The draft Greater Newcastle Metropolitan Plan 2036 was exhibited from 30 November 2017 until 28 February 2018.
Thank you to everyone who had their say.
This feedback will help drive long term, sustainable growth across the Cessnock, Lake Macquarie, Maitland, Newcastle and Port Stephens local government areas of Australia’s seventh largest city.
The Hunter Regional Plan 2036 set the vision for the Hunter to be the leading regional economy in Australia with a vibrant new metropolitan city at its heart.
This first-ever Greater Newcastle Metropolitan Plan aims to deliver a collaborative framework to achieve a significant part of the regional plan by identifying the strategies and actions needed to create an integrated metropolitan city as well as and prioritise infrastructure and services needed in catalyst areas.
The draft vision for Greater Newcastle is:
The draft Greater Newcastle Metropolitan Plan aligns with the vision and goals of the Hunter Regional Plan 2036.