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Serviced apartment amendments for Sydney local environmental plans

Our planning proposal will provide clarity and certainty on the design and construction standards required for new serviced apartments.

102–106 Dunning Avenue, Rosebery: proposed changes to planning controls

Our proposal to change the planning controls for 102–106 Dunning Avenue, Rosebery will change the site's zone from a business park to mixed use.

A City for All – towards a socially just and resilient Sydney

Our social sustainability policy and action plan A City for All, sets out our vision and agenda to sustain a socially just and resilient Sydney over the next decade.

Danks Street south precinct in Waterloo

We have been working on a range of different studies and undertaken further investigations, including traffic and transport and a social sustainability appraisal to assess local social infrastructure.

Green Square to Ashmore Connector: review of environmental factors

Our review of environmental factors for a new road to be known as the Green Square to Ashmore Connector at Alexandria.

Improving Chelsea Street Reserve Redfern

The proposed renewal works of Chelsea Street Reserve in Redfern will improve the park for everyone to enjoy.

Integrated planning and reporting 2018/19

We produce our operational plan and resourcing strategy to meet the integrated planning and reporting requirements for councils set by the NSW Government.

International education action plan

Our international education action plan includes actions to support international students and help them form lifelong connections with Sydney.

John Street Reserve: proposed shared zone

We are proposing a shared zone around John Street Reserve in Glebe to improve safety for people walking and driving in the area.

Joynton Avenue stormwater drain project

To manage the impacts of flooding in the Zetland area, we're proposing to construct a stormwater trunk drain in Joynton Avenue between O’Dea Avenue and Elizabeth Street.

Kimberley Grove Reserve Playground upgrade

We are proposing to upgrade Kimberley Grove Reserve Playground in Rosebery. The renewal works will improve the reserve for everyone to enjoy.

Kirsova 2 Playground upgrade

Our proposed renewal works for Kirsova 2 Playground in George Street, Erskineville will improve the reserve for everyone to enjoy.

Late-night trading in Sydney

From 26 February to 30 March 2018, we asked for your feedback on late-night trading in Sydney.

Making Sydney a sustainable destination

Our plan to make Sydney a sustainable destination sets a vision for our city to be recognised globally as a sustainable destination for business and holidays.

Morehead Street, Redfern new medians and more trees

We're proposing to install 2 central median strips and plant trees on Morehead Street, Redfern.

Naming policy proposal

We have developed a new guide for the naming of suburbs, roads, parks, open spaces, places and buildings that are owned, operated or managed by the City of Sydney.

New market site applications on City-owned land

We receive ongoing applications to operate markets on City-owned land and invite feedback for each proposal.

Park Road Alexandria proposed permanent road closure

Consultation on the proposal to permanently close Park Road, Alexandria, finished on Tuesday 15 May 2018.

Portman Street south upgrade

We're proposing to improve a southern part of Portman Street, Zetland. The area is near our new community and cultural facilities, between Geddes Avenue and the future Sonny Leonard Street.

Shannon Reserve upgrade

Shannon Reserve in Surry Hills is home to the popular Surry Hills markets and a well-loved but tired children’s playground.

Sydney's sustainable office plan

Sydney’s sustainable office building plan calls on building owners and tenants to reap the benefits of efficient buildings running on renewable energy.

Wider footpaths and more trees in Chippendale

We're proposing to improve the footpaths and add more trees on Wiley and Myrtle streets and Dangar Place, Chippendale.

Wimbo Park improvements

We will create a bigger, better, and more pleasant Wimbo Park, extending from Bourke Street to South Dowling Street in Surry Hills.

4–6 Bligh Street, Sydney: proposed changes to planning controls

Our proposal to change the planning controls for 4–6 Bligh Street, Sydney will enable a new mixed use commercial and hotel development on the site.

Proposed outdoor alcohol restrictions in the City of Sydney area

These restrictions aim to prevent anti-social behaviour by prohibiting the consumption of alcohol in certain areas.

Community safety action plan

The plan sets out our contribution to making Sydney a safe and resilient place to live, visit, work and study.

Cycling strategy and action plan

We need your help to make riding a bike in the City of Sydney local area safe, convenient and enjoyable toward 2030.

A City for All – draft Inclusion (Disability) Action Plan 2017–2021

The City of Sydney is committed to being an inclusive and accessible city for everyone, now and in the future.

Sydney Park skate space

Consultation on the concept design has now finished. Thanks for having your say and stay tuned to this page for project updates.

Draft planning controls for Darlinghurst Road

From 25 June to 22 July, we asked for your feedback on the future character of Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross. We asked you how you want the area to look and feel over the next 5, 10 or 20 years.

Improving Shannon Reserve Playground, Surry Hills

We are upgrading Shannon Reserve Playground on Crown Street, Surry Hills and we would like your feedback on the proposed design.

