2-10 Victoria Street East Lidcombe - Planning Proposal (PP2022/0001)

November 2023 update

A public hearing for the 2-10 Victoria Street East, Lidcombe Planning Proposal was held on 2 November 2023 at 6pm.

The report from this public hearing is available in the document library.


October 2023 Update

Consultation on the 2-10 Victoria Street East, Lidcombe Planning Proposal has closed, and submissions are now being reviewed. Thank you to everyone who submitted feedback. 

Please note that there is a public hearing on 2 November 2023 at 6pm about this proposal. 


September 2023 Update

Council invites you to have your say on a Planning Proposal to reclassify land at 2-10 Victoria Street East, Lidcombe as shown below:

Victoria Street East Lidcombe proposed site


About the Proposal

On 10 July 2023, a Gateway Determination was issued by the Department of Planning and Environment for the Planning Proposal seeking to reclassify an existing council owned land containing an underground drainage easement (outlined red) from ‘community’ to ‘operational’ land, by amending Schedule 4, Part 1 of the Cumberland Local Environmental Plan 2021.

The proposal has been assessed, reported and prepared by GLN Planning, an external planning consultant engaged by Council.


Now we want your feedback

Council values the opinions and suggestions of the community, and would appreciate your input on Planning Proposal to reclassify land at 2-10 Victoria Street East, Lidcombe.

During this community consultation period, residents are encouraged to view or download a copy of the planning proposal and supporting documentation for review from the document library on this page. 

The planning proposal and supporting documentation are also available in hardcopy form at:

  • Auburn Customer Service Centre, 1 Susan Street, Auburn.

  • Merrylands Customer Service Centre, 16 Memorial Avenue, Merrylands.

  • Lidcombe Library.

The planning proposal and supporting information is on exhibition online from Tuesday 5 September 2023 to Thursday 5 October 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 11:30pm Thursday 5 October 2023


To make a submission on the Proposal:

Submissions concerning the above proposal are to be made by 11:30pm Thursday 5 October 2023. Please include PP2022/0001 as the submission reference.

There are three ways you can lodge a submission:

  1. Complete an online submission below.

  2. Email your submission to Council@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

  3. Post your submission to The General Manager, Cumberland City Council, PO Box 42, Merrylands NSW 2160.

NOTE: Submissions have now closed.


Notice of public hearing for 2 - 10 Victoria Street East, Lidcombe Planning Proposal

As per Gateway Determination issued by the Department of Planning and Environment, a public hearing must be further conducted by Council to fulfill requirements of the Local Government Act 1993 after the completion of the public exhibition of the planning proposal. The public hearing will be conducted by an independent planning consultant appointed by Council. Any community member who wishes to attend the public hearing will need to register. Please refer to details of the public hearing as follows:

  • Meeting: Public Hearing

  • Date: Thursday, 2 November 2023

  • Time: 6pm to 7.30pm

  • Venue: Lidcombe Community Centre Hall located at 3 Bridge Street, Lidcombe NSW 2141 (underneath the existing Lidcombe Library).

Should you wish to attend this public hearing, please register your interest here before 3:00pm Thursday 2 November 2023.

Any Questions?

If you have any questions about this project, please contact:

Harinee De Silva
Senior Strategic Planner
P: (02) 8757 9949
E: council@cumberland.nsw.gov.au

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