Central Coast map showing the Northern Growth Corridor (blue top of map) that extends from Warnervale to Tuggerah with Wyong and Tuggerah identified as Strategic Centres and Southern Growth Corridor (blue bottom of map) that extends from Somersby to Erina with Gosford identified as the Regional City and Erina as a Strategic Centre.
The Central Coast Regional Plan 2036 was launched in October 2016 by the NSW Minister for Planning.
The Regional Plan is a whole-of-Government 20-year blueprint to deliver environmentally sustainable prosperity, jobs, housing, infrastructure, connected communities and to realise the full potential of urban centres on the Central Coast.
The Regional Plan’s aims are:
- Southern Growth Corridor, Somersby to Erina.
- Northern Growth Corridor, Warnervale to Tuggerah (including Warnervale Town Centre)
The Regional Plan has identified Gosford City on Brisbane Water as a Regional City and is focused on its revitalisation (see Page 19).
The Regional Plan is being implemented via two-year Implementation Plans that set out tasks, governance, responsibilities and timing for delivery. Implementation Plan 2018-2020 is the second instalment and sets out 110 Regional Plan actions grouped into the following 7 focus areas: