Planning Proposal - 66 Bardo Road and 2-4 Nooal Street, Newport

We have a received a Planning Proposal application (PP0003/17) to add an additional permitted use to the Pittwater LEP (2014) to allow for a seniors living development on the site.

We have a received a Planning Proposal application (PP0003/17) to add an additional permitted use to the Pittwater LEP (2014) to allow for a seniors living development on the site.

  • Council Resolution

    7 days ago

    At the meeting on 28 November, Council resolved that:
    A.Council does not submit the Planning Proposal lodged for 2-4 Nooal Street and 66 Bardo Road, Newport for a Gateway Determination for the following reasons:
    • It is inconsistent with the Pittwater Local Planning Strategy (2011).
    • It does not have strategic merit or site specific merit when assessed in accordance with the NSW Planning & Environment’s Planning Proposal: A guide to preparing planning proposal (2016).
    • It does not align with the goals and targets of the Revised Draft North District Plan.
    • It is inconsistent with the following State Environmental Planning Policies;
    i. Housing for Seniors or People with a Disability
    ii.Coastal Protection
    iii.Draft Coastal Management.
    • It is inconsistent with the following Local Planning Directions;
    i. 2.1 – Environmental Protection Zones
    ii. 4.3 – Flood Prone Land
    iii.7.1 – Implementation of the Metropolitan Strategy
    iv.Draft Coastal Management Local Planning Direction.
    • It is inconsistent with the objectives of the E4 Environmental Living zone in Pittwater LEP 2014.
    • It seeks to permit medium density residential development that is inconsistent with the established low density character of the area.
    • It would set an unacceptable precedent.
    B.The proponent and interested parties who made a submission be advised of Council’s decision.



    At the meeting on 28 November, Council resolved that:
    A.Council does not submit the Planning Proposal lodged for 2-4 Nooal Street and 66 Bardo Road, Newport for a Gateway Determination for the following reasons:
    • It is inconsistent with the Pittwater Local Planning Strategy (2011).
    • It does not have strategic merit or site specific merit when assessed in accordance with the NSW Planning & Environment’s Planning Proposal: A guide to preparing planning proposal (2016).
    • It does not align with the goals and targets of the Revised Draft North District Plan.
    • It is inconsistent with the following State Environmental Planning Policies;
    i. Housing for Seniors or People with a Disability
    ii.Coastal Protection
    iii.Draft Coastal Management.
    • It is inconsistent with the following Local Planning Directions;
    i. 2.1 – Environmental Protection Zones
    ii. 4.3 – Flood Prone Land
    iii.7.1 – Implementation of the Metropolitan Strategy
    iv.Draft Coastal Management Local Planning Direction.
    • It is inconsistent with the objectives of the E4 Environmental Living zone in Pittwater LEP 2014.
    • It seeks to permit medium density residential development that is inconsistent with the established low density character of the area.
    • It would set an unacceptable precedent.
    B.The proponent and interested parties who made a submission be advised of Council’s decision.



  • Council to Consider Report on Planning Proposal

    18 days ago

    At its upcoming meeting on 28 November 2017, Council will be considering an assessment report on this Planning Proposal.


    If you wish to attend the Council meeting, it will be held
    • Tuesday 28 November, 6.30pm at Civic Centre, 725 Pittwater Road, Dee Why.
    If you wish to register to speak on the report to be considered by Council, please complete

    Please ensure you register to speak no later than midday on the day of the meeting.

    Please be aware that, in accordance with Council’s Code of Meeting Practice, a maximum of 2 speakers in support and 2 speakers in opposition to the recommendation in the report will be able to address the meeting. A limit of 3 minutes is permitted for any one speaker.

    At its upcoming meeting on 28 November 2017, Council will be considering an assessment report on this Planning Proposal.


    If you wish to attend the Council meeting, it will be held
    • Tuesday 28 November, 6.30pm at Civic Centre, 725 Pittwater Road, Dee Why.
    If you wish to register to speak on the report to be considered by Council, please complete

    Please ensure you register to speak no later than midday on the day of the meeting.

    Please be aware that, in accordance with Council’s Code of Meeting Practice, a maximum of 2 speakers in support and 2 speakers in opposition to the recommendation in the report will be able to address the meeting. A limit of 3 minutes is permitted for any one speaker.
  • How to get involved

    3 months ago

    Any person may make a written submission to Council in relation to the draft Planning Proposal. If you intend to do so, you should make yourself aware of any obligation you might have in relation to Political Donations and Gifts Disclosure.

    Please note that all submissions are public documents and are made available on request and on Council’s internet site (Planning and Development – Building & Renovations – Application Search - PP0003/17).

    Comments received may also be reproduced in future Council reports.

    View the supporting material:

    Copies of the draft Planning Proposal and supporting material are also available from 16 September to 16 October 2017 at Council’s Customer Service Centres at 1 Park Street, Mona Vale, 725 Pittwater Road, Dee Why and 1 Belgrave Street, Manly during business hours

    Make a submission:

    • Online
    • In writing to Chief Executive Officer, Northern Beaches Council, PO Box 882 Mona Vale, NSW, 1660 - clearly marked 'Planning Proposal PP0003/17'.
    Submissions close Monday 16 October 2017

    Any person may make a written submission to Council in relation to the draft Planning Proposal. If you intend to do so, you should make yourself aware of any obligation you might have in relation to Political Donations and Gifts Disclosure.

    Please note that all submissions are public documents and are made available on request and on Council’s internet site (Planning and Development – Building & Renovations – Application Search - PP0003/17).

    Comments received may also be reproduced in future Council reports.

    View the supporting material:

    Copies of the draft Planning Proposal and supporting material are also available from 16 September to 16 October 2017 at Council’s Customer Service Centres at 1 Park Street, Mona Vale, 725 Pittwater Road, Dee Why and 1 Belgrave Street, Manly during business hours

    Make a submission:

    • Online
    • In writing to Chief Executive Officer, Northern Beaches Council, PO Box 882 Mona Vale, NSW, 1660 - clearly marked 'Planning Proposal PP0003/17'.
    Submissions close Monday 16 October 2017
  • Background

    3 months ago

    Council is undertaking a Preliminary Notification (non-statutory) of a Planning Proposal Application for:
    • 2 Nooal Street Newport (Lot 1 DP 540092)
    • 4 Nooal Street Newport (Lot 1 DP 315279)
    • 66 Bardo Road, Newport (Lot 2 DP 540092)
    Council is seeking public comment on this proposal prior to an assessment of the application being reported to Council.

    The application seeks to add an Additional Permitted Use to the sites under the Pittwater Local Environmental Plan 2014 to allow for a seniors living development.

    Council is undertaking a Preliminary Notification (non-statutory) of a Planning Proposal Application for:
    • 2 Nooal Street Newport (Lot 1 DP 540092)
    • 4 Nooal Street Newport (Lot 1 DP 315279)
    • 66 Bardo Road, Newport (Lot 2 DP 540092)
    Council is seeking public comment on this proposal prior to an assessment of the application being reported to Council.

    The application seeks to add an Additional Permitted Use to the sites under the Pittwater Local Environmental Plan 2014 to allow for a seniors living development.