Have Your Say

The following projects and public exhibitions are open for your feedback. You can also view Public Notices for notifications on development applications and asset notices.

Projects Open for Feedback

Newcastle 2040

Newcastle 2040

Newcastle 2040 is now on Public Exhibition for you to provide your feedback.
Join our community panel

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On-going Projects

Disability Inclusion Action Plan

Disability Inclusion Action Plan

Thank you for having your say on the draft Disability Inclusion Action Plan. Feedback is currently being reviewed before the final Plan is sent to Council for adoption.
Proposed Alcohol Regulated Areas

Proposed Alcohol Regulated Areas

We recently carried out a review of alcohol regulated areas across our local government area and sought community feedback via a public exhibition which closed on 26 November 2021.
Georgetown Local Centre

Georgetown Local Centre

Thanks for having your say on upgrading the Georgetown local centre. We're reviewing your feedback and will report back soon.
Proposed Half-Road Closure –  New Lambton

Proposed Half-Road Closure – New Lambton

Thanks for providing feedback on the proposed half road closure on Tauranga Road, New Lambton.
Summerhill Organics Processing Facility

Summerhill Organics Processing Facility

Thank you to everyone that provided feedback on the proposed organics processing facility at Summerhill Waste Management Centre. The DA will be submitted early next year before being placed on public exhibition.
Tennis Strategy

Tennis Strategy

Thanks for having your say on a new strategy that will guide the future direction of tennis and bat ball facilities across Newcastle. We're reviewing your feedback and will report back soon.
Kotara Local Character Study

Kotara Local Character Study

Thank you to everyone that told us what Kotara's local character means to them. The draft Local Character Statement is currently being written and will be presented to the community for feedback in February 2022.
Local Social Strategy

Local Social Strategy

Thank you to the 2,000+ people who shared their views in our Social Strategy survey. Check out what we heard ....
Mayfield Cycleways

Mayfield Cycleways

Thank you for providing feedback on cycleways in Mayfield and surrounding areas. We are now reviewing all responses and will report back soon.
National Park Plan of Management

National Park Plan of Management

Thanks for having your say on National Park. We're reviewing the feedback you provided and will report back soon.
Newcastle After Dark - Phase 2 Trial

Newcastle After Dark - Phase 2 Trial

Phase 2 of the Newcastle After Dark trial is taking place in 22 venues.
Newcastle Harbour Foreshore Masterplan

Newcastle Harbour Foreshore Masterplan

We’re developing a masterplan to guide the future of Newcastle Harbour Foreshore. We're reviewing the preliminary concepts in light of community feedback received. There'll be more opportunities for the community to have their say later this year.
Pedestrian Crossing Upgrade - Newcastle West

Pedestrian Crossing Upgrade - Newcastle West

Thank you for having your say on the proposed intersection upgrades at the intersection of Parry and National Park Streets, Newcastle West.
Pedestrian Crossing Upgrade - Tighes Hill

Pedestrian Crossing Upgrade - Tighes Hill

Thanks for providing feedback on a proposal to upgrade a pedestrian crossing in Tighes Hill.
Proposed raised crossing Brunker Road Broadmeadow

Proposed raised crossing Brunker Road Broadmeadow

Feedback is now closed on a proposal to improve pedestrian safety at the existing pedestrian crossing at Brunker Road near Coolah Road, Broadmeadow.
Shortland Local Centre - proposed timed parking changes

Shortland Local Centre - proposed timed parking changes

Thank you for your feedback on a proposal to introduce timed parking at various locations in Shortland Local Centre. Submissions closed on Monday 8 November.
Stockton Coastal Management Options

Stockton Coastal Management Options

Thanks to everyone who gave feedback on potential management options to complement mass nourishment at Stockton. We're busy reviewing the feedback and will report back soon.
Social Infrastructure

Social Infrastructure

Thanks for sharing your opinions and ideas. We're reviewing your feedback and will report back soon.
Wallsend Masterplan

Wallsend Masterplan

Thanks for sharing your ideas and views about Wallsend Town Centre.

Completed Projects

Destination Management Plan

Destination Management Plan

Thanks for having your say on the draft Destination Management Plan for Newcastle. The plan was adopted by Council on 23 March 2021.
Community Grants Policy and draft Sponsorship Policy

Community Grants Policy and draft Sponsorship Policy

The Community Grants Policy and Sponsorship Policy were adopted on 27 April 2021.
Cycling Plan - On our bikes

Cycling Plan - On our bikes

Thanks for your feedback. The Cycling Plan was adopted by Council in February 2021
Parking Plan - On the street

Parking Plan - On the street

Thanks for your feedback on the draft Parking Plan - On the street. The Plan was adopted by Council in February 2021.
Economic Development Strategy

Economic Development Strategy

Thanks for having your say. The Economic Development Strategy was adopted by Council on 25 May 2021.
Gregson Park Masterplan

Gregson Park Masterplan

Thank you to everyone that had their say on the Gregson Park Masterplan. Your feedback helped shape the plan, which was adopted by Council on 23 November 2021.
Harbour to Cathedral Park

Harbour to Cathedral Park

Thanks for having your say on a concept to protect and enhance views from the Harbour through to Cathedral Park. Learn more about what the community had to say about the concept.
Our Budget 2021/22

Our Budget 2021/22

Thanks for your feedback. Our Budget 2021/22 and Fees and Charges were adopted by Council on 25 May 2021.
Quarterly Community Survey

Quarterly Community Survey

Thanks to everyone who recently completed our latest Quarterly Community Survey. The Winter 2021 results are now available.
Proposed traffic improvements, Shortland Local Centre

Proposed traffic improvements, Shortland Local Centre

Thank you for your feedback on a proposal to improve safety for pedestrians and amenity in Shortland. The Public Domain and Traffic Plan was adopted by Council on 25 May 2021.
Tighes Hill Local Character Study

Tighes Hill Local Character Study

A draft local character statement has been created using the information and feedback we received from the Tighes Hill community.
Wallsend Active Hub

Wallsend Active Hub

Thanks for having your say on the concept plan for Wallsend Active Hub.
Wickham Masterplan Update

Wickham Masterplan Update

We prepared the Wickham Masterplan 2021 Update to address new challenges and opportunities in realising the long-term vision for Wickham. Thanks for having your say during our public exhibition.