Public Notices

Development Application Notices

In accordance with the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and/or City of Newcastle's (CN) Community Participation Plan the below proposed development applications fall into one or more of the following categories and therefore are notified for community awareness.

  • Designated development;
  • Nominated integrated development;
  • Threatened species development;
  • Class 1 aquaculture development;
  • Potentially hazardous or potentially offensive development; or
  • Demolition in Heritage Conservation Area.

Current Notices

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If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday.


Proposed Leases

Proposed Lease for Operation of Telecommunications Infrastructure

City of Newcastle is inviting comments on a proposed lease to Indara Infrastructure Pty Ltd - ABN 34 090 873 019 for the operation of telecommunications infrastructure at Bill Elliot Oval, 115 Maryland Drive, Maryland NSW 2287 (Lot 42 DP634909). The proposal is for a term of 5 years.

The grant of the lease is subject to Division 2 of Part 2 of Chapter 6 of the Local Government Act 1993.

Submissions in writing should be addressed to:

City of Newcastle, Bill Elliot Oval Lease, PO Box 489, Newcastle NSW 2300 

or

propertyservices@ncc.nsw.gov.au 

and be received by close of business Monday 5 August 2024.

For further information on the proposed lease please call 4974 1361.


Proposed Lease for Cafe

City of Newcastle is inviting comments on a proposed lease to a hospitality operator for the operation of a food and drink premises at Foreshore Park, 7 Bond Street, Newcastle NSW 2300 (Lot 2 DP729028). The proposal is for an initial term of 5 years, with a 5-year option.

The grant of lease is subject to Division 2 of Part 2 of Chapter 6 of the Local Government Act 1993.

Submissions in writing should be addressed to:

City of Newcastle, Foreshore Park Lease, PO Box 489, Newcastle NSW 2300 

or

propertyservices@ncc.nsw.gov.au 

and be received by close of business Monday 29 July 2024.

For further information on the proposed lease please call 4974 1361.


Please visit our Public Notices - Archive page to view archived Notices.

If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.


Interim Heritage Order Notices

13 Section Street, Mayfield

  • A notice in the NSW Government Gazette was made by City of Newcastle on 19 July 2024 to place an Interim Heritage Order (IHO) on 13 Section Street, Mayfield.
  • The IHO was imposed by Council following consideration of a Preliminary Heritage Assessment, prepared by City of Newcastle during assessment of development application (DA2023/00147) to demolish a two-storey building "Annsley House" and construct additional carparking facilities on site, constituting a threat of harm to the property.
  • The effect of the IHO is to prohibit demolition or alteration of the property at 13 Section Street, Mayfield until 19 July 2025. During that time Council will undertake a detailed heritage assessment, determine if the place should be listed as a heritage item under Schedule 5 of the Newcastle Local Environmental Plan 2012, and prepare a planning proposal if 

14 Sunderland Street, Mayfield

  • A notice in the NSW Government Gazette was made by City of Newcastle on 1 March 2024 to place an Interim Heritage Order (IHO) on 14 Sunderland Street, Mayfield.
  • A preliminary assessment undertaken by Council’s heritage consultants concluded that the property at 14 Sunderland Street, Mayfield meets the criteria for local heritage significance and the lodgement of the Class 1 Appeal constituting a threat of harm to the property, should the appeal be upheld.
  • The effect of the IHO is to prohibit demolition or alteration of the property at 14 Sunderland Street, Mayfield until 1 March 2025. During that time Council will undertake a detailed heritage assessment, determine if the place should be listed as a heritage item under Schedule 5 of the Newcastle Local Environmental Plan 2012, and prepare a planning proposal if necessary.

22 Victoria Street, Mayfield

  • A notice in the NSW Government Gazette was made by City of Newcastle on 15 March 2024 to place an Interim Heritage Order (IHO) on 22 Victoria Street, Mayfield.
  • A preliminary assessment undertaken by Council concluded that the property at 22 Victoria Street, Mayfield meets the criteria for local heritage significance and the approval of a Complying Development Certificate (CD2024/00071/CDC-004-2004) for the 'Demolition of the existing dwelling and outbuildings' constituting a threat of harm to the property.
  • The effect of the IHO is to prohibit demolition or alteration of the property at 22 Victoria Street, Mayfield until 15 March 2025. During that time Council will undertake a detailed heritage assessment, determine if the place should be listed as a heritage item under Schedule 5 of the Newcastle Local Environmental Plan 2012, and prepare a planning proposal if necessary.

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If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday.


Outdoor Trading Applications

  • No current notices

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Road Naming Proposals

  • No current notices 

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Traffic and Parking Amendment Notices

Current Notices

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Property and Asset Notices

No current notices.

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Community Lands Notices

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Strategic Planning Notices

Broadmeadow Place Strategy

Have your say on the draft Place Strategy and the Explanation of Intended Effect (first-move rezoning plan) for the Broadmeadow Regionally Significant Growth area by 5pm Wednesday 24 July 2024.

In December 2022, Broadmeadow was announced as a regionally significant growth area in the Hunter Regional Plan 2041 which sets the strategic direction for land use planning to help create vibrant and connected communities. 

City of Newcastle (CN) has been working in partnership with the Department of Planning, Housing, and Infrastructure (the department) to develop the Broadmeadow Place Strategy.   

Feedback on the draft Broadmeadow Place Strategy exhibited by CN and the rezoning plan exhibited by NSW Government is open from 9am Wednesday 12 June until 5pm Wednesday 24 July 2024.

 Ways for you to have your say:

  •  Complete CN's online form below to have your say on the Draft Place Strategy.
  • Head to the NSW Government Planning Portal for feedback on the rezoning plan.
  • Speak to the project team in person at one of our events listed below.
  • Email broadmeadow@ncc.nsw.gov.au.

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Finance Notices

No current Notices.

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