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  • Draft Climate Change Policy to go on public exhibition
    In an effort to address the changing climate affecting the Cessnock Local Government Area, Council has developed a draft Climate Change Policy. The community are encouraged to provide feedback on the Policy during the public exhibition period. The draft Climate Change Policy will be on public exhibition from the 26 February until the 25 March 2020. 
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Draft Housing Strategy

The NSW Department of Planning and Environment requires each council to prepare a local housing strategy. The strategy will consider local evidence including population factors, the supply and demand for housing and local land-use opportunities to respond to housing needs across the Cessnock LGA. 

The strategy will result in a policy framework and actions to respond to local housing needs across the Cessnock LGA.

Council engaged SGS Economics and Planning to undertake a Housing Preferences Study, the report is available to read below:

If you have any questions please contact Council's Senior Strategic Planner, Rob Corken on 4993 4100.