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Community Participation Plan

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  • Infrastructure
  • Liveability
  • Productivity
  • Sustainability
  • All
A city supported by infrastructureInfrastructure
A collaborative cityCollaboration
A city for peoplePeople
Housing the cityHousing
A city of great placesPlaces
A well connected cityConnected
Jobs and skills for the cityJobs
A city in its landscapeLandscape
An efficient cityEfficiency
A resilient cityResilience
Lucy Turnbull

Message from the Chief Commissioner

The Greater Sydney Commission is committed to listening to, and collaborating with, the community to achieve our powerful vision for a metropolis of three cities and quality outcomes for all Sydneysiders.

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The Commission is an independent, statutory planning authority, which brings community, industry and government together to identify strategies for improving the liveability, productivity and sustainability of Greater Sydney now and in the future.

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Community providing feedback

Community Participation Plan

Who does our Community Participation Plan apply to? What values will guide our engagement? How can the community participate in the work of the Commission? What are our statutory exhibition timeframes?

See the full Community Participation Plan (PDF 1.5MB).

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The Commission values and encourages the input of community, business and the development industry. The draft Community Participation Plan was on exhibition from 27 September to 13 December 2019.

See the Submission and Engagement Summary (PDF 230KB).

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