What's included in the Westmead Redevelopment?

Head to our Our Story page and the Projects pages of the website to find lots of information. Also head to our Fact Sheet section, under our News & Publications menu. Read the Stage 1 overview and the overview of the central acute services building fact sheet.

Still can't find what you are looking for? Then, please contact us. If you are a staff member of either Westmead Hospital or The Children's Hospital at Westmead you might find useful information on the Staff page or intranets. 

Is more parking included in the Westmead Redevelopment?

Yes. A new multi-storey car park for Westmead Hospital is now complete. 

Will there be fewer car parking spaces during redevelopment?

Work is being carefully planned to ensure we maintain our current parking levels during redevelopment. Temporary car parking and road diversions may be in place during construction, so please check before you travel. 

Read more on our car parking page.

What about public transport?

With up to 50,000 people expected to be working in the Westmead precinct by 2036, good public transport is critical to the success of the precinct transformation. The Westmead Redevelopment is one of a number of partners involved in consulting with NSW Government about improving public transport.

Read more on our transport page. Read more about the Westmead precinct, one of the largest health, research and education precincts in the world.

Will there be more beds?

Yes, there will be more inpatient beds to manage increased demand for hospital services due to our rapidly growing population.

People are living longer with chronic and complex conditions, which is also increasing demand for services. But as well as more inpatient beds, we'll also be considering ways to keep people out of hospital, reduce the length of hospital stays, and expand outpatient (ambulatory care) services and services offered in the home.

For more infromation about the Westmead Hospital Acute Services Building, visit the Central Acute Services Building project page.

Are staff and community members involved in the planning?

Yes, more than 2,500 clinicians, staff and community members have already been consulted about the Westmead Redevelopment. Check out our recent planning videos at our video gallery page and on our YouTube channel.

Yes are talking to patients, carers, visitors and volunteers about the project. If you would like to be involved, or read recent stories, visit our community participation page.

Are you looking for directions to Westmead?

Please visit Western Sydney Local Health District for directions to Westmead Hospital, or the Sydney Children's Hospital Network for directions to the Children's Hospital at Westmead. 

How are we managing noise, dust and asbestos during construction?

Check our fact sheet page for information about how we manage noise, dust and vibration during construction. If you are a staff member, at Westmead Hospital or The Children's Hospital at Westmead, your hospital will have ongoing staff forums where you can also ask questions. 

Can't find what you're looking for?

Please contact us with any questions, comments or feedback.

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