Proposed changes for busking in Sydney

We invite your feedback on proposed changes to our busking policy and guidelines.

Sweetacres Park: off-leash areas for dogs

We invite your feedback on our proposal to make the lawn areas of Sweetacres Park off-leash for dogs. We have developed this proposal in response to community requests.

Proposed changes to planning controls for 225–279 Broadway, Glebe

We invite your feedback on proposed changes to the planning controls for 225–279 Broadway, Glebe.

Community sessions – hearing from you

Join us and let us know what’s on your mind for the future of your neighbourhood as we start planning for 2050.

Rosebank Park: off-leash areas for dogs

We invite your feedback on a proposal to make the lawn areas of Rosebank Park off-leash for dogs. This proposal is in response to requests from the community.

New stormwater drain for Joynton Avenue – review of environmental factors

We are seeking your feedback on a proposal to build a new stormwater drain on Joynton Avenue between O’Dea Avenue and Elizabeth Street, Zetland. This will reduce the risk of flooding in the area.

Improving Redfern Oval skate space

We invite your feedback on a proposal to upgrade the skate space at Redfern Oval. The works will improve the park for everyone to enjoy.

Wellbeing Survey 2018

Tell us how you experience living in Sydney by completing this short, anonymous resident survey. It helps us plan services and programs for everyone in our community.

2017/18 annual financial statements

Each year, individual local governments across NSW are required to present a set of audited financial statements.

I am Sydney – a collection of stories about you and your city

The Story Factory and the City of Sydney invite you to put your hand up to be part of 'I am Sydney' – a collection of stories about you and your city.

Proposal to amend heritage floor space

We invite your feedback on a proposed change to heritage floor space controls for Central Sydney. This affects the Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012 and the alternative heritage floor space allocation scheme.

Improving Crete Reserve Playground, Rosebery

We plan to upgrade Crete Reserve Playground, Rosebery Avenue, Rosebery, and invite your feedback on the design. These works will improve the reserve for everyone to enjoy.

Sydney’s late-night trading – draft planning controls

We are proposing changes to the planning controls for late-night trading in Sydney. These include new and extended trading areas, changes to hours and encouraging more diverse trading.

Proposed heritage listings on Darlinghurst Road

We invite your feedback on the proposed heritage listing of 3 buildings on Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross.

Mobile food vending vehicles local approvals policy

The mobile food vending vehicles local approvals policy outlines the approval process for food trucks and vans. It also details where they can trade and operational requirements.

Les White Reserve, Alexandria – improvement plans

We invite your feedback on a proposal to upgrade Les White Reserve in Alexandria. The renewal works will improve the park for everyone to enjoy.

Maybanke Park, Pyrmont – improvement plans

We invite your feedback on plans to upgrade Maybanke Park in Pyrmont. The works will improve the park for everyone to enjoy.

New median strip and more trees in Hayes Road, Rosebery

We invite your feedback on a proposal to install a central median strip and plant trees on Hayes Road, Rosebery near the intersection with Dalmeny Avenue.

New median strip and more trees in Morley Avenue, Rosebery

We invite your feedback on a proposal to install a central median strip and plant trees on Morley Avenue, Rosebery near the intersection with Dalmeny Avenue.

Notice of intention to license Martin Place kiosks

We're proposing to enter into a retail licence for 4 kiosks in Martin Place, Sydney.

Proposal to make The Rope Walk Park in Waterloo off-leash for dogs

We invite your feedback on a proposal to make the lawn areas of The Rope Walk Park off-leash for dogs. We have developed this proposal in response to community requests.

City of Sydney Council draft code of meeting practice

We invite your feedback on a draft code of meeting practice for the City of Sydney Council.

Draft local approvals policy and code of practice: hoisting and construction activities in public places

We invite your feedback on a new draft local approvals policy and code of practice for hoisting and construction activities in public places.

Planning for Sydney 2050 – local schools

While 2050 may seem a long time away, we need to plan now if we are to meet the ongoing and future needs of our communities. We’d like your students to help us shape the city of their future.

Improving Observatory Hill Park pathways, Millers Point

We plan to upgrade the pathways at Observatory Hill Park in Millers Point and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Womerah Gardens, Darlinghurst

We plan to upgrade Womerah Gardens in Darlinghurst and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Ross Street Playground, Forest Lodge

We plan to upgrade Ross Street Playground in Forest Lodge and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

New median strip and more trees on Rosebery Avenue, Rosebery

We invite your feedback on a proposal to install a central median strip and plant trees on Rosebery Avenue, Rosebery near the intersection with Crew Place.

Application for an award of heritage floor space – Haymarket Library site

We invite your feedback on an application for the retrospective award of heritage floor space for the Haymarket Library site at 744 George Street, Sydney.

