Voluntary Planning Agreement Register

Section 25F (1) and (2) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000, states that a Council must keep a planning agreement register.

 


Council must keep a record of the following in its register:

  • a short description of any VPA (including any amendment) that applies to the area of the Council,

  • the date the agreement was entered into,

  • the names of the parties, and

  • the land to which it applies.

 


Current Voluntary Planning Agreements

Harrington Grove

Short description:

The Agreement includes the conservation of two heritage homesteads (Harrington Park Homestead and Orielton) on the site and large areas of Cumberland Plain Woodland throughout the site. Facilities including land for District Playing Fields (Narellan Sporting Hub), cycleways/pedestrian paths, lookouts and fitness stations are included under the Agreement. A range of other facilities will also be provided under community title, including a Country Club, neighbourhood centres with pools and hard courts, parks and playgrounds. A monetary contribution is also required under the Agreement.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

22 August 2008

1st Deed of Variation: 27 August 2015

Planning Agreement parties:

Dandaloo Pty Limited, PO Box 42, Narellan NSW 2567

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement  applies:

The Agreement applies to land divided into a west and east portion separated by The Northern Road. Harrington Grove West is bounded by Cobbitty Road to the north, The Northern Road to the east, Narellan Sports Hub to the south and The Meadows residential subdivision to the west. Harrington Grove East is bounded by Oran Park Drive and Dan Cleary Drive to the north, Camden Valley Way to the east, Harrington Park to the south and The Northern Road to the west.

Download Harrington Grove Voluntary Planning Agreement

Download Harrington Grove - 1st Deed of Variation 

 

229 Macquarie Grove Road, Kirkham (Wivenhoe)

Short description:

The Agreement includes the conservation of the heritage homestead, Wivenhoe, and large areas of Cumberland Plain Woodland throughout the site. A range of other facilities will also be provided, including cycleways/pedestrian paths, parks, a playground, and communal recreation facilities as part of the seniors living village. A monetary contribution is also required under the Agreement.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

24 February 2009

Planning Agreement parties

 The Trustees of the Sisters of the Good Samaritan, 1A Harries Road Five Dock NSW 2046

 Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

 Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies land bounded by Cobbitty Road to the north, Macquarie Grove Road to the east, Camden Airport to the south west and Cobbitty to the west.

Download 229 Macquarie Grove Road, Kirkham (Wivenhoe) Voluntary Planning Agreement 

Download 229 Macquarie Grove Road, Kirkham (Wivenhoe) - 1st Deed of Variation

Yamba Cottage

Short description:

The Agreement includes heritage conservation and adaptive reuse works to Yamba Cottage and associated buildings in conjunction with various stages of development of the site.

 Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

26 May 2009

Planning Agreement parties:

Joseph Mourched, 137 Heath Street, Leppington, NSW 2179

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land known as Yamba, which is an 8.3 hectare site fronting Camden Valley Way at Kirkham. The site is situated between existing residential development at The Links Estate Narellan, rural land to the west, and Kirkham Lane to the south.

Download Yamba Cottage Voluntary Planning Agreement

Oran Park Urban Release Area

Short description:

The Agreement contains works and land dedications with a value in excess of $140million (and excluding the value of the water cycle management works and land & the riparian corridor works and land). The Agreement provides all the local recreation/open space, community facilities, roads and drainage required to support this new community. It also includes the delivery of the Oran Park library, community centre, youth recreation centre and leisure centre.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

22 September 2011

Planning Agreement parties:

Greenfields Development Company Pty Limited, 1675 The Northern Road, Bringelly, NSW 2556

Greenfields Development Company No. 2 Pty Limited, 1675 The Northern Road, Bringelly, NSW 2556

Leppington Pastoral Company Pty Limited, 1675 The Northern Road, Bringelly, NSW 2556

Landcom, 330 Church Street, Parramatta, NSW 2150

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

 Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land bound to the north by riparian a corridor, to the east by a riparian corridor and adjoining future residential development, to the south-west by Dan Cleary Drive and south-east by a riparian corridor, and to the west by The Northern Road.

