EIS CONSULTATION

Environmental Impact Statement

In late 2022, the NSW Government invited residents to have a say on the Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2. Your comments will help shape the final design for this once-in-a generation transport project.


Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2 Factsheets

Precinct factsheets for Stage 2 of the Parramatta Light Rail (PLR) are now available.

The factsheets outline the expected benefits of light rail and the potential impacts of construction and operations in each of the seven precincts along the alignment, including Camellia, Ermington, Wentworth Point, Melrose Park, Rydalmere, Sydney Olympic Park and Carter Street.

Fact sheets are available in English, Arabic, Hindi, Korean, Simplified Chinese, and Traditional Chinese,

See the Parramatta Light Rail library for all factsheets.


Public Exhibition of the EIS now closed

Public exhibition of the EIS is a vital part of the planning process and provided the perfect opportunity for you to learn more about the project.

Click here to view the documents

The EIS public exhibition period closed on Friday 16 December 2022.

For more information about the project, visit the Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2 virtual engagement room.

PREVIOUS CONSULTATION

In mid-2022, the NSW Government invited community feedback on Parramatta Light Rail (PLR) Stage 2, including the proposed route and stops.

Stage 2 of the proposed Parramatta Light Rail project includes:

  • 15 stop locations from Camellia to Sydney Olympic Park

Stop locations: Sandown Boulevard, John Street, Nowill Street, River Road, Murdoch Street, Atkins Road, Melrose Park, Waratah Street, Wentworth Point, Footbridge Boulevard, Hill Road, Holker Street, Jacaranda Square, Olympic Boulevard, Carter Street.

  • Connection to the future Metro West and heavy rail in Parramatta and Sydney Olympic Park
  • Connection to ferry services at Rydalmere and Wentworth Point.

Consultation has now closed. For further updates on the project, you can register for Parramatta Light Rail newsletters and emails here.

A map illustrating the route of Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2

Proposed Parramatta Light Rail Stage 2 operational map