Planning for the City

Planning for the City
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Our vision is to be a thriving centre of Greater Sydney. We enjoy great services and facilities, as well as quality infrastructure and more. planning city development canterbury bankstown Our vision is to be a thriving centre of Greater Sydney. We enjoy great services and facilities, as well as quality infrastructure and more.  




Bankstown Complete Streets Project Complete Streets ProjectTo support our City's transformation and address key issues, Council needs an integrated transport and streetscape plan to ensure the city centre is both an accessible and appealing destination.
Canterbury Road Review - July 2017 Road Review - July 2017Following a review of the Canterbury Road Corridor, a new approach and vision is being considered. This new vision focuses on integrated transport, land use and public amenity, aimed at achieving a more livable environment.
Canterbury Town Centre upgrade Town Centre upgradeWork is underway on a $5.2 million upgrade of Canterbury Town Centre, aimed at improving the intersection at Charles Street and Roberts Street.
Community Participation Plan Participation PlanThe CPP provides a clear outline for the community to better understand Council’s planning processes and how they can provide feedback on individual DAs and new planning controls for their area
Connective City 2036 City 2036Our Local Strategic Planning Statement – Connective City 2036​ – is the 20-year plan to guide Canterbury-Bankstown's renewal and growth to accommodate a population of 500,000 residents and 165,000 workers and visitors by 2036.
Contaminated land landContaminated sites can have major economic, legal and planning implications for the community.
Heritage has a special value for the present community and for future generations, providing a unique identity to the City.
Open Space and Recreation Planning Space and Recreation PlanningOpen Space Planning provides a Plan for the future direction for recreation services and facilities in Canterbury-Bankstown.
Planning Maps MapsWe maintain detailed maps of the local government area. These maps are designed to help you for the purposes of planning, building and development.
Planning Proposals ProposalsAs part of the Sydney Metropolitan Plan, Council has worked with the NSW Government to establish long-term plans and initiatives for our area.
Planning Strategies StrategiesThe Employment Lands, Housing and Affordable Housing Strategies form part of Canterbury
Plans of Management of ManagementWe must prepare Plans of Management for all land that is classified as ‘Community Land’ within its ownership, care, control and/or management.
Rivers and creeks and creeksOur rivers and creeks form a beautiful part of our infrastructure, but we need to take care of them and ensure that they don’t pose a threat.
Sydenham to Bankstown Corridor to Bankstown CorridorThe Sydenham to Bankstown Corridor is the focus of significant NSW State Government led renewal and change, including the Draft Sydenham to Bankstown Urban Renewal Corridor Strategy and the Sydenham to Bankstown Metro Upgrade Project.