St Bartholomew’s Cemetery expansion

St Bart's

Project status

Planning proposal

  • Submitted to Council in August 2018

  • Exhibited for public comment from 11 September to 11 October 2019

Stage 1A expansion (vacant part of existing cemetery site)

  • Development Application approved by the Sydney Central Planning Panel in June 2019. Extract from approved plan(PDF, 16MB)

  • Stage 1A will involve earthworks, to facilitate the delivery of up to 1,000 grave sites, columbarium walls for ashes interment, new parking, landscaping and associated works.

  • Preparatory site works for Stage 1A will occur from October 2019 to February 2020. These works will involve the importation of soil fill to create level grave sites and the provision of required utilities and drainage infrastructure.

  • Access to the site during this time will be from the Ponds Road entry closest to the Prospect Highway (and the church).

  • Stage 1A will be completed in several stages over the next 5 years.

Masterplan DA for cemetery expansion lands

  • Currently being prepared.