Sutherland Shire Local Environment Plan 2015

IN2 Light Industrial

IN2 is a zone intended to provide a range of light industrial and warehouse land uses.  Light industries are industrial activities which do not interfere with neighbourhood amenity of adjacent residential areas. Objectives of the zone are to encourage employment opportunities to support the viability of the centres, to minimise any adverse effects of industry on other land uses, to enable other land uses that provide facilities or services to meet the day to day needs of workers in the area, and to support and protect industrial land for industrial uses.

IN2 zone uses

Industrial zones are now open zones, where primarily the prohibited uses are specified and all other uses are permissible. The benefits of this method is that new uses that are not encompassed into dictionary definitions are permissible, provided they are consistent with the objectives of the zone.

Permitted uses in the IN2 zone include light industries, hardware and building supplies, takeaway food and drink premises and neighbourhood shops.

Prohibited uses in this zone include retail premises (including bulky goods retailing), heavy industries and sex services premises.

For the full list of permissible and prohibited uses please view the SSLEP2015.

IN2 Zone locations

Zoning maps for the LEP2015 (opens in new window)

Hard copies can be viewed at the council administration foyer. Phone enquiries can be made to a Duty Officer on 9710 0333.

LEP 2015 Development controls on IN2 Light Industrial

The maximum height in Zone IN2 is 16m.

The FSR in varies depending on location. Please consult the FSR maps for your properties FSR.

Developments in IN2 must provide a minimum 10% landscaped area which does not include any paved area.

More Information

Enquiries can be directed to a Duty Officer on 9710 0333 or

LEP 2015 Essentials

LEP 2015 Zones

  • B1 Neighbourhood Centre
  • B2 Local Centre
  • B3 Commercial Core
  • B4 Mixed Use
  • B5 Business Development
  • B6 Enterprise Corridor
  • B7 Business Park
  • IN1 General Industrial
  • IN2 Light Industrial
  • IN3 Heavy Industrial
  • IN4 Working Waterfront
  • E1 National Parks and Nature Reserves
  • E2 Environmental Conservation
  • RE1 Public Recreation
  • RE2 Private Recreation
  • E3 Environmental Management
  • E4 Environmental Living
  • R2 Low Density Residential
  • R3 Medium Density Residential
  • R4 High Density Residential
  • SP1 Special Activities
  • SP2 Infrastructure
  • SP3 Tourist
  • W1 Natural Waterways
  • W2 Recreational Waterways
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