Helpful information and considerations for developers.
Capacity Constraints at the Picton Water Recycling Plant Impacting on New Development
Sydney Water has indicated that current capacity constraints are impacting their ability to allow new housing and growth connections. More information can be found in the Picton Water Recycling Fact Sheet and on the Sydney Water website.
Engineering Design and Construction Specifications
Engineering Design Specification and Engineering Construction Specification for use with subdivision and other developments are available for download below.
A review of the Design Specifications 2016 has been undertaken by Council in order to incorporate the recently adopted Water Sensitive Urban Design Policy and Western Sydney Street Design guidelines. Other minor changes to the specification can be found in the amendment record at the front of each section. There are no proposed changes to the Construction Specification at this stage.
Standard Wording for Easements, Restrictions and Positive Covenants
Standard Wording for Easements, Restrictions and Positive Covenants is a guide provided to assist suitably qualified solicitors, conveyancers and registered surveyors in preparing a section 88B instrument for Subdivision Certificate applications pursuant to the provisions of the Conveyancing Act 1919 (NSW).
Telecommunications in New Developments Policy
In September 2020, Commonwealth legislation requiring developers to give new housing developments better access to modern telecommunications came into effect.
If you are a developer or owner-builder, there are important Commonwealth telecommunications rules you need to comply with.
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