Court Operations and Access
Council is seeking community feedback on the operation of enclosed courts and opportunities to improve and increase access.
Council is seeking community feedback on the operation of enclosed courts and opportunities to improve and increase access.
As food waste makes up almost half of the material in our general waste bin, Council wants to hear your thoughts on a FOGO Collection Service!
Council is working with Western Sydney Local Health District on a three-year study into how people move about their neighbourhood.
Council is installing new lighting along the shared pathway on the northern side of the Parramatta River foreshore, between O’Connell Street & Marsden Street.
Tell us why you think it is important that all community members can see and have a direct impact on Council decisions that shape our City!
The proposed bridges, shared path and cycleway will connect the Carter Street Precinct community to the Haslams Creek paths to the river and M4 shared path to the CBD.
The T-Way cycleway is a 30km off-road path from Windsor to Parramatta. The four on-road sections which remain are all located within the City of Parramatta.
Alfred Street, Harris Park is identified in Transport for NSW’s Principle Bicycle Network and the City of Parramatta Bike Plan as a priority pedestrian and cyclist route.
Council recently sought feedback from the community on a proposal to improve pedestrian and cyclist facilities at the eastern end of George Street in Parramatta!
The proposed Dunlop Street pedestrian and cyclist paths would result in a higher quality, safer, pedestrian and cyclist experience. Learn more about the project here.
Council is constructing a pedestrian and cyclist bridge over the Parramatta River at Alfred Street in Rosehill. Learn more about the associated works here.
Construction has now been completed on the upgrade to Doyle Ground Playground in North Parramatta. Learn more about the project and the feedback we received here!
The Parramatta Local Environmental Plan (LEP) has been adopted by Council.
Thank you to everyone who contributed over the two stage stages of community consultation to inform the upgrade for this local centre. View the final plans here.
The City of Parramatta has completed upgrades at Max Ruddock Reserve in Winston Hills and is now looking to upgrade the amenities building.
Submissions on the future use of this electrical substation closed at 9am on Monday 3 August 2020. Click here to discover what we heard.
In early 2021, Council sought feedback on six potential draft built form options presented in the Draft Planning Strategy for the North-East Planning Investigation Area.
City of Parramatta is working towards the creation of an Art Plan for North Granville which forms part of the Parramatta Road Urban Amenity Improvement Program.
The City of Parramatta sought feedback on recent amendments to the Councillors’ Expenses and Facilities Policy. These were endorsed in November 2021.
Public exhibition of the Planning Proposal and draft Planning Agreement for 1 Windsor Road, North Rocks concluded at 5PM on Friday 17 December 2021.
Council is seeking to upgrade the local shopping centre located on Sherwood Street in Northmead. Follow the project for updates here.
Council wants to work with you to deliver an improved netball court at Dundas Park. Learn more about the consultation here!
Council recently sought your feedback to inform ideas for upgrades to Stamford Avenue Shops in Ermington. Thank you to everyone who provided feedback.
Planning Proposal, Draft Development Control Plan and Draft Planning Agreement for 135 George Street and 118 Harris Street, Parramatta (Albion Hotel site)
Council recently sought feedback on the unnamed pedestrian thoroughfare that connects Forest Grove to Essex Street, Epping.
Parramatta's growth and transformation requires a strategic approach to addressing the City’s parking needs. Exhibition concluded at 5pm on Wednesday 22 September 2021.
Over two stages of community engagement, Council wants to work with you to deliver a fun new play space at Jenkins Street Reserve in Dundas!
Council recently exhibited a Planning Proposal, Draft Development Control Plan (DCP) and Draft Planning Agreement for 8-14 Great Western Highway, Parramatta.
Over two stages of community engagement, Council wants to work with you to deliver a fun new play space at Orchard Road Reserve (Carlingford Oval) Playground in Beecroft!
Council is upgrading the playground at Walter Brown Park in Oatlands and we also wanted to hear your ideas for Gibbons Street Shops!
