Public Notice of Adoption of Amendment 5 to the BDCP

On display until 15 December 2021, 05:00 PM

Council at its meeting on 26 October 2021 resolved to adopt the exhibited Draft Amendment 5 to the Burwood Development Control Plan (BDCP).

Amendment 5 includes:

  • Site specific built form controls for the southern side of Cooper Street Strathfield, subsequent to the approval of the rezoning of this area by the State Government.
  • Site specific built form controls for Livingstone Street and Sym Avenue Burwood, following the preparation of a planning proposal by Council to rezone this area.
  • Changes to current BDCP provisions to support improved design and development outcomes, or support Council’s initiatives currently underway, such as the Shop Front Improvement Program.
  • Updates to reflect changes in legislation.
  • Editorial changes including formatting.

The amended BDCP will become effective on 15 November 2021.

The BDCP can be viewed here 

If you have any questions, please contact Council's Strategic Planning Team on (02) 9911 9911 or email