Works Zone - Dwyer Street, Chippendale

Decision Maker: Local Pedestrian, Cycling and Traffic Calming Committee

Decision status: Recommendations Determined




It is recommended that the Committee endorse the following reallocation of the kerb space in Dwyer Street, Chippendale:

·                On the northern side, between the points 6 metres and 18.8 metres east of Kensington Street, as "Works Zone 7.30am-5.30pm Mon-Fri, 7.30am-3.30pm Sat" and "2P Ticket 5.30pm-10pm Mon-Fri, 3.30pm-10pm Sat, 8am-10pm Sun, Permit Holder Excepted Area 32"; and

·                On the southern side, between the points 6.9 metres and 22.7 metres east of Kensington Street, as "No Stopping".

Subject to the following conditions:

(A)      The Applicant must comply with the Works Zone conditions as stipulated in Schedule C of this agenda.

(B)      The Applicant is not permitted to operate any part of a crane over a public road or hoist/swing goods from a Works Zone across or over any part of a public road by means of a lift, hoist or crane unless a separate approval has been obtained from the City's Construction and Building Certification Services Unit as required under Section 68 of the Local Government Act 1993 and Section 138 of the Roads Act 1993.

(C)      The Applicant must temporarily remove the existing layback along the Dwyer Street frontage of 16-18 Broadway, Chippendale, to provide sufficient space for vehicles to load and unload within the Works Zone, as well as maintain vehicular accessibility in Dwyer Street.

(D)      The Applicant must fully fund, and deliver, the reinstatement of kerb and gutter and footpath along the Dwyer Street frontage of 16-18 Broadway, Chippendale, to the City's satisfaction, once the Works Zone is no longer required. All works must be undertaken to the City’s standards and specifications and to the satisfaction of the City’s Public Domain team.

(E)      The Works Zone is to be limited to vehicles up to 6.4 metre long Rigid Vehicles

(F)       The Applicant must notify adjacent properties of the Works Zone at least 14 days prior to installation and must provide a telephone number of the supervisor responsible for the proposed Works Zone and include contact details in the notification letter to be distributed to affected stakeholders.

Voting Members for this Item


Voting Members



City of Sydney



Roads and Maritime Services



NSW Police – Sydney City PAC



Representative for the Member for Newtown





The Committee unanimously supported the recommendation.


Emag Apartments Pty Ltd has requested a 12.8 metre long Works Zone in Dwyer Street, Chippendale to facilitate construction works at 16-18 Broadway, Chippendale.

Report author: Hassan Choudhry

Publication date: 18/07/2019

Date of decision: 18/07/2019

Decided at meeting: 18/07/2019 - Local Pedestrian, Cycling and Traffic Calming Committee

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