In March 2018, the Minister for Planning approved the Stage 1 State Significant Development (SSD) application for the Sydney Metro Martin Place Precinct. In February 2019, the Minister for Planning approved the ‘Stage 1 Amending DA’ to amend the concept for the Precinct, approving a larger building envelope for the South Site.
Macquarie Group submitted two separate Stage 2 development applications seeking approval for the detailed design and construction of the Over Station Developments (OSD) above the northern and southern entrances to the Martin Place Metro Station.
The Martin Place North OSD Stage 2 application seeks approval for the construction and use of a 39-storey (plus rooftop plant) commercial tower above the northern entrance of the new Martin Place Metro Station providing:
The Martin Place Station Precinct is identified as State Significant Development (SSD) and was assessed according to the SSD Process.
The Martin Place North Stage 2 application has been approved subject to conditions based on consultation with the community, council and other government agencies.
The Department carefully considered the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS), Council and community views during the assessment process.
A full list of the conditions of consent is available on our Major Projects website.
Read about the Martin Place metro tower announcement by Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Planning and Public Spaces Minister Rob Stokes and Minister for Transport Andrew Constance.
All documents related to the Stage 2 application for the Martin Place North Over Station Development, including the Response to Submissions report are available at our Major Projects website.
To find out more about Martin Place North Over Station Development you can:
Artist impression of the proposed Martin Place North Over Station Development. Source: Macquarie Group.
Page last updated: 01/03/2021