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.
  • Major Project proposal: Muswellbrook Shire – Open cut coal mine

    Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Mangoola Coal Continued Operations Project – extension of open cut mining at Mangoola Coal Mine to a new mining area immediately north of the existing operation – submissions invited until 28 August 2019.

    Read more and have your say »

  • New local road name for Pacific Highway

    Friday, August 30, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Government in Tyndale, Australia

    Community feedback is being sought on a new local road name for the existing Pacific Highway between Glenugie and Tyndale.
    Comment by 30 August 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Draft NSW MDB Fractured Rock Water Resource Plan

    Friday, August 30, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The draft NSW Murray Darling Basin Fractured Rock Water Resource Plan outlines how NSW will meet the requirements of the Basin Plan in the NSW Fractured Rock Water Resource Plan Area.  
    Feedback is invited until 30 August 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Cumberland Council Local Strategic Planning Statement

    Friday, August 30, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Cumberland City Council in Merrylands, Australia

    Cumberland City Council has placed its draft Local Strategic Planning Statement on public exhibition.  Submissions are invited until 30 August 2019

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Murray Darling Basin Porous Rock Water Resource Plan

    Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and the Environment is seeking feedback on the draft NSW Murray Darling Basin Porous Rock Water Resource Plan. The proposed changes are to the water sharing arrangements in the NSW Murray Darling Basin Porous Rock Water Resource Plan area.
    Submissions close on 31 August 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

     

  • Intersecting Streams Water Plan

    Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    Intersecting Streams Water Plan
    The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is seeking feedback on the Intersecting Streams Long Term Water Plan. The Intersecting Streams catchment is located in far northern NSW.
    Provide your feedback by 31 August 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Intersecting Streams Surface Water Plan

    Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 05:00 PM

    The Department of Planning, Industry and Environment – Water is seeking feedback on the Intersecting Streams Surface Water Resource Plan. The draft NSW Intersecting Streams Surface Water Resource Plan outlines how NSW will meet the requirements of the Basin Plan in the Intersecting Streams Surface Water Resource Plan Area.
    Provide your feedback by 31 August 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Snowies Iconic Walk Review of Environmental Factors

    Monday, September 02, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    NSW Office of Environment and Heritage in Kosciuszko National Park, Australia

    A Review of Environmental Factors has been prepared to inform the alignment and construction of the Snowies Iconic Walk in Kosciuszko National Park.
    The REF is open for consultation until 2 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>

  • Changes to Energy Efficiency Provisions of National Construction Code

    Sunday, September 08, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    The Australian Building Codes Board in Canberra, Australia

    The Australian Building Codes Board (ABCB) is investigating possible changes to the energy efficiency provisions of the National Construction Code, with an emphasis on residential buildings. A scoping study for public consultation has been produced, outlining a possible approach and scope for the project.
    Provide your initial views by 8 September 2019.

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  • Warragamba Dam Wall

    Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 05:00 PM
    Warragamba Dam in Warragamba, Australia

    A NSW parliamentary inquiry was established in June 2019 to inquire and report on the NSW Government’s proposal to raise the Warragamba Dam wall.
    You are invited to make a submission by 10 September 2019.

    Read more and have your say >>