Planning Exhibitions - Fairfield City Wide Development Control Plan 2013 Amendment No. 15

File Number
Submission due
22 November 2017
Housekeeping Amendment to Fairfield City Wide DCP

Council at its meeting on 10 October 2017 resolved to publicly exhibit a draft amendment to the Fairfield City Wide Development Control Plan (FCW DCP) to improve and clarify the document for all users, including applicants and assessing staff. The proposed amendments include but not limited to clarification of alfresco areas and carports provisions for secondary dwellings, clarification of lot width provisions for dual occupancy and multi dwelling housing on cul-de-sac heads, setbacks for residential flat buildings on corner sites, removal of Chapter 8B Neighbourhood and Local Centres – Mixed Use (Up to 2 storeys) to ensure consistency with the Apartment Design Guide, inclusion of accessibility requirements, inclusion of Council’s Stormwater Management Policy, and guidelines for acknowledging petitions.


The draft FCW DCP amendments are on exhibition for a minimum of 28 days from 25 October 2017 to 22 November 2017 inclusive.

SUBMISSIONS: If you wish to make a submission please quote Council's file number.  All submissions made will be considered prior to a decision being made. For any further enquiries in relation to any of the applications, please call 9725 0222. Copies of all items on public exhibition are also available in hard copy at Council’s Administration Centre, 86 Avoca Road, Wakeley (between the hours of 8.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday) where your questions can be answered in person. Comments are welcomed during the period of public exhibition and should be forwarded in a letter, address to: Alan Young, City Manager, Fairfield City Council, PO Box 21 Fairfield NSW 1860, or by sending an email to

Notes on Submissions

1. Confidentiality of Submissions - Any submissions made to Council are publicly accessible under the provisions of the Government Information (Public Access) Act 2009. The content of your submission will not be kept confidential, however you may request for your name and address to be kept private and censored from any future publications.

2. Disclosure of Political Donations and Gifts - If you intend to make a submission in relation to this Review you may be affected by the requirements of Section 147 of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 in relation to the disclosure of Political Donations and Gifts. Please refer to Council’s Political Donations and Gifts Disclosure Statement  - or phone 9725 0222 for further information on the requirements to disclose political donations and gifts to Councillors and/or Council employees.