LYNEHAM

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.

The population count of Lyneham on census night 2016 was 5,112 people.

Community Groups:

Lyneham Community Association


Most Recent 5 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: 61 Goodwin Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 202240119

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR SHADE STRUCTURE - construction of a new steel shade structure and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-07-15


Address: 4 Wattle Place, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 202240146

Desecription: PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATIONS AND ADDITIONS TO AN EXISTING COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT - partial demolition of the existing building, construction of a new single storey extension to accommodate a new cool room, loading area, toilet, kitchenette and associated works.
Comment closure date: 2022-06-27


Address: Northbourne Avenue, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 202037894

Desecription: AMENDMENT TO DA202037894-S144B - PROPOSAL FOR TWO, NINE STOREY MULTI-UNIT RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT. Amendment to development application for Construction of 415 residential apartments, three levels of basement car parking, landscaping. Which is still under consideration - the amendment comprises of reduced building scale, units and car parking with revised apartment layout and facade, revised communal areas and landscaping, additional rooftop garden and increase in lift lobbies. Subdivision of the site to allow for a future stratum subdivision of stage 3 and 4. Full description in supporting. Documents
Comment closure date: 2022-06-09


Address: 12 Wattle Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 202139747

Desecription: CONCURRENT DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION - construction of a mixed use commercial and residential precinct consisting of five buildings that comprise 424 residential dwellings, commercial, retail, office and community spaces, new driveway verge crossings to Northbourne Avenue and Wattle Street, swimming pool, landscaping, tree removal, and associated works. Note: The application cannot be finalised until the concurrent process is complete. If the concurrent document relating to the application is refused, rejected or withdrawn, the application is taken to have been refused.
Comment closure date: 2022-05-04


Address: 12 Wattle Street, Lyneham, ACT

Development Application: 202139748

Desecription: CONCURRENT DEVELOPMENT APPLICATION - site preparation and construction of new basement and lower ground floor car parking, visitor parking, driveways and verge crossings. Note: The application cannot be finalised until the concurrent process is complete. If the concurrent document relating to the application is refused, rejected or withdrawn, the application is taken to have been refused.
Comment closure date: 2022-04-27



(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.)