Sydney Your Say

Sydney Your Say

Sydney 2050

Have your say on our city's future and help us develop a new long-term plan.

Planning for 2050

Park and playground upgrades

We’re creating a network of better quality open spaces for everyone to enjoy, help keep our city cooler, and support biodiversity in our local areas. Have your say on the parks and playgrounds that are important to you.

Open

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.

Closing 26 July 2019

Open

Review of markets policy

We invite your feedback on our updated markets policy.

Closing 12 August 2019

Open

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

Have your say on caring for kids in the city

Sydney is a family-friendly city and we want to make sure we can plan for childcare needs now and into the future.

Under review

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.

Under review

Planning for Sydney 2050 – have your say

​Take our online survey, download the app to answer questions, use the discussion guide to host your own consultation with friends or family, or visit our team at one of the pop-up consultation events.

Under review

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.

Under review

Proposed changes to planning controls for 12–22 & 24 Rothschild Avenue, Rosebery

We invite your feedback on proposed changes to the planning controls for 12–22 and 24 Rothschild Avenue, Rosebery.

Under review

Proposal to make Harold Park in Forest Lodge off-leash for dogs

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

Under review

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.

Under review

Central Sydney planning strategy

The draft Central Sydney planning strategy supports opportunities for additional height and density in the right locations balanced with environmental sustainability and urban design excellence.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

New city centre playground proposal

We are building a new, inclusive playground in Cook + Phillip Park and we would like your feedback on the proposed design.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

Proposal to name Prince Alfred Park lawn ‘Equality Green’

We are proposing to mark the 1-year anniversary of the marriage equality postal survey by naming the central lawn at Prince Alfred Park 'Equality Green'.

Under review

New medians and more trees in Boyce Street, Glebe

We've updated the proposal to add median strips and plant 12 trees on Boyce Street, Glebe, by changing the tree species to green vase in response to community feedback.

Under review

Proposed heritage listings on Darlinghurst Road

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

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

WestConnex: traffic solutions for Alexandria, Erskineville and St Peters

We have commissioned a new independent study to protect local streets from increased traffic from the St Peters Interchange, which will be part of WestConnex.

Under review

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.

Under review

Proposed changes for busking in Sydney

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

Under review

Affordable rental housing: proposed changes to planning controls

Our proposed changes to planning controls aim to increase the amount of affordable rental housing in the City of Sydney area.

Under review

An Open and Creative City: planning for culture and the night-time economy

From 25 October to 13 December 2017, we asked for your feedback on our discussion paper An Open and Creative City.

Under review

Community safety action plan

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

Under review

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.

Under review

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.

Under review

Display of goods on footways

We welcomed feedback on a planning proposal to amend the Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012 to display goods on the footway without a planning approval.

Under review

Energy and waste amendment 2018 – development control plans

Our proposed energy and waste amendment to the Sydney Development Control Plan 202 and Green Square Development Control Plan 2012 strengthens sustainable development principles.

Under review

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.

Under review

Kings Cross urban design study

We’re reviewing some parts of the planning framework that guide local character and development in Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross.

Under review

New naming proposals

Provide your feedback on the proposed naming of roads, lanes, open spaces, parks and community centres in the City of Sydney local area.

Under review

Park Road Alexandria proposed permanent road closure

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

Under review

Planning controls for Millers Point

We sought feedback on changes to the planning controls for properties in the Millers Point heritage conservation area.

Under review

Reconciliation Park: new community garden

We're proposing a new community garden in Redfern where locals will enjoy gardening and growing edible herbs and vegetables.

Under review

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.

Under review

Surry Hills Shopping Village: proposed changes to planning controls

We welcome your feedback on proposed changes to planning controls for Surry Hills Shopping Village at 2–38 Baptist Street and 397–399 Cleveland Street, Redfern.

Under review

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