The Far West Regional Plan is underpinned by a strong evidence base. Data and evidence was gathered and analysed about population change, the regional economy, the housing and employment markets, the location of important environmental and resource areas and natural hazards.
The Draft Far West Regional Plan was on exhibition from 21 December 2016 until 13 March 2017.
The draft plan has three goals for the region including:
We wish to thank the Far West community, local councils, community groups, and peak bodies for having their say on the draft Far West Regional Plan. View the submissions on the Resources tab.
We have endeavoured to remove any personal or sensitive information from your submissions, prior to publishing. If you have any concerns about the submissions, please contact our Western Region office on (02) 6841 2180.
We have now considered the submissions, and the final Plan has been released.
The Far West Regional Plan 2036 is a 20-year blueprint for the future of Western NSW.
Our vision is to create a diverse economy, supported by the right infrastructure, an exceptional natural environment and resilient communities. We will deliver our vision through three goals: