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NSW Department of Planning and Environment

We support a strong and liveable New South Wales, create housing, jobs and opportunities in a resilient and sustainable environment. Find out more about the work we're delivering.

Disaster recovery - planning guidance

Planning initiatives and general guidance to support flood affected communities to recover and rebuild.


NSW floods ‒ information and support services

NSW Government information and services to help individuals, families, households and businesses. Includes details for emergency assistance, flood warnings and alerts, and what you can do to plan and prepare.


Our work

We deliver a range of key programs and initiatives across NSW through our different agencies, offices and business partners.

2022 Housing Package

Laying the foundation for inclusive, sustainable housing for now and into the future.

First home buyers together at building site.

NSW Koala Strategy

NSW releases Australia's largest investment in koalas.

Koala Port Macquarie. Credit: David Finn

Let’s Stop It and Swap It

Banning single-use plastics.

Plastic bags

Get involved and have your say

Have your say on consultations happening in your community and share your opinions on new projects, services and government policy.

Interment Industry Scheme

Have your say on the Cemetery and Crematoria NSW (CCNSW) draft Interment Industry Scheme. Comment by Sunday 31 July 2022.

Interment Industry Scheme

Border Rivers Regional Water Strategy

Have your say on the Border Rivers Regional Water Strategy. Comment by Wednesday 29 June 2022.

Border Rivers

Western Regional Water Strategy

Have your say on the draft Western Regional Water Strategy. Comment by Wednesday 13 July 2022.