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Greenwich Hospital

Council received notification from the Department of Planning of a State Significant Development proposal for the redevelopment of Greenwich Hospital. 

An updated proposal was lodged by the applicant which has regard to the community's and Council's submission (April 2019). It can viewed on the Department of Planning's website or in hard copy at Council's Civic Centre and Greenwich Library. Submissions for the updated proposal were extended until 18 December 2019.

Since Council's initial submission in April 2019, the development was subject to design changes and was renotified to Council. 

report relating to the updated proposal was considered at the Council meeting on Monday 18 November 2019 and Council resolved to object to the amended proposal.  Council made a revised submission addressing the changes to the Department of Planning in mid-December 2019. The revised submission included a copy of the Council report, Council's decision​​ and a set of draft conditions should the proposal proceed despite Council's opposition.​

Key amendments to the concept proposal are:

• Reduced scale of development, including deletion of the seniors living villas;

• Increased health care facilities, including a new respite care facility;

• Greater setbacks and transitions in height of building envelopes along the boundaries of the site;

• Increased tree retention and landscaping;

• Reconfiguration of the layout to protect the heritage curtilage of Pallister House; and

• Revised staging to deliver the new hospital in the first stage.

Updated Scheme​ 


 Original Scheme


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