Proposed Voluntary Planning Agreement - Petersham RSL

Inner West Council and Deicorp Projects Petersham Pty Ltd are proposing to enter into a Voluntary Planning Agreement which would take effect on the date it is executed by both parties.

The Voluntary Planning Agreement is in relation to the redevelopment of

  • 3-7 Regent Street;
  • 13-17 Regent Street;
  • 287 - 309 Trafalgar Street & 16 - 20 Fisher Street, Petersham.

The redevelopment will

  • allow ‘registered club’ as an additional permitted use for 287-309 Trafalgar Street
  • remove ‘registered club’ as an additional permitted use from 16-20 Fisher Street.
  • create approximately 356 apartment dwellings.
  • provide 150 car spaces for the RSL Club

Inner West Council and Deicorp Projects Petersham Pty Ltd are proposing to enter into a Voluntary Planning Agreement which would take effect on the date it is executed by both parties.

The Voluntary Planning Agreement is in relation to the redevelopment of

  • 3-7 Regent Street;
  • 13-17 Regent Street;
  • 287 - 309 Trafalgar Street & 16 - 20 Fisher Street, Petersham.

The redevelopment will

  • allow ‘registered club’ as an additional permitted use for 287-309 Trafalgar Street
  • remove ‘registered club’ as an additional permitted use from 16-20 Fisher Street.
  • create approximately 356 apartment dwellings.
  • provide 150 car spaces for the RSL Club on Site 3 while safeguarding an appropriate floor space ratio.
  • increase the building heights and floor space ratios on all three sites within the existing R4 High Density Residential zone

Find out more about the planning proposal for this development here


Key features of the Voluntary Planning Agreement

  • Deicorp Projects Petersham Pty Ltd will provide a monetary contribution of $3,500,000 to Inner West Council which is to be paid when occupation certificate obtained
  • Deicorp Projects Petersham Pty Ltd will provide 6 units to Inner West Council which will be allocated to Affordable Housing units – these units will be 3 x 2 bedroom units and 3 x 1 bedroom units. The ownership of the units will be transferred to Inner West Council at the completion of the project
  • Deicorp Projects Petersham Pty Ltd will provide a total of 24 car spaces to be allocated as public car spaces within the development


Download the VPA document here

All information relating to these matters can also be viewed in hardcopy at:

  • Council’s Administrative Centre: 7-15 Wetherill Street, Leichhardt
  • Council’s Administrative Centre 2-14 Fisher Street, Petersham


Have your say

  • Using the online form below
  • By mail - addressed to Rik Hart, General Manager, Inner West Council, PO Box 45, Leichhardt NSW 2040.

Submissions close at 5pm on Tuesday 5 June 2018


Enquiries - please Bojan Sodic, Strategic Investment Manager, on 9392 5839 or bojan.sodic@innerwest.nsw.gov.au