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Landcom, on behalf of Sydney Metro, have submitted a concept development application for a residential flat building development at 242-244 Beecroft Road, Epping.


The site had previously been used to support the construction and operation of the Sydney Metro Northwest Line and the Sydney Metro Service Facility.


The concept proposal for the residential flat building development includes:

  • building envelopes for three residential towers with maximum heights of up to 15 storeys 
  • a maximum of 442 dwellings (including a minimum of 5% affordable housing dwellings)
  • a maximum residential gross floor area of 39,000m²
  • a maximum non-residential gross floor area of 700m²
  • basement car parking for a maximum of 356 parking spaces
  • loading, vehicular access and pedestrian access
  • communal and private open space areas and through-site pedestrian link.


Consultation and feedback

The Concept Proposal for 242-244 Beecroft Road, Epping was on public exhibition until 4 September 2019.


The Department welcomed feedback from the community, government agencies and other stakeholders during public exhibition. This feedback will help us better understand the opinions and concerns of the community, which will inform our assessment of the project.


Following exhibition, the Department will collate submissions and publish them on our Major Projects website.


What happens next?

  • The Department will publish all submissions received and ask Landcom to address any issues raised by the community, council and other government agencies.
  • Landcom will prepare a formal Response to Submissions (RTS) report, which we will make publicly available.
  • The Department will then assess the merits of the project, which includes consideration of the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), all submissions and community feedback, and the RTS.
  • The Department will make a recommendation to the Minister for Planning for his determination. 


Find out more

  • For more information about the Concept Proposal for 242-244 Beecroft Road, Epping you can also call our Information Centre on 1300 305 695. If English isn’t your first language and you require an interpreter, please call 131 450 and ask for an interpreter in your language, then request to be connected to our Information Centre on 1300 305 695.

Page last updated: 26/11/2019