Draft plans and current studies

Draft plans

To confirm whether the relevant draft plans listed below are operating as interim policy, and will therefore be considered in the assessment process, please contact the appropriate assessment planner.

Current studies

Net zero energy development


If you would like to speak to a City of Sydney representative about these draft plans and studies, please refer to the contact information on each page or you can contact:

City of Sydney
02 9265 9333

Central Sydney planning strategy

Under review

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.

Proposed heritage listings on Darlinghurst Road

Closes 25 March 2019

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

Danks Street south precinct in Waterloo

Under review

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.

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

Under review

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

Draft planning controls for Darlinghurst Road

Under review

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.

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

Under review

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.

Serviced apartment amendments for Sydney local environmental plans

Under review

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

Last updated: Thursday, 14 February 2019