Download Oran Park Urban Release Area Voluntary Planning Agreement

Gregory Hills

Short description:

The Agreement has a value of approximately $60million and includes significant riparian land works, the funding for two major facilities, including a double playing field and a community facility, and the dedication of a significant portion of embellished transmission line easement land to Council.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

4 May 2012

1st Deed of Variation: 24 December 2013

2nd Deed of Variation: 16 December 2014

3rd Deed of Variation: 2 September 2016

Planning Agreement parties:

Dart West Developments Pty Limited, PO Box 228, Narellan NSW 2567

Trustee of the Marist Brothers, PO Box, Drummoyne NSW 1470

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land bound to the north and east by the Upper Sydney Canal, to the south by adjoining Turner Road Growth Centre Precinct and Manooka Valley, and to the west by the Central Hills Business Park and adjoining residential development within Turner Road Growth Centre Precinct.

Download Gregory Hills Voluntary Planning Agreement 

Download Gregory Hills - 1st Deed of Variation

Download Gregory Hills - 2nd Deed of Variation

Download Gregory Hills - 3rd Deed of Variation

El Caballo Blanco, Gledswood & East Side Site

Short description:

The Agreement provides for the provision of two nine hole golf courses surrounding the residential development, one on the west portion of lands and the other on the east portion of lands. The Agreement also requires the establishment and ongoing maintenance of vegetation, and the provision of local parks and other infrastructure works including bridges and cycleways.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into: 

8 May 2012

Planning Agreement parties:

SH Camden Valley Pty Ltd (As Trustee for the SH Camden Valley Unit Trust), 68 Waterloo Road Macquarie Park NSW 2113

Caldla Pty Ltd, 42 Denham Court Road Denham Court NSW 2565

Rok & Teresa Friscic, 190 Raby Road Gledswood Hills NSW 2557

Jozo & Eva Bernatovic, 188 Raby Road Gledswood Hills NSW 2557

Vincenzo & Elizabeth Pisciuneri, 182 Raby Road Gledswood Hills NSW 2557

Frank & Maria Galluzzo, 184 Raby Road Gledswood Hills NSW 2557

Samuel Galluzzo, 41 Cubitt Drive Denham Court NSW 2565

The Owners – Strata Plan 36786, PO Box 121, Liverpool BC NSW 1871

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

 Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land adjoining the Turner Road precinct of the South West Growth Corridor, but is not included within the Growth Corridor. The land is divided into two portions by the Sydney Catchment Authority’s Water Supply Canal. The western protion fronts Camden Valley Way and is generally bound by Camden Lakeside golf course and the eastern portion is generally bound by Raby Road to the east. 

Download El Caballo Blanco, Gledswood & East Side Site Voluntary Planning Agreement

Gledswood Hills

Short description:

The Agreement has works and contribution value in excess of $24million and includes dedication of two major facilities to Council being the South Creek crossing and linear open space through the centre of the site, as well as other parks and facilities. A monetary contribution toward the funding of other off-site facilities such as a library, leisure centre and youth recreation centre, located within the Oran Park Town Centre will also be made.

 Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

8 February 2013

1st Deed of Variation: 14 February 2014

2nd Deed of Variation: 12 October 2015

3rd Deed of Variation: 12 January 2018

 Planning Agreement parties:

SH Camden Valley Pty Ltd (As Trustee for the SH Camden Valley Unit Trust), 68 Waterloo Road Macquarie Park NSW 2113

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land bound to the north El Caballo Blanco development, to the east by the Upper Sydney Canal and the Gregory Hills development, to the south by the South Creek riparian corridor, and to the west by Camden Valley Way.

Download Gledswood Hills Voluntary Planning Agreement  

Download Gledswood Hills - 1st Deed of Variation

Download Gledswood Hills - 2nd Deed of Variation

Download Gledswood Hills - 3rd Deed of Variation 

East Leppington

Short description:

The Agreement includes the provision of embellished passive open space, transport infrastructure, water cycle management facilities, riparian corridor embellishment, land dedication, and the payment of monetary contributions inclusive of the augmentation of future community facilities in Leppington North.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

31 March 2014

Planning Agreement parties:

Stockland Development Pty Ltd, Level 25, 133 Castlereagh Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Leppington Park Pastoral Pty Limited, PO Box 501, Casula NSW 2170

Cornish Group No. Two Pty Limited, 7 Ferncreek Court, Kellyville NSW 2155

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to the part of the East Leppington Growth Centre Precinct that is located within the Camden LGA, and includes the land bound by Camden Valley Way, St Andrews Road and the boundary between the Camden and Campbelltown LGAs.

