Proposal Details

Proposal Lodged with DP&E

Gateway Determination issued


Post exhibition


LEP Decision

Title Wickham Master Plan
Summary To facilitate the implementation of the strategies and actions outlined within the Wickham Master Plan (WMP) November 2017. The planning proposal outlines amendments to Newcastle LEP 2012 which seek to implement the community's vision for Wickham and correct discrepancies dentified during the preparation and exhibition of the WMP.

To amend Newcastle Local Environmental Plan 2012 to enable:
a. 'Technological industries' within the B4 Mixed Use Zone
b. acquisition of land required for local roads
c. rezoning of land to reflect current and envisaged future use and private ownership
d. delivery of sufficient gross floor area for the feasible redevelopment of land
e. improved built form outcomes on land reflective of the character envisaged within Council's adopted Wickham Master Plan
f. protecting the local heritage significance of the former Bullock Island Rail Corridor.
Stage Pre-Exhibition
Number PP_2018_NEWCA_007_00


Submission Stage
Date Review Commenced 07-08-2018
Relevant Planning Authority (PPA) Newcastle City Council
Local Government Area Covered Newcastle

Gateway Stage
Date of Determination 31-08-2018
Gateway Decision Proceed
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 N/A
Publish Decision N/A
Link to LEP Document N/A

DPE Contact
Name Ben Holmes
Phone 02 4904 2709

Council Contact Detail
Name Johannes Honnef
Phone 02 4974 2893