Public space is where public life happens
Public spaces like our parks, museums, libraries and high streets connect us to our communities, bring us closer to nature, make us healthier and happier, provide places for celebration and help businesses to prosper.
The NSW Government exhibited a draft NSW Public Spaces Charter PDF, 8748.13 KB in October 2020 - our commitment to quality public spaces for every community across NSW.
The Charter supports the Greener Public Spaces Premier’s Priority to increase the proportion of homes in urban areas within 10 minutes’ walk of quality green, open and public space by 10 per cent by 2023 and will ensure an ongoing commitment to quality public space in NSW.
The draft charter is also available in the following languages:
Hear from Shane Fitzsimmons, Commissioner of Resilience NSW talk about his thoughts on resilient public spaces and our
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See the frequently asked questions PDF, 100.35 KB for more information about the NSW Public Spaces Charter.