Download East Leppington Voluntary Planning Agreement

Emerald Hills

Short description:

The Agreement includes the provision of embellished active and passive open space, transport infrastructure, water cycle management facilities, a community centre, riparian corridor and transmission easement embellishment, land dedication, and the payment of monetary contributions inclusive of the augmentation of future community facilities in Leppington North.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

1 August 2014

Planning Agreement parties:

Hazcorp Developments Pty Ltd and Taurus Development Company Pty Ltd (trading as Emerald Hills Estate), PO Box 373 Narellan NSW 2567

D&AI Pty Ltd, PO Box 373 Narellan NSW 2567

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to the land known as the Emerald Hills release area, and includes the land bound by Raby Road, Camden Valley Way, the Sydney Upper Canal and St Andrews Road.

Download Emerald Hills Voluntary Planning Agreement  

 

Cornish Spring Farm

Short description:

The Agreement provides for $34M of public amenities including land dedication, drainage & bush corridor works, road construction and open space facilities. The Agreement also includes a mechanism for the payment of $190K in monetary contributions.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

9 March 2015

Planning Agreement parties:

Cornish No. One, Cornish Spring Farm, Cornish No. Three, Suite 5, 3-7 Park Avenue, Drummoyne NSW 2047

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land generally bound by Springs Road to the north, Barley Road to the west, Norfolk Boulevard to the East and the Nepean River to the south.

Download Cornish Spring Farm Voluntary Planning Agreement  

Narellan Town Centre

Short description:

The Agreement provides for $6.7M of public infrastructure including streetscape, road and drainage works and 2 publically accessible plazas.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

1 April 2015

Planning Agreement parties:

Greenfields Narellan Holdings Pty Ltd and D. Vitocco Constructions Pty. Limited (atf the Vitocco Family Trust together trading under the business name “Narellan Town Centre, 326 Camden Valley Way, Narellan NSW 2567

Narellan Town Centre No 2 Pty Limited (atf the Narellan Town Centre No 2 Unit Trust) Suite 6 320 Camden Valley Way, Narellan NSW 2567

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to land generally bound by Elyard Street to the south, Queen Street and the Old Northern Road to the west, Somerset Street to the East and The Northern Road to the North.

Download Narellan Town Centre Voluntary Planning Agreement  

Arcadian Hills

Short description:

The Agreement includes the provision of embellished passive open space, transport infrastructure, water cycle management facilities, riparian corridor embellishment, land dedication, and the payment of monetary contributions inclusive of the augmentation of future open space and community facilities in Oran Park and the future Marylands Growth Centre Precinct.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

22 September 2015

Planning Agreement parties:

AV Jennings Properties Limited, 11-13 Brookhollow Avenue, Baulkham Hills, NSW 2153

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

The Agreement applies to a portion of the Oran Park Growth Centre Precinct that it located on the western side of The Northern Road.

Download Arcadian Hills Voluntary Planning Agreement 

Catherine Park

Short description:

The objective of the VPA is for the developer to undertake $52M of open space, transport, riparian corridor and watercycle management land and works, as well as a contribution towards off-site facilities, on behalf of the 1850 residential lots proposed in the development.

Date Planning Agreement was entered into:

16 December 2016

Planning Agreement parties:

Hixon Pty Limited, PO Box 42, Narellan, NSW 2567

Dandaloo Pty Limited, PO Box 42, Narellan, NSW 267

Edgewater Homes Pty Limited, Ferntree Gully Road, Mount Waverly, VIC 3149

Camden Council, 37 John Street, Camden NSW 2570

Land to which the Planning Agreement applies:

This VPA applies to the development known as Catherine Park, which is a 163 hectare site bound by Camden Valley Way and Oran Park Drive.

Download Catherine Park Voluntary Planning Agreement

 


VPA Deferrals & Variations

Voluntary planning agreements (VPAs) may contain clauses enabling a developer to defer or vary obligations under a Planning Agreement. 

  • Deferral of Works is an option in a VPA available to a Developer that intends to defer or delay the delivery of Works beyond the obligations specified in the Planning Agreement Schedule of Works.
  • Variation of Works is an option in a VPA available to a Developer that intends to vary the design or specification of any Work that is required to be carried out under a Planning Agreement. 

Developers must apply to Council in writing if they wish to defer or vary their obligations under a VPA.

For further information on voluntary planning agreement Deferrals and Variation contact Camden Council.