Dural and Districs business chamber

Aged Care Report Update

 

Following on from our Aged Care report issued in February last year, NSW State Planning Panel have recently refused the following Site Compatibility Certificates on the following properties:

Refused:

Seniors Housing at 663-667 Old Northern Road and 4 Franlee Road Dural 130 bed residential care facility, 472 self-contained living apartments, 44 self-contained living dwellings, community facilities and parking.

Refused:

Seniors Housing at 795-821 Old Northern Road Dural 130 bed residential care facility, 95 self-contained living apartments, 24 self-contained living dwellings, community facilities and parking.

Refused:

Seniors Housing 328a, 330-334 Galston Road, Galston Site compatibility certificate for a maximum of 95 dwellings

Hornsby Council have been petitioning NSW State Planning to halt the approval of Site Compatibility Certificates for Seniors Housing until a clear vision for the rural areas is prepared, including infrastructure funding.