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 Woollahra Housing Strategy, Affordable Housing Policy & Local Character Discussion Paper

Council is now exhibiting the Draft Woollahra Local Housing Strategy 2021 and Draft Woollahra Affordable Housing Policy 2021, with submissions open until Friday 1 October. These important draft documents, which all Councils are required to prepare, set out objectives and actions for housing and affordable housing across our area.

We also want to hear your views on local character so that we can update and strengthen our local character provisions, and ensure housing contributes to the liveability of our area now and into the future. Read our new Local Character Discussion Paper and add your comments to the interactive map by Friday 1 October.

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 Thursday 30 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.

Draft Woollahra DCP 2015 (Amendment 19) – Neighbourhood Heritage Conservation Areas Provisions

Have your say on the draft amendment before Friday 17 September 2021. There are 11 Neighbourhood Heritage Conservation Areas (Neighbourhood HCAs) in the Woollahra LGA, located in the suburbs of Darling Point, Bellevue Hill, Rose Bay and Vaucluse. The draft amendment seeks to strengthen existing objectives and controls, statements of significance and desired future characters for each Neighbourhood HCA, as well as identify contributory items.