Timing

Action

June 2016East Coast Low storm event impacts the NSW coastline, including Collaroy-Narrabeen Beach
July 2016Council completes post-storm clean-up and stabilisation works

December 2016

    Adoption of the

    April 2017Coastal Zone Management Plan for Collaroy-Narrabeen Beach and Fishermans Beach certified by NSW Minister for Planning.
    June 2017Development Application for the 10 properties between Stuart and Ramsey Street received by Council.
    June 2017First grant application for construction of public works and financial support for private works submitted to the Office of Environment and Heritage.

    August 2017 to August 2018

    Landowners consent arrangements being resolved between residents and Crown Lands in order to lodge Development Applications.

    State Grant guidelines were undergoing revision following Council advocacy to enable financial assistance to provide protection works.

    August 2018 Second grant application for construction of works to protect public assets and provision of financial assistance to private works submitted to the Office of Environment and Heritage.
    September 2018 Following confirmation of landowners consent from Crown Lands, Development Application for the 10 properties between Stuart and Ramsey Street received approved by Council
    September 2018Council informed that grant application for construction of works to protect public assets and provision of financial assistance to private works was successful.
    September 2018 - May 2019 The conditions attached to the acceptance of the grant offer from NSW Government required a number of amendments, as the standard condition proposed by the Office of Environment and Heritage were not feasible for the financial assistance for private protection works component of the grant.
    May 2019 Grant funding agreement between OEH and Council signed.
    June 2019 Application process for financial assistance to deliver private coastal protection works open to eligible residents. Read more
    June - December 2019 Council started delivery of public coastal protection works with completion of protection for Collaroy car park.