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 local community

View ongoing opportunities by sector to have your say now

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

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

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.

Public consultations

Threatened species listings

Fisheries assessments

Major project proposals

EPBC Act referrals

Plans of Management

New coal and petroleum exploration licences

  • EPBC referral: Parramatta, NSW – Concrete hardstand and structures

    Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    Department of the Environment and Energy in Parramatta, Australia

    Proposal to erect overhead cover for historic vehicle fleet. This will involve an extension of the existing vehicle concrete hard standing and the erection of structures on the extended hard standing – submissions invited until 29 May 2018.    

    Read more and have your say »

  • WestConnex: traffic solutions for Alexandria, Erskineville and St Peters

    Friday, June 01, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    City of Sydney in Alexandria, Australia

    The City of Sydney council has commissioned an independent review on how to protect local streets from increased traffic coming from the St Peters Interchange, part of WestConnex. The City now proposes an integrated traffic plan and seeks community feedback until 1 June 2018.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Threatened species listings: 3 species

    Friday, June 01, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    The Australian Department of the Environment and energy is calling for public submissions on the eligibility and conservation actions for 3 species:

    Submissions invited until 1 June 2018.

  • Management of commercial harvesting of protected flora in Western Australia

    Monday, June 04, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    The public is invited to comment on the proposed Wildlife Trade Management Plan, which would set out the protected status for native flora in Western Australia and the licensing and reporting requirements for harvesters.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Registration of a herbicide

    Tuesday, June 05, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Public comment is invited on the registration application for a herbicide to be used to control weeds in sugarcane.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Review of Carbon Credits Methodology

    Tuesday, June 05, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    The Emissions Reduction Assurance Committee is holding a full review of the Landfill Gas Method to investigate whether it complies with the six offsets integrity standards set out in section 133(1) of the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Act 2011.

    Public consultation is open until 5 June 2018.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Yarranabbe Park, Darling Point

    Thursday, June 07, 2018 at 05:00 PM
    Woollahra Council in Darling Point, Australia

    An upgrade is proposed to this park on Sydney Harbour. Woollahra Council proposes more bench seating and lighting, a wider pedestrian promenade, 6m wide water access stairs which can be a launchplace for small watercraft.

    Feedback is sought until 7 June 2018.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Major Project proposal: Penshurst – Public school

    Friday, June 08, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Demolition of all existing structures and construction of a new establishment to accommodate approximately 1,010 primary school students and 59 staff – submissions invited until 8 June 2018.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Major Project proposal: Picton – High school

    Friday, June 08, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    Redevelopment of Picton High School including demolition and construction – submissions invited until 8 June 2018.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Fisheries assessment: Northern Territory Coastal Line Fishery

    Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 05:00 PM

    The application has been prepared to address Australian Government ‘Guidelines for the ecologically sustainable management of fisheries – 2nd edition’. The call for public comments is open until 12 June 2018.

    Read more and have your say >>