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Recent Submissions on State Government Policy

What has happened so far? The State Government are currently undertaking a range of reforms to the planning system. Read submissions on draft planning changes Council Submissions have been forwarded to the Department of Planning and Environment/Greater Sydney Commission on a range of issues. You can view the submissions via the links in the list .. read more

Apply now for Heritage Assistance Fund

Apply now for the Heritage Assistance  Fund Heritage Fund applications for the 2016/17 financial year are still open. Council can offer small dollar for dollar grants of up to $3000 per Heritage Item and up to $1000 for properties located within a Heritage Conservation Area under the Mosman Local Environmental Plan 2012. If you are .. read more

On April 7th, 2017, posted in: Heritage by Tags:

Proposed planning changes for schools and child care centres

The State government has proposed changes to the planning framework affecting schools and child care centres. A draft State Environmental Planning Policy has been prepared and is currently on exhibition for public comment until April 7. Mosman residents are being encouraged to have their say on draft changes which will give government and non-government schools .. read more

Overview of all Planning Reforms on Exhibition

The State Government are currently undertaking a range of reforms to the planning system. Some key elements of the current reform program include: Delivery of a new metropolitan strategy and district plan through the Greater Sydney Commission Proposed standard DCP format for all Councils across NSW Proposed 5 year housing target for Mosman of 300 dwellings Proposed .. read more

NSW Planning Reforms – Draft Amendments now on Exhibition

Background to Review of EP&A Act  In 2012/13, the State Government underwent an extensive review of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (EP&A Act). This included a Green Paper in 2012, a White Paper in 2013 followed by a Planning Bill 2013 – Exposure Draft presented to Parliament. The Bill failed to become legislation .. read more

B-Line Proposed Stop at Spit Junction

Transport for NSW have placed the Review of Environmental Factors for the proposed B-Line works in Mosman, Cremorne and Neutral Bay on exhibition. Written submissions about the proposed works and the REF findings are invited during the public display period and should be received by 5pm on Wednesday 1 February 2017. Information sessions will be .. read more

On December 5th, 2016, posted in: B-Line, Planning News by Tags: , 2 Comment

Draft North District Plan on Exhibition

The Greater Sydney Commission (GSC) is a new agency created by the State Government. The GSC are responsible for implementing the State’s metropolitan plan, A Plan for Growing Sydney and developing District Plans for Sydney’s six districts. Mosman is located within the North district. A draft North District Plan, developed by the GSC, is now on .. read more

Middle Head Draft Plans

The Harbour Trust and National Parks and Wildlife Service manage adjoining lands at Middle Head as public parkland and are coordinating planning and community consultation. The Sydney Harbour Federation Trust is exhibiting a draft amendment to its Management Plan for Middle Head in Mosman – visit www.harbourtrust.gov.au The National Parks and Wildlife Service are simultaneously .. read more

Draft Plans on Exhibition – Late October Update

A number of draft plans are on exhibition or about to go on exhibition. These plans have potential impacts on Mosman. Draft Mosman Section 94A Development Contributions Plan 2016 – Exhibition period closes Friday 21 October 2016 Future of Middle Head – Early Feedback and Future Consultation – A draft management plan for Middle Head is currently being prepared by the .. read more

Draft Section 94A Development Contributions Plan 2016

Council has resolved to exhibit a draft Section 94A Development Contributions Plan 2016 to replace the current Section 94A Development Contributions Plan 2012. Section 94A Contributions are payments made by persons undertaking development work to help fund the provision of public facilities. The draft S.94A Plan maintains the same level of contributions as the previous .. read more

On August 29th, 2016, posted in: Uncategorized by Tags: