Draft Chapter Comprehensive DCP Review 57/2020/2/1

At the Ordinary Meeting of Cessnock City Council on 17 November 2021 Council resolved to place the Draft Comprehensive DCP Review on Public Exhibition.

The Draft Chapter Comprehensive DCP Review of the Cessnock Development Control Plan 2010 provides development controls for: 

  • The draft Social Impact Assessment and Crime Prevention through Environmental Design chapters of the Cessnock Development Control Plan 2010 provide updated development controls and revised thresholds to trigger a Social Impact Comment, Social Impact Assessment and Crime Prevention through Environmental Design Assessment. Revised guidelines accompany these chapters to assist applicants to meet these requirements. 

The below draft documents are now on public exhibition for a period of 28 days from 1 December 2021 to 19 January 2022.

draft Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design Guidelines(PDF, 640KB)

draft Social Impact Assessment Guidelines(PDF, 114KB)

draft Cessnock Comprehensive Development Control Plan - Issue-based Provisions - Social Impact Assessment(PDF, 550KB)


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