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LEP Planning Proposal, Draft DCP and Proposed VPA's for 472-520 Pacific Highway, St Leonards

Consultation is currently now closed

Runs from Friday 15 August to Friday 26 September 2014

Contact:

Council's Strategic Planner – Stephanie Bashford
Ph: (02) 9911 3627
Email

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A video presentation, has been funded by a consortium of developers as an interpretation of the possible future public domain improvements  to be funded through the VPA proposed under the Planning Proposals. 

 

Overview

Council consulted with the community to obtain their views on three draft plans for this site on the southern side of Pacific Highway in the St Leonards Centre, in accordance with the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act 1979 and Local Government Act 1993. These plans relate to a proposal for the revitalisation of the southern side of Pacific Highway in the St Leonards Centre with new residential/retail/commercial developments and public plazas in an enhanced pedestrian network. To see an overview of the proposal and what it aims to achieve for this area, please view the Information Sheet.         

The draft plans relate to:-

  • A LEP Planning Proposal (approved by the Department of  Planning & Environment on 5 March 2014 for exhibition) to rezone the properties from B3 Commercial Core to B4 Mixed Use to permit retail/ commercial/ residential development, with height increases from 65 metres to 91-115 metres (Nos.472-494) and from 72 metres to 138 metres (Nos.500-520);
  • A Draft Development Control Plan to provide detailed development controls; and
  • Draft Voluntary Planning Agreements (Perpetual, Leightons and BMAX Advisory) to contribute funding towards a range of public benefits in the vicinity, including a new Rail Plaza/ Bus Interchange, affordable housing and start-up commercial space. (The site comprises: 472-494 Pacific Hwy: Lot 1 DP 628513 & SP 73071/ 500 Pacific Hwy: SP 82937/ 504-520 Pacific Hwy: Lots 2-6 DP 3175/ Friedlander Place: Lot 1 DP 1179636).

Related Documents

What Next

Reports on the LEP Planning Proposal, Draft DCP and Proposed VPA's, addressing the issues raised throughout the consultation period were considered by Council at the Ordinary Council Meeting of 27 October 2014.  For further details you can view Council's resolutions in relation to the LEP Planning Proposal, Draft DCP and Proposed VPA's for 472-520 Pacific Highway, St Leonards.