Spatial Data Download

Planning & Infrastructure provides free planning spatial datasets for downloading into a Geographic Information System (GIS) software package. The datasets below are provided to inform and assist decision making in planning in NSW.

How to use this page:
 

1. View the metadata record by clicking on the hyperlink in the "Dataset Name" column. This links to the appropriate record in the NSW Spatial Data Catalogue which provides details about the dataset's quality, map extent, and currency. Canti-nsw-state
2. Preview the dataset you require by clicking on the link under "Image Preview".
3. Select the dataset you require by clicking on the link under "Download" - data is provided as zipped shapefiles.
4. Complete the Online Registration Form and read the Data Licence Agreement. The information collected can assist DP&I with planning for future service delivery. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more details.
5. Click "I ACCEPT"(ie the licence terms) to download the dataset.
6. Contact can be to made to provide feedback or report problems via email : GIS@planning.nsw.gov.au

Standard Instrument Local Environment Plans (LEP) Layers

This set of data layers comprises only a subset of the total LEP layers being:
 

  • Zoning,
  • Principal Development Standards and
  • Heritage.

Local Provisions and Miscellaneous Provisions are not included. Maps depicting these can be found with the relevant instrument on the NSW Legislation website.

Maintenance and Update frequency: Weekly.

 

Dataset Name Image Preview Download
(Shape)
Land Application (LAP) LAP.jpg SILEP_LAP.zip
15.3 MB
Land Zoning (LZN) LZN.jpg SILEP_LZN.zip.001
41 MB

SILEP_LZN.zip.002
41 MB

SILEP_LZN.zip.003
41 MB

SILEP_LZN.zip.004
41 MB

SILEP_LZN.zip.005

"Please note, you need to download  SILEP_LZN.zip.001, SILEP_LZN.zip.002 files, SILEP_LZN.zip.003 and SILEP_LZN.zip.004 files place them in ONE folder, DO NOT RENAME file names.
Make sure, you have 7-zip application available in your system, if you don't have, please download from the web and install.
Now, right click on SILEP_LZN.zip.001 file, then choose your zip application (7-zip) > then, click 'Extract here..', it reads SILEP_LZN.zip.002 automatically and extracts Shape files"
Minimum Subdivision Lot Size (LSZ) LSZ.jpg SILEP_LSZ.zip
45.0 MB
Height of Buildings (HOB) HOB.jpg  SILEP_HOB.zip
17.2 MB
Floor Space Ratio (FSR) FSR.jpg  SILEP_FSR.zip
12.5 MB
Land Reservation Acquisition (LRA) LRA.jpg  SILEP_LRA.zip
0.8 MB
Heritage Conservation (HER) HER.jpg SILEP_HER.zip
9.9 MB

 

Standard Instrument (LEP) – Map Template Grids Grid.jpg mapgrid.zip
3.2 MB

State Environmental Planning Policies (SEPP) Layers (selected)

Please Note: Changes to the planning system outlined in the White Paper anticipate that the planning provisions contained within the State Environment Planning Policies will in time be integrated into a new type of policy – the NSW planning Policy.

Maintenance and Update frequency: As needed.

Dataset Name Image Preview Download(Shape)
SEPP 14 - Coastal wetlands protected areas SEPP14.jpg SEPP14.zip
3.9 MB
SEPP 26 - Littoral rainforest protected areas SEPP26.jpg SEPP26.zip
170 KB
SEPP 71 - Coastal protection SEPP71.jpg SEPP71.zip
4.7 MB
SEPP (Major Development) 2005 SEPP_md2005.png 'Data under review, please contact gis@planning.nsw.gov.au to latest data' 

Other Planning Data

Maintenance and Update frequency: As needed.
 

Dataset Name Image Preview Download
State Heritage Register - Centroids SHR_centroids.png SHR_Centroids.zip
197 KB
State Heritage Register - Curtilages SHR_Curtilages.png SHR_Curtilage.zip
2.2 MB
Acid sulphate soils - Planning maps ASS_planning.jpg  ASS_Plan.zip
37 MB
Strategic Agricultural Land - Biophysical Biophysical.jpg SRLUP_SALBiophysical.zip
9.1 MB
Strategic Agricultural Land –
Equine
Equine.jpg SRLUP_SALEquine.zip
0.5 MB
Strategic  Agricultural Land - Viticulture Viticulture.jpg SRLUP_SALViticulture.zip
0.3MB
Additional Rural Village Land Additional_Rural_Village_Land.jpg SRLUP_Additional_Rural_Village_Land.zip
13+ KB
Future Residential Growth Area FutureResidentialGrowthAreas.jpg SRLUP_Future_Residential_Growth_Area.zip
599+ KB




Additional spatial information is available at the Spatial Information eXchange (SIX) which provides online geospatial information for the State.

Last Updated 28-Jul-2014