CBD Light Rail Environmental Impact Exhibited

November 25, 2013

CBD and South East Light Rail Project’s Environmental Impact Statement Exhibition

The CBD and South East Light Rail project’s Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) has been submitted to the Department of Planning and Infrastructure and is on public exhibition from 14 November until 16 December 2013.  The EIS outlines the key features of the project, assesses its potential environmental impacts during construction and operation and outlines recommended measures to minimise and manage potential impacts. 


As part of the EIS process, you are encouraged to make a submission to the Department of Planning and Infrastructure.  To view the full EIS and make a submission please visit www.majorprojects.planning.nsw.gov.au.  All submissions must be received by Department of Planning and Infrastructure by close of business Monday 16 December 2013.


If you would like to find out more about the CBD and South East Light Rail project and the Environmental Impact Statement, the project team and technical experts will be available to discuss the EIS and answer questions at the following drop in community information sessions: 


Eastern Suburbs Masonic Centre

 199 Anzac Parade Kensington

 Saturday 23 November, 10am – 2pm


State Library

Macquarie Street, Sydney

Tuesday 26 November, 4pm – 8pm


Randwick Town Hall

Corner Avoca and Frances streets, Randwick

Saturday 30 November, 10am – 2pm


Sydney Boys High School

Gate 9, Anzac Parade, Moore Park

Thursday 5 December, 4pm – 8pm


Surry Hills Library

405 Crown Street, Surry Hills

Tuesday 10 December, 4pm – 8pm 


You can also visit the project website www.sydneylightrail.transport.nsw.gov.au, phone 1800 684 490 or email projects@transport.nsw.gov.au