Our work

The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster will drive greater levels of integration and efficiency across key areas such as long-term planning, precincts, infrastructure priorities, open space, the environment, our natural resources - land, water, minerals, energy, and growing our industries.

Aboriginal Housing Office

Delivering better housing choices for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in NSW.

Environment, Energy and Science

Working with the community, we care for and protect NSW’s environment and energy.

Housing and Property

Delivering diverse housing, economic activities, public spaces, sustainable and resilient water services for the people of New South Wales.

NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer

The NSW Chief Scientist & Engineer consults widely with academia, industry and government to ensure knowledge and research can be adapted and used to benefit NSW.

Office of Local Government

Strengthening the sustainability, performance, integrity, transparency and accountability of the local government sector.

Place, Design and Public Spaces

Making people’s lives better by making NSW a great place to live and work.

Planning and Assessment

Innovative thinking to improve statutory planning and assessment systems.

Regions, Industry, Agriculture and Resources

Increasing the value of primary industries and drive economic growth across NSW.

Strategy and Reform

The Strategy and Reform team are focused on developing the long-term direction of the Department.

Water

Delivering diverse housing, economic activities, public spaces, sustainable and resilient water services for the people of New South Wales.