Public Notices

Development Application Notices

In accordance with the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 and/or City of Newcastle's (CN) Community Participation Plan the below proposed development applications fall into one or more of the following categories and therefore are notified for community awareness.

  • Designated development;
  • Nominated integrated development;
  • Threatened species development;
  • Class 1 aquaculture development;
  • Potentially hazardous or potentially offensive development; or
  • Demolition in Heritage Conservation Area.

No current Development Application notices.

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If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8am - 5pm Monday to Friday.


Outdoor Trading Applications

No current notices.

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If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.


Road Naming Proposals

No current notices.

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If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.


Property and Asset Notices

Merewether Beach Kiosk - Proposed Lease Agreement

In accordance with Section 47 of the Local Government Act 1993, Newcastle City Council is proposing to grant a lease over part of Council-owned Community Land at 1 John Parade Merewether (Lot 2, Deposited Plan 1118903), otherwise known as Merewether Beach Kiosk.

The proposed lease of Merewether Beach Kiosk to Merewether Beach Company Pty Ltd for five (5) years is for the purpose of providing refreshment products including take-away food and beverages.

Newcastle City Council is inviting submissions in writing which should be addressed to The City of Newcastle, Merewether Beach Kiosk Lease, PO Box 489, Newcastle, 2300 or mail@ncc.nsw.gov.au and be received by close of business Monday 17 October 2022. For further information on the proposed lease please call Property Services on 4974 2000.

Please visit our Public Notices - Archive page to view archived Notices.

If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.


Community Lands Notices

Current Community Lands Notices

For further information please contact City Events on 02 4974 2000 between 8 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.

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Urban Planning Notices

Amendments to the Newcastle Development Control Plan 2012

Council at its meeting of 27 September 2022 adopted the amendments to the Newcastle Development Control 2012 - Section 4.02 Bush Fire Protection, Section 4.03 Mine Subsidence, Section 4.04 Safety and Security and Section 7.03 Traffic, Parking and Access.

The amendment will come into effect on Tuesday 1 November and will be available on Council's website.

Draft Planning Agreement - 10 Dangar Street Wickham

The draft Planning Agreement for land at 10 Dangar Street Wickham is currently on public exhibition. The draft Planning Agreement proposes a monetary contribution of $1,587,976.50 paid to City of Newcastle in connection with the proposed development at the site.

The public exhibition period is Thursday 29 September to Friday 28 October 2022. More information may be viewed on CN's Have Your Say page.

If you have any questions please contact us on 02 4974 2000 between 8 am - 5 pm Monday to Friday.

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