Have Your Say now - Current Opportunities - EDO NSW

Have Your Say now - current opportunities

Click on the map below to find opportunities to have your say about environment and planning law decisions in your area. Or scroll right down to see the latest public consultations.

View ongoing opportunities by sector to have your say

Note that some opportunities will apply to large areas of the state or the whole of NSW or Australia. In this case, it will be mapped at the street address of the relevant Government Department's head office or the nearest council chambers.

How to access environmental and planning consultations at federal, state and council level

Public consultations

Threatened species listings

Fisheries assessments

Major project proposals

EPBC Act referrals

Plans of Management

New coal and petroleum exploration licences

Local Environment Plans (LEPs)

  • To access the LEP tracking system, visit the Department of Planning and Environment websitego to Current Proposals and search for ‘On Exhibition’. Read more about LEPs in our Fact Sheets. Visit your local council’s website to see if there are any planning proposals or LEP changes open for public comment.
  • 2019 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release

    Sunday, March 31, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The consultation process for the annual Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release provides an opportunity for public comment on potential areas for release and how exploration activities may have an impact. Submissions are accepted until 31 March 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Major Project proposal: Darlinghurst – School

    Wednesday, April 03, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Department of Planning & Environment in Darlinghurst, Australia

    SCEGGS concept and Stage 1 development application, including demolition of existing buildings – submissions invited until 3 April 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Threatened species listing: Gaultheria viridicarpa

    Friday, April 05, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee has made a preliminary determination to support a proposal to list the shrub Gaultheria viridicarpa as an endangered species. The Committee has provided an opportunity for the public to comment on thispreliminary determination as well as provide any additional information that is relevant to the assessment. Submissions are invited until 5 April 2019.

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  • Endangered Ecological Community listing: Sydney Turpentine-Ironbark Forest

    Friday, April 05, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The NSW Threatened Species Scientific Committee has made a preliminary determination to support a proposal to list the Sydney Turpentine-Ironbark Forest in the Sydney Basin Bioregion as a critically endangered ecological community. The Committee has provided an opportunity for the public to comment on this preliminary determination as well as provide any additional information that is relevant to the assessment. Submissions are invited until 5 April 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Shellharbour – Developer Monetary Contribution

    Saturday, April 06, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Department of Planning & Environment in Calderwood, Australia

    Developer to make monetary contribution of $58,247 per hectare of net developable area for provision of designated State public infrastructure – submissions invited until 6 April 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Wollondilly – Developer Monetary Contribution

    Thursday, April 11, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Developer to make monetary contribution of $9,682 per hectare of net developable area for provision of designated State public infrastructure – submissions invited until 11 April 2019.

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  • South Australian Marine Scalefish Fishery

    Friday, April 12, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Export approval extension – Submissions invited until Wednesday 12 April 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Thredbo – Car Park

    Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Construction of an on-grade car park below Friday Drive and associated works – submissions invited until 12 May 2019.

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  • Macadamia Species Recovery Plan 2019-2014 and National Recovery Plan for Swift Parrot

    Friday, June 07, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The Department of Environment and Energy invites comment on the recovery plans for Macadamia Species and the Swift Parrot.
    Make a comment by 7 June 2019.

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