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Infrastructure NSW has submitted a State Significant Development Application for Stage 2 of the new Sydney Fish Market.


The proposed development application is now open for feedback until 13 November 2019.


The proposed Stage 2 construction works include:

  • the construction of a new 3-storey building with a gross floor area of 26,751 square meters, including:
    • wharf and boating facilities for fishing fleet servicing, a multi-purpose wharf for recreational vessels and the capacity for a private-operated ferry stop
    • retail premises such as food retail, shops, markets and food and drink premises
    • business and office premises
    • multi-functional spaces and areas for exhibitions, events, functions
    • staff amenities and end-of-journey facilities
    • below ground parking consisting of 417 parking spaces
    • waste management facilities
  • a new public domain including promenades, access to Blackwattle Bay and landscaping
  • pedestrian, cycle and road access
  • road upgrades such as works to Bridge Road and its intersections with Wattle Street and Wentworth Park Road
  • associated works and subdivision of land.


Have your say

The new Sydney Fish Market Stage 2 application is on public exhibition and open for feedback until 13 November 2019.


The Department welcomes feedback from the community, government agencies and other stakeholders during public exhibition. This feedback helps us better understand the opinions and concerns of the community, which informs our assessment of the project.


How to submit your feedback


Make an online submission

Alternatively, you can mail your submission to:

Att: Director – Key Sites Assessment
Department of Planning, Industry and Environment
GPO Box 39, SYDNEY, NSW 2001


Your submission must reach the Department by 13 November 2019 to be considered.


Please include:

  • Your name and address
  • The name of the application
  • The application number SSD-8925
  • A statement on whether you support or object to the proposal
  • The reasons why you support or object to the proposal
  • Anyone lodging submissions must declare reportable political donations (including donations of $1,000 or more) made in the previous two years. For more details, and a disclosure form, visit our Donations and Gift Disclosure webpage.

All submissions will be made public in line with the Department’s objective to promote an open and transparent planning system. If you are lodging your submission by post and do not want your name published, please state this clearly at the top of your submission. If you are lodging your submission online, follow the prompts on the website to choose if you do not want your name published.


Before making a submission, please read our privacy statement.


Next steps

Following the exhibition, the Department will publish all submissions received during the exhibition and ask Infrastructure NSW to address any issues raised by the community, council and government agencies.


Infrastructure NSW will prepare a formal Response to Submissions (RTS) report, which we will make publicly available.


The Department will then assess the project, which includes consideration of the Environmental Impact Statement, all submissions and community feedback, and the RTS.


The Department will make a recommendation to the Minister for Planning and Public Spaces for his determination.


More information

All documents related to the Stage 2 development application are available to view on our Major Projects website.


To find out more about the project you can also:

  • call our Information Centre on 1300 305 695. If English is not your first language and you prefer an interpreter, please call 131 450. You can request an interpreter in your language and to be connected to our Information Centre on 1300 305 695.

Page last updated: 17/10/2019