Planning 2014

LMLEP and LMDCP - Update

Lake Macquarie Local Environmental Plan 2014 (LMLEP 2014) was published on the NSW Legislation website on Friday 12 September 2014 and came into effect on 10 October 2014. Lake Macquarie Development Control Plan (LMDCP) 2014  also came into effect on the same day.

The LEP can be accessed through To assist with locating the relevant maps on the legislation webpage please refer to the LMLEP 2014 Index Map (Please note: the Index Map is for reference purposes only; it doesn't contain any links to the legislation maps).

Amendments to Lake Macquarie LEP 2014 can be accessed in the Lake Macquarie LEP 2014 Amendment History.

The DCP can be accessed on Lake Macquarie Development Control Plan (LMDCP)

The Lifestyle 2030 Strategy can be accessed on Lifestyle 2030 Strategy

The LMLEP contains standards that apply to development in Lake Macquarie. It also establishes the types of development that may be permitted on a particular parcel of land with the permission of Council. Some changes were made as directed by the Department of Planning and Environment and Parliamentary Counsel.

The previously approved Lifestyle 2030 Strategy (LS 2030) has been in operation since 11 March 2013.

For all enquiries on the above please contact us on 02 4921 0333.