Planning agreements

Planning agreements

About voluntary planning agreements

Planning agreements (also commonly referred to as VPAs) are voluntary agreements entered into by the City and a developer to deliver public benefits.

These include the dedication of land to Council, monetary contributions, public infrastructure, community facilities, affordable housing, any other material public benefit or any combination of these.

Planning agreements are prepared under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act in relation to either a planning proposal (rezoning application) or a development application.

The City’s planning agreement guidelines aim to assist in the preparation of planning agreements.

Draft planning agreements Closing date for submissions
19 Ralph Street, Alexandria NSW 2015Tuesday 18 December 2018 6.00pm
888 Bourke Street, Zetland NSW 2017Wednesday 16 January 2019 6.00pm

To make sure your voice is heard, review our guide to making submissions.

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