TfNSW is proposing to adaptively re-use the Workshop for a mix of commercial offices, retail space and other community activities. It will be the final building in the South Eveleigh precinct to support the vision for Tech Central.
At a glance
Precincts that typically create substantial, additional economic value, and are led by multiple agencies in partnership with local council. These require a significant level of whole-of- NSW government leadership.
Celebration of the heritage and local character of the area
Creation of innovation employment to strengthen the NSW economy
Enhanced public domain and community facilities for everyone
The study requirements will guide TfNSW investigations into proposed new planning controls for the Workshop and help them prepare a draft planning proposal for consideration.
Tmeline dates May 2022
Precinct status name Proposal preparation
TfNSW as applicant will prepare a draft rezoning proposal supported by technical documentation.
Tmeline dates Mid 2022
Precinct status name Proposal exhibition
The rezoning proposal documentation will be placed on exhibition for public comment and submission.
Tmeline dates Q3 2022
Precinct status name Proposal finalised
TfNSW will amend their rezoning proposal based on the community feedback which is then assessed by the Department and recommended to the Minster for Planning for determination. If approved all future development applications are assessed against the new planning controls.