Lidcombe Oval - Grant of Lease 2023

June 2024 update:

Council sought approval from the Minister to endorse the proposal to grant the Western Suburbs District Rugby League Club Limited (ACN 003 390 467) a 21 year lease which has now been approved.

December 2023 update:

Consultation on the Lidcombe Oval Grant of Lease has closed, and submissiosn are now being reviewed. Thank you to everyone who provided feedback. 

November 2023 consultation:Lease

Cumberland City Council is proposing to grant a 21-year lease to Western Suburbs District Rugby League Club Limited (ACN 003 390 467) for the purpose of rugby league football being the land compromised as part of part Lot 7046 in DP1065005 & Lot 1 in DP 581438 Wyatt Park, Lidcombe Oval, Church Street, Lidcombe NSW.

Under Section 23F of the Conveyancing Act 1919, the proposed term for the lease is 21 years and will form the basis of consecutive leases with an initial term of 5-year lease with an option for a further 5 years x 3 plus 1-year term when the initial lease commences.

View the proposed lease area of the survey plan below, or a larger version in the document library.

Now we want your feedback

Council values the opinions and suggestions of the community and would appreciate your input on the proposed Grant of Lease for Lidcombe Oval at Wyatt Park.

During this community consultation period, residents are encouraged to view or download a copy of the proposed lease area of the survey plan from the document library on this page.

The consultation period runs from Wednesday 15 November 2023 to Friday 15 December 2023. During this community consultation period, residents are encouraged to submit their comments on the proposal. Anyone who wishes to provide feedback on the proposal must do so in writing by 5pm Friday 15 December 2023.

To Make A Submission on the Proposal:

Submissions concerning the above proposal are to be made by 5pm Friday 15 December 2023.

There are three ways you can lodge a submission:

  1. Complete an online submission below.
  2. Email it to Attn: Roisin O'Sullivan c/o
  3. Post it to Roisin O’Sullivan, Manager Property Transactions, Cumberland City Council, PO Box 42, Merrylands NSW 2160.

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