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.
  • EPBC referral: Moranbah, QLD – Water Pipeline

    Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Department of the Environment and Energy in Winchester , Australia

    Whitehaven WS Pty Ltd (a subsidiary of Whitehaven Coal Limited) proposes to develop the Winchester South Project. The Action involves the development of an open cut coal mine and associated on-site and off-site infrastructure. This referral is for the proposed construction and operation of a Water Pipeline. The action may impact Brigalow, Natural Grasslands of the Queensland Central Highlands and Northern Fitzroy Basin, Red Goshawk, Squatter Pigeon, Star Finch, Australian Painted Snipe, Northern Quoll, Ghost Bat, Koala, Greater Glider, Ornamental Snake, Southern Snapping Turtle and potentially other species – submissions invited until 18 June 2019.

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  • EPBC referral: Moranbah, QLD – Electricity Transmission Line

    Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Department of the Environment and Energy in Coppabella , Australia

    Whitehaven WS Pty Ltd (a subsidiary of Whitehaven Coal Limited) proposes to develop the Winchester South Project. The Action involves the development of an open cut coal mine and associated on-site and off-site infrastructure. This referral is for the proposed construction and operation of an electricity transmission line. The action may impact Brigalow, Natural Grasslands of the Queensland Central Highlands and Northern Fitzroy Basin, Red Goshawk, Squatter Pigeon, Star Finch, Australian Painted Snipe, Northern Quoll, Ghost Bat, Koala, Greater Glider, Ornamental Snake, Southern Snapping Turtle and potentially other species – submissions invited until 18 June 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Sydney – Restaurant/micro-brewery

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 12:00 PM

    Restaurant/micro-brewery to extend trial period operating hours for further three years and increase capacity from 800 to 1000 patrons – submissions invited until 19 June 2016.

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  • EPBC referral: Townsville, QLD – Residential Subdivision

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Proposed residential subdivision and development. The action may impact Northern quoll and Bare-rumped sheathtail bat – submissions invited until 19 June 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Ryde – Road network

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Stage 1 application for new internal road network and two buildings for 3,000-dwelling neighbourhood – submissions invited until 19 June 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Ryde – Neighbourhood

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Department of Planning & Environment in North Ryde, Australia

    Concept proposal for 3,000-dwelling neighbourhood mixed social and private housing – submissions invited until 19 June 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Newcastle – University campus

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Former Newcastle Courthouse to be converted into Nihon University Newcastle Campus with student accommodation, two additional 4-storey buildings and parking – submissions invited until 19 June 2019.

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  • Major Project proposal: Parramatta – Mixed-use tower

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Department of Planning & Environment in Parramatta, Australia

    Western Sydney University to construct 19-storey mixed-use Innovation Hub for educational, commercial, and retail use – submissions invited until 19 June 2019.

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  • Electricity Retailer Reliability Obligation

    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 06:00 PM
    Australian Energy Regulator in Canberra, Australia

    The draft interim Forecasting Best Practice Guideline aims to identify future reliability gaps in the electricity market.
    Submissions can be made until 19 June 2019.
    Read more and have your say >>

    The draft interim Contracts and Firmness Guidelines set out the information electricity retailers should provide about their contracts.
    Submissions can be made until 19 June 2019.
    Read more and have your say >>

    RSVP
  • EPBC referral: Dale, WA – Grain facility

    Friday, June 21, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Proposed expansion of existing grain receival site for a new bulkhead, hardstand areas and a sample hut. This action may impact Carnaby’s Cockatoo and Eucalypt Woodlands of the Western Australian Wheatbelt – submissions invited until Wednesday 25 May 2016.

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