City of Parramatta Council recently sought community feedback on the shortlisted names for the City’s new community, cultural, and civic heart in Parramatta Square.
The exhibition period for the amended draft Planning Agreement has now closed.
Council reviews the Operational Plan and Budget annually to ensure activities are on track with its Delivery Program and priority goals.
Council wants everyone in our community to benefit from our City’s growth and prosperity, and this is why Council created the Socially Sustainable Framework.
Check out the names that have been endorsed for three streets and a park in the northernmost part of the Carter Street Precinct. Thank you to everyone that had their say.
100 commuter car parking spaces are being added to Junction Road, Winston Hills in a joint partnership between The Hills Shire, Transport for NSW and City of Parramatta.
The Draft Development Control Plan for the Telopea Precinct provides further guidance on future development. Public exhibition closed 5pm Thursday 17 June 2021.
Council is currently developing a draft Community and Crown Land Plan of Management. You can now check out what we heard during stage one consultation!
Council is upgrading Newington Reserve on the corner of Slough Avenue and Holker Street in Silverwater! Keep up to date on this project here.
Stage one consultation ran from Monday 1 June to Tuesday 23 June 2020. We had a very strong response, with over 200 online surveys completed during this time!
From Monday 16 November until Monday 7 December 2020, the Epping Pool Draft Concept Plan was publicly exhibited. Learn more here!
Bungaree Road Shops in Toongabbie are a convenient and much loved local centre and we are looking for ways to improve the look, feel and function of the area.
Stay up to date on the design process for George Kendall Riverside Park here.
Thank you to everyone who recently participated in the Imagine Granville campaign.
Council is proposing to install ‘40km/h High Pedestrian Activity Areas (HPAA)’ restrictions and speed cushions in selected streets in Newington.
Council recently exhibited the Planning Proposal for land at 64 Victoria Road, North Parramatta. Exhibition concluded at 5pm on Wednesday 11 August 2021.
Council is collaborating with the NSW government on a free and digital public space project that celebrates our public spaces. Voting has now closed!
Following the recent completion of the amenities building, Council is looking to improve the connection between Yates Avenue Shops with Dundas Park in Dundas Valley.
Council recently re-exhibited the Draft Planning Agreement for the site at 14-16 Hill Road, Sydney Olympic Park. Learn more here.
Charles Street Square, at Parramatta Quay, is where people who travel to our city along the Parramatta River first arrive. Learn more about the project here!
Council is upgrading Sturt and Acacia Parks in Telopea. These upgrades will provide the community with continued access to quality recreation spaces.
Council recently sought your feedback on the draft Sustainability Small Grants and Rebates Program as part of public exhibition.
The City of Parramatta is upgrading the Bartlett Street Centre and Thomas Wemyss Park, Ermington as part of Council’s long-running Better Neighbourhood Program (BNP).
Council recently exhibited a Planning Proposal, Draft Development Control Plan and Draft Planning Agreement for 85-91 Thomas Street, Parramatta.
Council recently consulted on the five (5) proposed names for five (5) new streets in the Hill Road Precinct, Sydney Olympic Park!
Exhibition of the Draft CBD Local Infrastructure Contributions Plan 2021 concluded on 20 September 2021.
Council recently consulted with the community on how we are tracking towards achieving our goals and vision for the City!
Rydalmere Park Masterplan was adopted by City of Parramatta Council in July 2019.
The Parramatta City Centre Development Control Plan is a component of the review of the Parramatta CBD Planning Framework. Learn more about the recent exhibition here.
Thank you to everyone who voted to help decide the vibe for Phillip Lane! Learn more about this project here.
Council is renewing our Disability and Inclusion action Plan (DIAP). Learn more and stay up to date here.
View the Traffic Plan for Good and Bridge Streets that we recently sought feedback on here.
Council recently sought feedback on a proposal to install ‘6P 7pm - 7am Mon-Fri’ restrictions to up to 76 parking spaces on the western side of Cambridge Street, Epping.
