Proposal Details

Proposal Lodged with DP&E

Gateway Determination issued


Post exhibition


LEP Decision

Title WARATAH - Planning Proposal to amend Newcastle LEP 2012 to rezone land at 58-60 Harriet Street & 115 Christo Road, Waratah from R2 Low Density Residential to R3 Medium Density Residential (121 dwellings)
Summary The planning proposal (PP) would rezone the site from R2 Low Density Residential (R2) to R3 Medium Density Residential (R3), increase the FSR from 0.75:1 to 0.9:1 and increase the height from 8.5m to 11m. The PP would enable a more dense scale of residential development on the site and provide a consistent zone across the entire residential block.
Stage Approved by Minister or Delegate
Number PP_2017_NEWCA_002_00

Address:58-60 Harriet Street Waratah 2298 Lot/Section/DP:Lot 111, 113 DP 112841
Address:115 Christo Road Waratah 2298 Lot/Section/DP:SP 88812

Submission Stage
Date Review Commenced 22-06-2017
Relevant Planning Authority (PPA) Newcastle City Council
Local Government Area Covered Newcastle

Gateway Stage
Date of Determination 18-07-2017
Gateway Decision Proceed subject to conditions
Link to PPA Web Site

LEP Assessment Stage
Date returned to Department for assessment
(Planning Proposal returned to Department of Planning for assessment and drafting of LEP)

Local Environmental Plan Stage
Date of Publication 13-04-2018
Publish Decision Approved
Link to LEP Document

DPE Contact
Name Ken Phelan
Phone 0249042705

Council Contact Detail
Name Leesa Heron
Phone 0249742817