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 consultation.
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 additional information.
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 raised.
The applicant has now 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 Tops.
The additional information submitted include the following:
- detailed site investigated under SEPP55,
- peer review of traffic assessment,
- assessment of ecological impacts,
- assessment of visual impacts from the golf course,
- information relating to site compatibility certificate
- 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 proposal.
The amended proposal in now under assessment by the independent consultant who will in due course be preparing a supplementary report for the consideration by the Sydney North Planning Panel.