Location Map for Lyneham

Location Map for Lyneham

Lyneham is a suburb of Canberra, in the Australian Capital Territory. It is named after Sir William Lyne, premier of the Australian state of New South Wales from 1899 to 1901. The suburb was gazetted in 1928, but development did not commence until 1958. Like many other suburbs in inner Canberra, it is currently undergoing gentrification.

Community Groups:

Lyneham Community Association


Most Recent 15 Lyneham Development Applications

planningalertsThe latest public Environment and Planning Directorate – Planning notifications can also be accessed from their site. The following is an extract of the public applications selected by NCCC that principally relate to Lyneham or have an impact on North Canberra or its residents; the extract may not be complete and does not contain development applications that are not publicly notified.


Address: 3 De Burgh Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201935687

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT & LEASE VARIATION - demolition of 3 existing dwellings, removal of a regulated tree and construction of 16 new dwellings up to 3 storeys, basement car parking, visitor parking, driveway verge crossing, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to consolidate blocks 19, 20 & 21 and to vary the lease to allow a maximum of 16 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2019-08-02


Address: 195 Mouat Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201935140

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND LEASE VARIATION - partial demolition of the existing commercial building, alterations and additions to the existing commercial building, landscaping and associated works. Lease variation to increase the gross floor area permitted for unit 79 to 363 square metres.
Comment closure date: 2019-02-25


Address: 150 Brigalow Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201834545

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION - To vary the Crown lease by adding educational establishment as a permitted purpose.
Comment closure date: 2019-02-14


Address: 11 Oliver Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201834860

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR MULTI UNIT DEVELOPMENT - demolition of the existing dwellings and the construction of 10 new two storey dwellings, basement car parking, landscaping, alterations to driveway verge crossings and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-12-19


Address: 196 Mouat Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201834845

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT - Extension of the northern spectator mound. New spectator mound to the east of the southern pitch.
Comment closure date: 2018-12-10


Address: 26 Archibald Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201833615

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING SELF CARE UNITS - Additions and alterations to units 16 to 55 including demolition of the existing pergolas, construction of new studies, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-07-20


Address: 8 Baines Place, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201833677

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR A SECONDARY RESIDENCE AND ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO THE EXISTING DWELLING - Demolition of existing garage; New single storey dwelling in addition to the existing dwelling; Additional carport, alterations and additions to existing dwelling including new deck, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-05-31


Address: 264 Dryandra Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201833489

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR DUAL OCCUPANCY - Construction of 2 new single storey dwellings with attached garages, landscaping and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-04-24


Address: 455 Northbourne Avenue, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201732928

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to remove clauses relating to assignment and subletting, compensation, removal of improvements and withdrawal of land. Those clauses being 3(g), 4(c), 4(d), 5(a)(ii), 5(e). This will also remove the S167 restriction from the title.
Comment closure date: 2018-04-11


Address: 95 Flemington Road, Mitchell, ACT

Development Application: 201733095

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ADDITIONS AND ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT - Alteration and additions to include new roof, internal and faade changes, fence and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2018-02-28


Address: 11 Oliver Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201732124

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR LEASE VARIATION - Lease variation to consolidate Block 7, Block 8 & Block 9 Section 45 Lyneham and vary the lease to specify a maximum of seventeen (17) dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2017-12-08


Address: 4 Fox Place, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201732554

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR HOME BUSINESS - Management office for a building company, solely for office tasks.
Comment closure date: 2017-11-03


Address: 38 Dorrit Black Crescent, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201731935

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to permit a maximum of 4 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2017-07-24


Address: 30 Wattle Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201731876

Desecription: LEASE VARIATION to permit a maximum of 9 dwellings.
Comment closure date: 2017-07-21


Address: 196 Mouat Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 201630782

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR CHILDCARE CENTRE - construction of childcare centre with landscaping, playgrounds and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2017-02-13



(Note: Earlier Development Applications can be seen by accessing the ACTPLA website or by going to PlanningAlerts. Note ACTPLA do remove access to the development application documentation some time after the DA closes, but PlanningAlerts do retain some basic historical information.)