The Department exists to make people's lives better by making NSW a great place to live and work.
We are here to serve the people of New South Wales by developing well-connected communities, preserving our environment, supporting our industries and contributing to a strong economy. Find out more about how we work.
This statement provides guidance to commercial business partners of the Department about the behaviours expected of them when doing business with us. Compliance with this statement is expected of our employees and our business partners.
Find more about our Upper Hunter Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Trust, Housing Acceleration Fund, Local Infrastructure Growth Scheme, Office of Strategic Lands, and community based projects.
Find out more about the Department's corporate publications, which are designed and produced to keep the community informed.
Do you want to contribute to making NSW a better place to live and work? View all our current job vacancies here.
Policy documents guide our decisions, actions and procedures. The Department makes available on request any of its policies that affect or are likely to affect members of the public.
The Water and Utilities Branch leads strategic water policy and planning for Sydney to deliver social, economic and environmental benefits that support more liveable communities.
The NSW Planning Portal provides access to information to help you prepare, lodge and track development applications.