The Sportsground Strategy and Action Plan (SSAP) will aid the long-term management and planning for sportsgrounds for the City of Parramatta. Have your say today!
Have your say on the draft DCP that will guide the night time economy to grow and diversify, and ensure good venue practice to promote a safe night time economy.
Council recently asked for your feedback on the concept plan, proposed parking changes and the Review of Environmental Factors for the F.S. Garside Park improvements!
Have your say on the draft Guidelines for Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure on Council Land which provides conditions for Electric Vehicle charging infrastructure.
Sydney Water and the City of Parramatta are working together on this project and looking at ways to improve water quality, natural habitat and the park as a whole.
The purpose of the supported proposal is to increase the number of unrestricted car parking spaces near Wentworthville Railway Station. Learn more here.
As a result of the feedback, Council will not be proceeding with the installation of angle parking spaces in Short Street and Water Street, Wentworthville.
Thank you to everyone who have provided feedback over the last 9 months! Explore the draft concept plan for the stage 1 upgrades and stay up to date with this project.
Council is looking to work with the Wentworth Point community over the next 6 months to build a vision, set objectives & determine achievable action items for the suburb!
Council consulted on a proposal to install angled parking spaces with timed restrictions on the western side of Victoria Street, Epping.
In late 2020, Council conducted extensive community engagement around a number of names proposed for the roads and open spaces of the Melrose Park Precinct.
Tell us what you think about the recently completed upgrades at the Lomond Centre Shops in Winston Hills!
Tell us what you think about the upgrades at Woodstock Road Shops!
City of Parramatta is pleased to announce that it will be upgrading Brodie Street, Rydalmere as part of its Better Neighbourhoods Program (BNP).
Council is upgrading Don Moore Reserve in North Rocks, and we want your help in shaping the design! Learn more here.
Council will soon be delivering the second stage of proposed works on Phillip Street Smart Street. Learn more here!
Council recently exhibited a Planning Proposal, Draft Development Control Plan and Draft Planning Agreement for 23-25 Windsor Road, Northmead. Learn more here.
Council recently sought the community's feedback on the value of 50 local and neighbourhood centres. Find out what we heard here!
In late 2020, City of Parramatta completed extensive upgrades of the Chisholm Centre in Winston Hills. We are now looking to add an amenities block - learn more here!
The new Buruwang Park Playground in Newington is now open! Check it out and learn more here.
Find out more about the adopted Granville Town Square Master Plan and what we heard here.
The adopted Hill Road Master Plan aims to increase pedestrian and vehicular safety, create a greener more shaded roadway, manage flooding and address drainage concerns.
Council has approved changes to how rates are calculated by introducing a single, consistent method of calculation.
The Binalong Park Master Plan was adopted on the 26 of July 2021! Learn more about the consultation process and what we heard here.
The Master Plan for Belmore Park in North Parramatta was adopted by Council at its meeting held on Monday 22 March 2021. Check it out and learn more here!
The upgrade of Edwin Ross Reserve in Carlingford is now complete! Check it out and learn more here.
The upgrades to the Melbourne Road Reserve Playground in Winston Hills are now complete! Check it out and learn more here.
Pierre de Coubertin Park Playground in Newington has now been upgraded and is open to the community. Check it out and learn more here!
The new Richill Park Playground and Yarning Circle in Constitution Hill is now open! Check it out and learn more here.
Roger Gregory Playground in Winston Hills is now open to the community. Check it out and learn more about the project here!
The upgraded River Park Playground in Ermington is now open! Check it out and learn more about the project here.
City of Parramatta Council upgraded the Gallery Gardens playground, picnic facilities and tennis courts after comprehensive consultation with the community!
We are pleased to announce that Barnett Dog Park is now open to the community, with dogs now again able to socialise, try out the agility equipment, and sniff around.
In early 2021, Council consulted the community around proposed names for two existing lanes located off Wentworth Avenue, opposite Toongabbie Train Station.
The Parramatta CBD Planning Proposal was endorsed at the City of Parramatta Council Meeting held on Tuesday 15 June 2021. Learn more here.