Improving Ernest Pedersen Reserve, Glebe

We plan to upgrade the park and playground at Ernest Pedersen Reserve in Glebe and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Fig Lane Park Playground, Ultimo

We plan to upgrade the playground at Fig Lane Park in Ultimo and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Kings Lane Reserve, Darlinghurst

We plan to upgrade Kings Lane Reserve in Darlinghurst and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Clyne Reserve, Millers Point

We plan to upgrade Clyne Reserve in Millers Point and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving James Hilder Reserve, Surry Hills

We plan to upgrade the playground and add a new fitness station at James Hilder Reserve in Surry Hills and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Beaconsfield Park, Beaconsfield

We plan to upgrade the playground at Beaconsfield Park in Beaconsfield and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Daniel Dawson Reserve, Alexandria

We plan to upgrade the park and playground at Daniel Dawson Reserve in Alexandria and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Strickland Park, Chippendale

We plan to upgrade the park and playground at Strickland Park in Chippendale and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Hollis Park Playground, Newtown

We plan to upgrade the playground at Hollis Park in Newtown and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Palmerston Avenue Steps & Sarah Peninton Reserve, Glebe

We plan to upgrade Palmerston Avenue Steps and Sarah Peninton Reserve in Glebe and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Improving Cardigan Street Reserve, Glebe

We plan to upgrade Cardigan Street Reserve in Glebe and invite your feedback on the proposed design.

Draft policy and guidelines for inclusive and accessible public spaces and events

We invite your feedback on a new draft inclusive and accessible public domain policy and guidelines and draft disability inclusive event guidelines.

Integrated planning and reporting 2019/20

We invite your feedback on the City of Sydney’s draft integrated planning documents for 2019/20.

Apply for outdoor alcohol restrictions in the City of Sydney area

We’re seeking applications for alcohol-free zones and alcohol-prohibited areas in the City of Sydney local area

Upgrading MacDonald and Goddard streets, Erskineville

We’re planning to upgrade MacDonald and Goddard streets in Erskineville, including a new stormwater drain to reduce the risk of flooding in the area. We’re seeking your feedback on the review of environmental factors for the project.

Proposed ticket parking for Alexandria

We’re proposing a trial of 2 hour ticket parking from 8am to 10pm in some Alexandria streets. Area 36 permit holders will be excepted.

Proposal to enter into a licence for landscaping a future green link in Rosebery

The City of Sydney proposes to enter into a licence with Karimbla Properties (No. 49) Pty Limited for a future green link at 25–55 Rothschild Avenue and 5–13 Rosebery Avenue, Rosebery.

Planning for Sydney 2050 – children and youth summits

We’re consulting the community on a long-term plan for Sydney to 2050. As part of this consultation we’ve developed a range of activities and programs to let primary and high school students have their say on the issues affecting the city and its future.

Review of markets policy

We invite your feedback on our updated markets policy.

Saunders and Miller streets, Pyrmont – walking and cycling improvements

We invite your feedback on our plans to improve Saunders and Miller streets in Pyrmont for people walking and riding bikes.

Proposed outdoor alcohol restrictions in the City of Sydney area

We invite your feedback on proposed outdoor alcohol restrictions that have been nominated for the City of Sydney local area.

Community participation plan

We invite your feedback on our new draft community participation plan.

Application for an award of heritage floor space – Corporation Building, 181–187 Hay Street, Haymarket

We invite your feedback on an application for the retrospective award of heritage floor space for the Corporation Building, 181–187 Hay Street, Haymarket.

Proposal to heritage list 82–84 Dixon Street, Haymarket

We invite your feedback on a planning proposal to list 82–84 Dixon Street, Haymarket as a local heritage item to recognise its significance as part of the Chinese-Australian heritage of Sydney.

Naming proposal: Kepos Street Playground

We invite your feedback on a proposal to name a playground at 39–45 Kepos Street in Redfern Kepos Street Playground.

Naming proposal: Confectioners Way, Rosebery

We invite your feedback on a proposal to name a new Rosebery street Confectioners Way.

Naming proposal: Louisa Lawson Place

Provide your feedback on a proposal to name a public space in the city centre Louisa Lawson Place after an early champion for women’s rights.

Naming proposal: Kingsborough Way, Zetland

Provide your feedback on a proposal to name a new Zetland street Kingsborough Way.

Naming proposal: Hyperion Park, Zetland

Provide your feedback on a proposal to name a new park in Zetland Hyperion Park.

Hollis Park: proposal to increase off-leash time for dogs

We invite your feedback on a proposal to either extend the off-leash times in Hollis Park, Newtown, or to allow dogs off-leash at all times.

2018/19 annual financial statements

Each year, individual local governments across NSW are required to present a set of audited financial statements. We invite your feedback on the City's 2018/19 financial statements.