Local Strategic Planning Statement

Kiama locality

Council has adopted the Kiama Local Strategic Planning Statement (LSPS) to establish:

  • a 20-year vision for land use in our local area
  • the special characteristics that contribute to local identity
  • shared community values to be maintained and enhanced
  • how growth and change will be managed into the future.

The Kiama LSPS sits at the top of Council's planning documents and contains:

  • background information about the LSPS and Municipality
  • 20-Year Vision for the municipality
  • Planning Priorities for the next 20 years, and
  • specific actions for achieving our Planning Priorities.

The Kiama LSPS contains actions to conduct comprehensive reviews of the:

It will also provide a solid foundation for the review of Council's Community Strategic Plan (CSP) due in 2020-21.

Engaging with the community and stakeholders has been vital in the development of the Kiama LSPS.

The overall program for the development of the LSPS involved 3 phases of community involvement: