Hornsby Development Control Plan

Hornsby Shire Council’s HDCP provides simple guidance on how development may occur.DCP


The HDCP is divided into nine parts. The first part spells out general controls that apply to all applications, while the remaining eight parts provide land-use and area-based controls.

** Practice Note: The Local Government (City of Parramatta and Cumberland) Proclamation 2016 provides transitional arrangements for newly amalgamated authorities. The Proclamation stipulates that until new plans are adopted for an amalgamated area, the existing plan from the previous authority applies.

HDCP Book Version

HDCP Individual Parts

The HDCP 2013 can also be purchased from Council as a hard copy or on CD.

A development application is to include all the relevant documentation to enable an assessment of the proposal. The DA Submission Guideline - 3.8MB complements the HDCP 2013 in that it provides a general overview of the common submission requirements for development applications.