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: Pine Creek, NT – Underground coal mine

    Monday, July 22, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Department of the Environment and Energy in Pine Creek, Australia

    Proposed development of an underground gold mine. The action may impact Ghost Bat – submissions invited until 22 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Hawkesbury River Station upgrade

    Monday, July 22, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Transport for NSW in Brooklyn, Australia

    Transport for NSW is seeking feedback on the improvements to accessibility at Hawkesbury River Station. The upgrade aims to improve accessibility to people with a disability, limited mobility, parents with prams and customers with luggage.

    The Review of Environmental Factors is on public display and open to feedback until Monday 22 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Mittagong Station Upgrade

    Monday, July 22, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Transport for NSW in Mittagong, Australia

    Transport for NSW is seeking feedback on the proposed accessibility improvements at Mittagong Station. The upgrades aim to improve accessibility by implementing two new lifts, new ambulant toilets, car spaces and more.

    The Review of Environmental Factors is on public display and available for comment until Monday 22 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • EPBC referral: Wyreema, QLD – Waste management facility

    Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Proposed construction of a waste management facility and associated infrastructure. The action may impact Austral cornflower, Hawkweed, Austral toadflax, Condamine Earless Dragon and Five-clawed Worm-skink – submissions invited until 23 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Major Project proposal: Lithgow City – Coal loader

    Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Proposed modification to Lidsdale Siding Coal Loader to allow one trainload of coal per day to be delivered to the site, unloaded, and transferred to the Western Coal Services site by conveyor – submissions invited until 23 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Major Project proposal: Lithgow City – Clarence colliery

    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Proposed increase to workforce at Clarence Colliery from 300 full-time-equivalent to 400 full-time-equivalent – submissions invited until 24 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Building Stronger Foundations

    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Fair Trading in Haymarket, Australia

    NSW Fair Trading is seeking feedback on the discussion paper Building Stronger Foundations which is the first step in implementing the NSW Government Response to the national report, Building Confidence: Effectiveness of compliance and enforcement systems for the building and construction industry across Australia.
    Make a submission by 24 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Major Project proposal: Hornsby – Loreto Normanhurst School Redevelopment

    Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Concept approval for the 2047 masterplan including increasing the student cap to 2000 students with detailed consent sought for works for the boarding house, adaptive reuse of the existing Mary Ward building, the early learning centre – submissions invited until 25 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • Murray-Darling Basin Commission of Inquiry Bill 2019

    Friday, July 26, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Parliament of Australia in Canberra, Australia

    This Private Member’s Bill would establish a commission of inquiry, with the same powers as a royal commission, to inquire into the management of the Murray-Darling Basin water resources and related matters.

    Make your submission by 26 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Major Project proposal: Shoalhaven City – Landfill

    Monday, July 29, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Extension to an existing putrescible landfill at the West Nowra Recycling and Waste Facility to include six additional landfill cells – submissions invited until 29 July 2019.

    Read more and have your say »