Overview and Status
The site comprises three parcels of land described as Lot 1 in DP 321353, Lot 1 in DP 1227921 and Lot 2 in DP 1227921 known as 266 Longueville Road, Lane Cove.
Source: Statement of
The original proposal comprises
70 residential aged care beds, 90 independent living units (self-contained
dwellings), associated facilities, new landscape works, car parking for 137
vehicles and site embellishments. The application was notified extensively. A
public information meeting was held on 20 September 2017 as part of public
The proposal was assessed by an
independent external consultant and presented to the Sydney North Planning
Panel at its public meeting held on 11 July 2018 for determination.
The Panel deferred determination
and requested the Applicant make amendments to the development and provide
The notice of determination is
available on Council's website.
A number of time extensions were
requested by the Applicant and granted by the Panel to fully address the issues
The Applicant amended the
proposed development and provided additional information on 24 April 2019.
The amendments to the proposal
also include the following:
- increase in setback on the
southern boundary by 1m while creating a 2m landscape strip towards Timber
The additional information
submitted includes the following:
- detailed site investigated
- peer review of traffic
- assessment of ecological
- assessment of visual impacts
from the golf course,
- information relating to site
- Gross Floor Area & Floor
Space Ratio calculations.
All information submitted by the
applicant is available on Council's website.
Due to the unprecedented amount of documents associated with the Development
Application for 266 Longueville Road (DA117/2017), the documents relating to
the Original Application (submitted in August 2017) can be viewed in this document and the
documents relating to the Amended Application (submitted in April 2019) can be
found on this webpage.
Please note that some information is relevant to the original and the amended
A supplementary report has now been prepared by
external consultant. The report and supporting documents are available on Council's website and the Sydney North Planning Panel website.
The application will be considered in a public
meeting for determination by the Sydney North Planning Panel. The NSW Department of
Planning, Industry and Environment has confirmed the determination meeting will take place on Wednesday 1 September at 5:00pm. Due to COVID restrictions, the meeting will be held via teleconference.