We are committed to open consultation with stakeholders and the community. Our stakeholders include local government, state and federal government agencies, industry, peak organisations and community groups.
We also offer opportunities for members of the public to share your feedback on our exhibitions.
Under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979, the Department is required to consult about certain decisions.
We consult with:
We also exhibit all public consultations on our website’s Community consultation page, and publicise them on major and relevant local newspapers.
The Department also exhibits other developments, draft policies and plans.
You can have your say on exhibitions open for consultation. Simply go to our Community consultation page to view our current exhibitions.
The Department also runs forums and workshops with industry and stakeholders, to see your views on various initiatives.
You can also write directly to the Secretary, with suggestions or to raise issues. You can also send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org, or write a letter to:
NSW Department of Planning and Environment
GPO Box 39, Sydney NSW 2001
Tel: 1300 305 695
Page last updated: 14/11/2019