Sydney Metro submitted a Concept State Significant Development (SSD) application seeking consent for the broad concept for an Over Station Development (OSD) above the Waterloo Metro Station.
Within the concept application, Sydney Metro seeks approval for:
The Concept SSD application does not seek approval for any construction works.
The Concept SSD application for the Waterloo Metro Quarter OSD 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, Council and community views during the assessment process.
A full list of the conditions of consent is available on our Major Projects website.
The new planning controls for the Waterloo Metro Quarter have now been approved.
The final planning controls relate to building heights, floor space ratio and active street frontages. The Concept SSD Application will take into account the approved new planning controls.
Although the State Significant Precinct (SSP) study application and the Concept SSD application relate to each other, they are separate planning processes.
To find out more about the new planning controls for the Waterloo Metro Quarter, you can visit our Waterloo Metro Quarter SSP webpage.
Following the approval of the Concept SSD application, separate application/s will be required for the detailed design and construction of the development.
All documents related to the Concept SSD application, including the Response to Submissions report are available to view on our Major Projects website.
To find out more about Waterloo Metro Quarter OSD you can also:
Aerial photo of Waterloo Metro Quarter Site in context.
Source: Sydney Metro
Page last updated: 17/12/2019