Newcastle Coastal Zone Management Plan - Stockton

Council has developed a draft Newcastle Coastal Zone Management Plan - Stockton (draft Plan) for certification under the Coastal Protection Act 1979.  The draft Plan is on public exhibition from Wednesday 6 June until Thursday 28 June 2018.

The draft Plan provides the management framework for the Stockton coastline and includes actions to address coastal hazards along with recreational and environmental issues in the short to medium term.

The Engagement Process

Council has established a Stockton Community Liaison Group and Stockton Coastal Interagency Advisory Committee to assist in the preparation of the draft Plan.  For further details see:

 Coastal Planning

Public exhibition period

The draft Plan is on public exhibition from Wednesday 6 June until Thursday 28 June 2018 and is available for viewing in hard copy at:

  • The City Administration Centre, 282 King Street Newcastle
  • Newcastle Region Library, Laman Street Newcastle
  • Stockton Library, King Street, Stockton.

The following document is available for comment

 Newcastle Coastal Zone Management Plan - Stockton (pdf)

Supporting documents

 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) (pdf)

Drop-in Sessions

Community drop-in sessions to view the draft Plan and find out more will be held:

Date:    Thursday 14 June 2018
Times:  10am-12pm and 5pm-7pm (2 options)
Venue:  Stockton RSL at 29 Douglas Street, Stockton.

No need to register, just drop in at any time during these sessions.


For further information please contact Council's Senior Strategist - Environment on telephone 4974 2000.

How to provide your feedback

Submissions can be made by completing the online form below or make a written submission and send to:

Chief Executive Officer
Newcastle City Council
Atttention:  Senior Strategist - Environment
PO Box 489

or email: by close of business on Thursday 28 June 2018

Please reference the title of the exhibition in your submission:
Newcastle Coastal Zone Management Plan - Stockton

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