines for Development 1996 (8 May 1996)
Section 1: Introduction PDF 583.0 KB Download
Section 2 and 3: Development applications and provision of transport facilities PDF 1.9 MB Download
Section 4: Design guidelines PDF 2.7 MB Download
Appendices PDF 2.3 MB Download
Sydney Cove redevelopment scheme Document Downloads
Sydney Cove redevelopment scheme
Sydney Cove Redevelopment Scheme PDF 2.1 MB Download
Harold Park DCP 2011 (16 December 2011) Document Downloads
Harold Park DCP 2011 (16 December 2011)
Harold Park DCP 2011 PDF 7.3 MB Download
Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006 (14 August 2006) Document Downloads
Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006 (14 August 2006)
Telecommunications and Radiocommunications DCP 2006 PDF 642.9 KB Download
Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006 (24 March 2006) Document Downloads
Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006 (24 March 2006)
Visitor and Tourist Accommodation DCP 2006 PDF 700.1 KB Download

Last updated: Monday, 17 February 2014