Open consultations

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Share your feedback on current Council proposals

Woollahra Council values our community as a source of local expertise and we actively seek community feedback on our proposed projects, policies and plans. Find out more about community engagement.

All of our community engagement and consultation opportunities are hosted on the Your Say Woollahra website, where you can also register to receive updates.

Open Projects

Draft Edgecliff Commercial Centre Planning and Urban Design Strategy

Council invites your feedback on the Draft Edgecliff Commercial Centre Planning and Urban Design Strategy, a document which will guide future development in the Edgecliff Commercial Centre (ECC), before Friday 3 September 2021. The draft strategy sets a new vision for the ECC and makes recommendations on key built form outcomes including land uses, heritage conservation, maximum building heights, active street frontages, affordable housing, design excellence, community infrastructure and transport.

Planning proposal for the Double Bay Bowling Club

Have your say on a planning proposal for the Double Bay Bowling Club, including the bowling greens and clubhouse, before Friday 13 August. The planning proposal seeks to amend the Woollahra Local Environmental Plan 2014 to: rezone the site from R3 Medium Density Residential to RE2 Private Recreation, and increase the minimum lot size from 700m2 to 8800m2. The objective of the planning proposal is to ensure that the recreational use of the land is maintained and that it remains a single consolidated lot.

Local heritage listing of ‘Hillcrest’ at 780-786 New South Head Road, Rose Bay

Council is exhibiting a planning proposal seeking to list ‘Hillcrest’ 780-786 New South Head Road, Rose Bay [SP 30455], including interiors and gardens, as a local heritage item in Schedule 5 of the Woollahra Local Environmental Plan 2014. Heritage listing will seek to provide the ongoing protection and recognition of the heritage significance of the site, including interiors and gardens. Have your say on the proposed listing before Friday 6 August 2021.

Draft Woollahra DCP 2015 (Amendment No. 18) – Groundwater (Hydrogeology)

Council invites your feedback on a draft amendment to the Woollahra Development Control Plan 2015 before Friday 13 August 2021. Draft Woollahra DCP 2015 (Amendment No. 18) seeks to update and strengthen existing objectives and controls to minimise the impacts of groundwater drawdown as a consequence of underground structures, and ensure there are no adverse hydrogeological impacts on any surrounding properties and infrastructure, both during and after construction.