Strategic Planning considerations for cemeteries

In February 2019, the Premier requested the Greater Sydney Commission provide advice and recommendations on the strategic planning considerations for the provision of new cemeteries.

The request has been made under Section 10 (1)(a) of the Greater Sydney Commission Act 2015 and the Commission’s advice will inform the NSW Government on the key planning criteria to be considered in identifying locations for new cemeteries.

The Commission reported its findings to the Premier in December 2019. Enquiries may be directed to