Proposed change to the B7 Business Park Zone under the Marrickville Local Environmental Plan (MLEP)


Have your say on a planning proposal to protect employment land and support commercial activities in the B7 Business Park Zone under the Marrickville Local Environmental Plan (MLEP)

Key feature of the planning proposal on public exhibition

• To delete “shop top housing” as Permitted with consent from the Land Use Table for the B7 Business Park zone.

Purpose of the planning proposal

•The listing of “shop top housing” as a use Permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone of the MLEP is inconsistent with the main intent of the zoning.

This main intent is to allow employment uses such as business, and office premises for certain art, technology, production and design sectors, and not for shops. The planning proposal will address this inconsistency in the MLEP.

View the information and have your say

Download the planning proposal and supporting documents

Hard copies of these documents are also available

• Petersham Service Centre, 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham

You can also have your say by post, addressed to The Interim General Manager, Inner West Council, 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham 2019. Please mark your submission 17/SF229.

Submissions close at 5.00pm on Friday 12 May 2017

Enquiries - please contact Peter Wotton, Strategic Planning Projects Coordinator, Marrickville on 9335 2260 peter.wotton@innerwest.nsw.gov.au.

Have your say on a planning proposal to protect employment land and support commercial activities in the B7 Business Park Zone under the Marrickville Local Environmental Plan (MLEP)

Key feature of the planning proposal on public exhibition

• To delete “shop top housing” as Permitted with consent from the Land Use Table for the B7 Business Park zone.

Purpose of the planning proposal

•The listing of “shop top housing” as a use Permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone of the MLEP is inconsistent with the main intent of the zoning.

This main intent is to allow employment uses such as business, and office premises for certain art, technology, production and design sectors, and not for shops. The planning proposal will address this inconsistency in the MLEP.

View the information and have your say

Download the planning proposal and supporting documents

Hard copies of these documents are also available

• Petersham Service Centre, 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham

You can also have your say by post, addressed to The Interim General Manager, Inner West Council, 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham 2019. Please mark your submission 17/SF229.

Submissions close at 5.00pm on Friday 12 May 2017

Enquiries - please contact Peter Wotton, Strategic Planning Projects Coordinator, Marrickville on 9335 2260 peter.wotton@innerwest.nsw.gov.au.


  • Department of Planning & Environment approves amendment to the Marrickville Local Environmental Plan 2011

    about 2 months ago

    The draft amendment to delete 'shop top housing from the MLEP 2011 as a use permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone came into force on 16 June 2017.

    The draft amendment to delete 'shop top housing from the MLEP 2011 as a use permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone came into force on 16 June 2017.

  • Council seeks approval from DP&E for final approval

    about 2 months ago

    Council considered a report about the proposal to delete 'shop top housing' as a use permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone at a meeting on 23 May 2017.

    Council resolved that:

    1. the report be received and noted.
    2. Council forward the draft amendment to MLEP 2011 to the Department of Planning & Environment seeking final approval and gazettal.

    Council considered a report about the proposal to delete 'shop top housing' as a use permitted with consent in the B7 Business Park zone at a meeting on 23 May 2017.

    Council resolved that:

    1. the report be received and noted.
    2. Council forward the draft amendment to MLEP 2011 to the Department of Planning & Environment seeking final approval and gazettal.