Names for roads created as part of new developments and subdivisions need to be approved by Council and the Geographical Names Board (GNB).
We updated our Road Naming Policy in 2018 to encourage road names that have Aboriginal significance, reflect local culture and history, or support gender equality.
Once approved by Council, we will forward the new road name to the GNB for final approval, update our records, and advise any other relevant government bodies of the new road name.
Use the Road Naming Application Form PDF, 143.33 KB to to apply for approval.
If you have questions about road naming, call us on (02) 4227 7111.
Recently approved road names
The road names below have been recently approved by the Geographic Names Board (GNB).
|Name||Suburb||Location description||Date approv|
|Tussock Street||Horsley||Greenview Drive (Road 02) to Honey Comb Street (Road 01)||24 September 2021|
|Jasmine Street||Horsley||Honeycomb Street (Road 1) to Bluegum Street (Road 05)||24 September 2021|
|Euodia Street||Horsley||End to Greenview Drive (Road 02)||24 September 2021|
|Blue Gum Street||Horsley||Jasmine Street (Road 03) to Greenview Drive (Road 02)||30 September 2021|
|Pigeons Nest Street||Horsley||Greenview Drive to End||7 October 2021|
|McCann Circuit||Wombarra||Loop road off Lawrence Hargrave Drive||20 August 2021|
|Crepe Myrtle Circuit||Avondale||The proposed road extends in north-west direction, for approximately 150m, starting at Avondale Road. Than it changes the direction by 90 degrees and extends into a loop road with 160m reach||18 June 2021|
|Blossom Place||Avondale||Extending from proposed Lou Lou Circuit north||4 June 2021|
|Livistona Close||Russell Vale||Start from Neville Avenue and extends 51m south.||7 May 2021|
|Summit Street||Kembla Grange||Starts Darkes Road (East) ends Elevation Street (West)||15 April 2021|
|Kennedy Avenue||Yallah||Entry road located between Yallah Road and proposed loop road||10 February 2021|
|Indigo Loop||Yallah||Loop road begining and ending at the end of the proposed Kennedy Avenue||10 February 2021|
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