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Draft Amendment (No.12) to Strathfield Consolidated Development Control Plan 2005 – Provision of Greywater Systems

Council at its meeting on 7 July 2020 resolved to amend the Strathfield Consolidated Development Control Plan 2005 (SCDCP 2005). 

The amendment proposes to amend the General Introduction and the following parts of SCDCP 2005;

  • Part A – Dwelling Houses and Ancillary Structures
  • Part B – Dual Occupancy Housing
  • Part C – Multiple Unit Housing

Amendment No.12 proposes to incorporate provisions for greywater systems into Council’s Development Control Plans for new dwellings and multi-unit/residential flat buildings.

It is proposed to encourage and provide the opportunity for greywater systems to form part of all new residential developments. It is therefore recommended to include these provisions in the following sections of the SCDCP 2005:

Part A – Dwelling Houses and Ancillary Structures

13 Ecologically Sustainable Development

13.2.5 Greywater systems

Part B – Dual Occupancy Housing

2 Site Planning and Design Provisions

2.4 Energy Efficiency and Water Conservation

2.4.6 Water Management

Greywater systems

Part C – Multiple-Unit Housing

2 Site Planning and Design Provisions

2.4 Energy Efficiency and Water Conservation

2.4.6 Water Management

Greywater systems

The SCDCP 2005 (Draft Amendment No.12) will be on public exhibition from Thursday 16th July 2020 to Friday 14th August 2020.  The exhibition materials will be displayed:

Making a submission

Any person can make a submission in writing on draft SCDCP 2005 (Amendment No.2).  Submissions must be lodged with Council no later than 5pm on Friday 14th August 2020 and should be addressed to the CEO, Strathfield Council and posted to PO Box 120, Strathfield NSW 2135 or emailed to: council@strathfield.nsw.gov.au.

Should you have questions regarding draft SCDCP 2005 (Amendment No.12), please contact Council’s Specialist Strategic Planner, George Andonoski on 9748 9660.

Public exhibition documents:

Council Resolution - DEU1 Greywater Systems General Introduction of SCDCP 2005 Council 070720 Part A OF SCDCP 2005 - Dwelling Houses and Ancillary Structures - Adopted Council 070720 Part B - Dual Occupancy Housing - Council 070720 Part C - Multiple Unit Housing - Council 070720
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