Draft Planning Proposal – 220 Waples Road Farmborough Heights (LOT 14 DP 261286)

Consultation has concluded

Council at its meeting on 30 November 2015 resolved to place on public exhibition a draft Planning Proposal for 220 Waples Road Farmborough Heights to amend the Wollongong Local Environmental Plan 2009 to:

  • Rezone the southern two thirds of the site from E3 Environmental Management to E4 Environmental Living with a Minimum Lot Size of part 1,000m² and 3,000m² and Floor Space Ratio of 0.3:1; and
  • Rezone the northern third of the site to E2 Environmental Conservation with a Minimum Lot Size of 39.99ha.

Council also resolved that a Property Vegetation Plan be established between the landowner and the NSW Government Local Land Services for the area to be rezoned E2 Environmental Conservation to re-vegetate and protect in perpetuity the riparian corridor in the north of the site (to be managed through the creation of a Community Title subdivision).

The exhibition period for this draft Planning Proposal is 1 February to 4 March 2016. Copies of the suite of documents can be viewed under the Document Library on this page, or at:

  • Wollongong and Unanderra libraries during library hours
  • Council’s Customer Service Centre, Ground Floor Administration Building, 41 Burelli Street Wollongong, weekdays between 9am and 5pm.

Submissions can be made using the form at the bottom of this page.

Alternatively, you can send a submission in writing to:

The General Manager, Wollongong City Council
Locked Bag 8821
WOLLONGONG DC NSW 2500

or emailed to records@wollongong.nsw.gov.au.

Note that submissions become public documents and may be viewed by other persons on request.

Please read our Privacy Notice before making a submission.

Submissions close 4 March 2016.


Council at its meeting on 30 November 2015 resolved to place on public exhibition a draft Planning Proposal for 220 Waples Road Farmborough Heights to amend the Wollongong Local Environmental Plan 2009 to:

  • Rezone the southern two thirds of the site from E3 Environmental Management to E4 Environmental Living with a Minimum Lot Size of part 1,000m² and 3,000m² and Floor Space Ratio of 0.3:1; and
  • Rezone the northern third of the site to E2 Environmental Conservation with a Minimum Lot Size of 39.99ha.

Council also resolved that a Property Vegetation Plan be established between the landowner and the NSW Government Local Land Services for the area to be rezoned E2 Environmental Conservation to re-vegetate and protect in perpetuity the riparian corridor in the north of the site (to be managed through the creation of a Community Title subdivision).

The exhibition period for this draft Planning Proposal is 1 February to 4 March 2016. Copies of the suite of documents can be viewed under the Document Library on this page, or at:

  • Wollongong and Unanderra libraries during library hours
  • Council’s Customer Service Centre, Ground Floor Administration Building, 41 Burelli Street Wollongong, weekdays between 9am and 5pm.

Submissions can be made using the form at the bottom of this page.

Alternatively, you can send a submission in writing to:

The General Manager, Wollongong City Council
Locked Bag 8821
WOLLONGONG DC NSW 2500

or emailed to records@wollongong.nsw.gov.au.

Note that submissions become public documents and may be viewed by other persons on request.

Please read our Privacy Notice before making a submission.

Submissions close 4 March 2016.


  • You will need to login or register to make an online submission. To do this, follow the link at the top right of the page.

    You will need to login or register to make an online submission. To do this, follow the link at the top right of the page.

    Consultation has concluded