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.
  • Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

    Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service in Mount Colah, Australia

    The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service is preparing a new plan of management for Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, Lion Island Nature Reserve, Long Island Nature Reserve and Spectacle Island Nature Reserve.
    Comment on the first stage is open until 15 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Sustainability of energy supply and resources in NSW – Legislative Assembly Inquiry

    Sunday, September 15, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Parliament of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia

    The NSW Parliament has opened an inquiry looking at the capacity and economic opportunities of renewable energy. It covers trends in energy supply and exports, including investment and other financial arrangements, and effects on regional communities, water security, the environment and public health.
    Make your submission by 15 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Proposal to heritage list modern movement buildings and art

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    City of Sydney in Sydney , Australia

    Proposal to heritage list modern movement buildings and art

    City of Sydney is inviting feedback on a proposal to list 9 heritage items of the modern movement in the Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012.

    Complete the online form to provide feedback by 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • NSW Water Sharing Plans

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Natural Resources Commission in Sydney, Australia

    The Natural Resources Commission invites submissions to inform its reviews of the water sharing plans for the:

    1. Hunter Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2009
    2. Lower North Coast Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2009
    3. Greater Metropolitan Region Unregulated River Water Sources 2011
    4. Greater Metropolitan Region Groundwater Sources 2011
    5. Peel Valley Regulated, Unregulated, Alluvium and Fractured Rock Water Sources 2010


    The Commission is specifically interested in comments regarding the associated environmental, social and economic outcomes and any opportunities for improvement you have identified.

    Submissions close at 5pm on Monday 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Metropolitan Water Sharing Plan Review

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Natural Resources Commission in Sydney, Australia

    The Natural Resources Commission is seeking feedback on the Water Sharing Plan for the Greater Metropolitan Region Unregulated River Water Sources 2011.
    Comment by 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Lower North Coast Water Sharing Plan Review

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Natural Resources Commission in Sydney, Australia

    The Natural Resources Commission is seeking feedback on the Water Sharing Plan for the Lower North Coast Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2009.
    Comment by 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Peel Valley Water Sharing Plan Review

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Peel Valley Water Sharing Plan Review
    The Natural Resources Commission is seeking feedback on the Water Sharing Plan for the Peel Valley Regulated, Unregulated, Alluvium and Fractured Rock Water Sources 2010.
    Comment by 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Metropolitan Groundwater Sharing Plan Review

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Natural Resources Commission in Sydney, Australia

    The Natural Resources Commission is seeking feedback on the Water Sharing Plan for the Greater Metropolitan Region Groundwater Sources 2011.
    Feedback is invited until 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Hunter Water Sharing Plan Review

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Natural Resources Commission in Sydney, Australia

    The Natural Resources Commission is seeking feedback on the Water Sharing Plan for the Hunter Unregulated and Alluvial Water Sources 2009.
    Your feedback is required on how water sharing provisions have contributed to environmental, social and economic outcomes. Suggestions for improvements are also welcome.
    Have your say by 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Tomaree National Park Plan of Management

    Monday, September 16, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and the Environment is seeking feedback on the draft amendment to the plan of management for Tomaree National Park.
    The current plan of management is being amended to enable changes to a 20-kilometre coastal walk.
    Have your say by 16 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>