Have Your Say now - current opportunities
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
- In NSW, go to NSW Government Have Your Say. Then also check the Department of Planning and Environment On Exhibition site. You can also look for Inquiries by state Parliamentary committees.
- Federal: Look for Open for public comment. Then go to Public Consultations. You can also look for new consultations by the Senate and new consultations by the House of Representatives.
Threatened species listings
Major project proposals
EPBC Act referrals
- Invitations to comment on development plans which come under the EPBC Act
Plans of Management
- Invitations to comment on draft plans of management for NSW national parks
New coal and petroleum exploration licences
Local Environment Plans (LEPs)
- To access the LEP tracking system, visit the Department of Planning and Environment website, go 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.
Monday, July 22, 2019 at 05:00 PMTransport 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.
Monday, July 22, 2019 at 05:00 PMTransport 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.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 05:00 PMDepartment of the Environment and Energy in Wyreema, Australia
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.
Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 05:00 PMNSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment in Wallerawang, Australia
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.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 05:00 PMNSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment in Clarence, Australia
Proposed increase to workforce at Clarence Colliery from 300 full-time-equivalent to 400 full-time-equivalent – submissions invited until 24 July 2019.
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 05:00 PMNSW 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.
Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 05:00 PMNSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment in Normanhurst, Australia
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.
Friday, July 26, 2019 at 05:00 PMParliament 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.
Monday, July 29, 2019 at 05:00 PMNSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment in Mundamia, Australia
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.