Policies & Plans
The following link provides access to relevant Acts, Regulations and Environmental Planning Instruments
State Environmental Planning Policies
The following link provides access to the NSW Department of Planning website as a list of all State Emvironmental Planning Policies (SEPP) that apply to NSW. This site will provide a brief background to the relevant SEPPs and a link to the NSW Legislation website.
It should be noted that not all State Environmental Planning Policies apply to the Griffith Local Government area. Details of the applicable SEPPs are set out in a Section 149(2) certificate which may be obtained from Council. Please refer to Council's Revenue Policy for the current fee.
Local Environmental Plan 2014
The following link to the NSW Legislation website will provide the most up-to-date version of the Griffith Local Environmental Plan 2014.
Copies of the GLEP 2014 document and maps are available for public inspection or purchase at Council's Customer Service Centre, located on the ground floor of the Griffith City Council Administration Building, 1 Benerembah Street Griffith between 8:15am - 4pm Monday to Friday.
Griffith Land Use Strategy Beyond 2030 Please note that the Griffith Land Use Strategy Beyond 2030 is a large-size file and will take a while to open.
The Griffith Land Use Strategy Beyond 2030 was developed by Griffith City Council over the past few years in close co-operation with the Griffith community, business groups within Griffith and a range of State agencies. The document will function as a flexible guideline to inform future decisions on spatial planning.
Copies of the GLEP 2014 document and maps are available for public inspection or purchase at Council's Customer Service Centre, located on the ground floor of the Griffith City Council Administration Building, 1 Benerembah Street Griffith between 8:15am - 4:00pm Monday to Friday.
Development Control Plans
The following Development Control Plans are available for download:
DCP No. 1 - Non-urban development
DCP No. 3 - Industrial Development
DCP No. 5 - Wyangan Avenue Residential Precinct
DCP No. 6B - Pioneer Precinct
DCP No. 11 - Urban Subdivision
DCP No. 17 - Siting and Development of Public Open Space Areas
DCP No. 19 - Mixed development
DCP No. 20 - Parking (2011)
DCP No. 21 - Residential development
DCP No. 22 - Exempt & Complying Development
DCP - Collina Growth Area
Griffith Community Participation Plan
The Griffith Community Participation Plan (CPP) sets out when and how the community will be engaged regarding Council’s planning related functions. The preparation and implementation of a CPP is a requirement of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 (EP&A Act). Click here to view the plan Griffith Community Participation Plan
The following Developer Contribution and Servicing Plans apply to land within the local government area:
Sewerage Development Servicing Plan No. 1
Water Supply Development Servicing Plan No. 1
Stormwater Development Servicing Plan - Collina
Section 94A Development Contributions Plan 2010 (Amendment 2013)
The introduction of the current Section 94A Plan on 1 July 2010 had the effect of repealing a number of Section 94 Plans. For a copy of repealed Section 94 Plans please contact Council's Customer Service Centre on (02) 6962 8100 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org