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News Update


HLO Central Coast Submission: Government Short-term Holiday Letting Options Paper
HLO Central Coast has provided a comprehensive submission to the NSW government to support the Central Coast's Holiday Letting industry.
To download the submission please click here.

News Update


NSW Parliamentary Committee Publishes Short-Term Holiday Letting Inquiry Report

The NSW Legislative Assembly Committee on Environment and Planning has published its report following the Inquiry into the Adequacy of the Regulation of Short Term Holiday Letting.

The Committee received submissions from 212 people and organisations including HLO Central Coast; with 48 people appearing as witnesses including the HLO Central Coast President and Vice President.

The report contains regulation recommendations to the NSW Government, including:

  • Planning laws to be amended to regulate and enable Short Term Holiday Letting

  • Allowing home letting and sharing of a principal place of residence as exempt development

  • Allowing empty house letting as exempt and complying development

  • The Government to investigate Short Term Holiday Letting industry impacts on traditional accommodation providers

  • The NSW Holiday and Short Term Rental Code of Conduct to be strengthened

  • Regulation to include a compliance system

  • Government to provide regulation guidance and education for Council's and Communities

  • Strata laws to be amended with a review of regulation effectiveness to be conducted

  • Industry information and statistic collection

The report can be viewed here.

HLO Central Coast welcomes the report and recommendations.

News Update


Update: NSW Parliamentry Inquiry into the Adequacy of the Regultion of Short-Term Holiday Letting


HLOCC is pleased to advise that the NSW Legislative Assembly Committee on Environment and Planning has published Public Hearing 3 transcript and supporting documents.


  • The transcript can be viewed here

  • Supporting documents can be viewed here


HLO Central Coast is a peak Holiday Rental Industry Association. We aid and support quality managers and other industry stakeholders.