The Bella Vista Station Precinct has now been rezoned. The redevelopment of the precinct provides a unique opportunity to deliver new homes close to public transport and employment opportunities.
Find out how the Bella Vista Station Precinct has recently been rezoned.
The Bella Vista and Kellyville precincts will provide for around 10,400 new jobs and 8,400 new homes over the next 20 years. The Precinct will be supported by Sydney Metro Northwest - Australia's biggest public transport project, improved public transport links, new open space and upgrades to pedestrian and cycle paths.
The Department has made the following changes to the draft precinct rezoning proposal based on community feedback received during the public consultation period:
A final report Bella Vista Finalisation Report (PDF, 3,511 KB) is available. The Department is now working with the Hills Shire Council to:
The Bella Vista Proposal was made available for community consultation from 7 December 2015 to 28 February 2016. The draft proposal was developed with the vision to create 'The Hills premier living and business precinct'.
The precinct has developed with the vision to be a more attractive place to live, with new public spaces including a new town square opposite the station, open space and neighbourhood parks, and more accessible natural spaces adjoining Elizabeth Macarthur Creek.
The draft plan includes:
The Bella Vista Station Precinct is part of the Sydney Metro Northwest Priority Urban Renewal Corridor, which aims to create new centres around the Sydney Metro Northwest stations which will be great places to work, live and play.
The exhibition period has now closed, however you can still view the material:
As part of the Precinct Support Scheme, up to $5 million will be allocated to improving local infrastructure around the Bella Vista Station Precinct.
An online survey was conducted throughout April and early May 2016 to get community feedback about how the council can use this money to improve the areas around the station.
The submissions received in response to the draft proposal can be viewed online at Bella Vista Station Precinct on the Department's Plans Policies website.
Page last updated: 17/10/2019