Consultation has concluded

Council invites you to have your say on a Planning Proposal to make a series of minor changes to the Canterbury LEP 2012, commonly known as a ‘housekeeping’ amendment, to rectify issues identified since the making of the LEP.

Proposed changes

Proposed changes include:

  • Adding ‘emergency service facility’ as a permissible use in the RE1 Public Recreation zone.
  • Removing an objective in the B6 Enterprise Corridor Zone.
  • Correcting the description of three heritage items.
  • A number of mapping amendments to correct zoning boundary anomalies and updated land reservation and acquisition details.The NSW Minister for Planning has not delegated the making of this plan to Council.

Public Exhibition

The planning proposal will be on public exhibition from 17 July 2017 to 14 August 2017.

Exhibition documents

The following documents are on exhibition:

  • Planning proposal and accompanying attachments (PP_2016_001_00)
  • Gateway Determination dated 3rd March 2016
  • Council report from the Ordinary Meeting of Council held on 27 June 2017.

Viewing of documents

These documents and other supporting information can be viewed at:

  • Council’s Customer Service Centre, (Bankstown Branch), 66-72 Rickard Road, Bankstown, 8.30am–5pm weekdays (public holidays excepted).
  • Council’s Customer Service Centre, (Campsie Branch), 137 Beamish Street, Campsie, 9.00am-5pm weekdays (public holidays excepted).
  • Council’s website at

Making a submission

If you wish to comment on the documents, you will need to make a written submission to:

  • Post: The Interim General Manager, Canterbury-Bankstown Council, PO Box 8, Bankstown NSW 1885, or
  • Online submission:

The closing date for submissions is Monday 14 August 2017.


Public Exhibition of Planning Proposal - Housekeeping amendments to Canterbury LEP 2012

The closing date for submission is Monday 14 August 2017. You can make a submission by using the online facility here.

Alternatively you can write to:

The Interim General Manager, Canterbury-Bankstown Council, PO Box 8, Bankstown NSW 1885.

Where required, a Political Donations and Gift Disclosure Statement must accompany the submission. You can obtain a copy of the statement and guidelines at Council’s Customer Service Centre or the Department of Planning & Environment at

Please note that all submissions received by Council are not confidential and may be made available to the public through the GIPA Act 2009. If you wish to be contacted prior to the release of your submission, please indicate ‘in confidence’ in your submissions.

Consultation has concluded