The Heart of Play Master Plan has now been adopted and will provide the blueprint for upgrades and improvements to a sporting and recreation network in North Parramatta.
The City of Parramatta (Outside CBD) Development Contributions Plan was endorsed at the Council Meeting on Monday 12 July 2021. Learn more here.
Council recently sought feedback on a proposal to promote Harris Park as ‘Little India’. Learn more about this project here.
The Development Application (DA) for the Parramatta aquatic and leisure centre was exhibited for public feedback and submissions closed on Thursday 25 June 2020.
The Integrated Transport Plan for Parramatta CBD assesses the impacts of the Parramatta CBD Planning Proposal and identifies required improvements.
In early 2021, Council asked young people aged 12 to 25 in and around Epping to come up with ideas to help activate the local area!
Thank you to everyone who provided feedback on the proposed parking scheme. As a result of community consultation, the proposed parking scheme will not be proceeding.
The City of Parramatta has proposed a number of improvements to deliver a safer and more pleasant cycling connection between Epping and Carlingford.
71% of participants support a permanent fence! Council is proceeding with the installation of a permanent fence in the same location as the temporary fence.
We asked the community to share stories, great initiatives and ideas to help our community cope and recover. Find out what we heard here.
Council conducted a review of the many land use plans that apply to different parts of the City of Parramatta area.
The draft Community Infrastructure Strategy (CIS) helps us to identify and plan for the current and future infrastructure needs of the City of Parramatta.
In December 2020, Council consolidated the 9 sets of development application (DA) notification requirements from the Development Control Plans.
The vision for the city is to build-on and celebrate its unique identity, to provide homes, jobs and transport to support an inclusive, vibrant and welcoming lifestyle
A framework for how government, businesses and industry partners can work together to improve visitor experiences and grow tourism across the Parramatta area.
In 2014 a vision was launched - that by 2025 millions of people who live and work within 20 minutes of the Parramatta River would be able to swim in it.
Thank you to everyone that commented on the Homebush Bay Circuit Wayfinding Strategy and Masterplan Draft. Check out what we heard!
Thank you to everyone that had a say on changes to Council's Code of Meeting Practice!
Thank you for sharing your views on the Draft Pesticide Use Notification Plan. Check it out in English and major community languages here!
Are your local shops in line for an upgrade? Check out what we heard during community consultation!
Thank you for your feedback! We will keep you updated as more information becomes available about this project.
The City of Parramatta received 113 formal responses via its engagement portal and three email submissions. We thank everyone for their contributions!
The Delivery Program is a 3-year business plan that outlines how Council will deliver its core services, activities, programs, projects, budget, and fees and charges.
Endorsed! During October and November in 2019, we sought your feedback to help us prioritise our actions to reflect our community’s aspirations for our night time city!
Council conducted a study in 2020 to better understand the needs of businesses in our key industrial employment lands to prosper into the future!
The Community Engagement Strategy, which has now been endorsed by Council details how we will engage with you and how you can have a say on projects that matter to you!
During late 2020, Council's Research and Insights team asked the community about the impact of COVID-19 on their health and fitness.
Council wanted to learn about our community's experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.
In mid-2020, we asked for your feedback on the Council's Draft Operational Plan and Budget 2020/21, part of which will help guide the City’s recovery from COVID-19.
PRUAIP provides funding to develop open spaces and plazas, cycle paths, playing fields and streetscape improvements along the Parramatta Road corridor.
The exhibition of the Block H DCP Amendment and Planning Agreement has now closed for submissions. Follow this page for updates.
We're progressing plans to build an iconic new cultural, community and civic building which will define the character and identity of the future Parramatta Square.
You are invited to review the current Development Applications and should you wish, make a written submission.
Community Engagement Team
1300 617 058
City of Parramatta Council acknowledges the Dharug people who are the traditional custodians of the land of Parramatta. Council pays respect to the Elders past and present of the Dharug nation and extends that respect to other First Nations people visiting this site.