Blackheath Station Upgrade


Project overview

The NSW government is improving accessibility at Blackheath Station as part of the Transport Access Program, with the project expected to be complete in 2023*.

The project will provide a station precinct that is accessible to people with a disability, limited mobility, parents/carers with prams and customers with luggage.   

Key benefits

  • Three new lifts to station entries and platforms
  • Upgrades to the existing accessible parking spaces, kiss and ride bay and taxi zone 
  • Removal of the non-compliant pedestrian level crossing   

  • Upgrades to station footpaths and platforms, including new tactiles and an accessible water fountain  

  • Improvements to CCTV, lighting and wayfinding
  • Upgrades to the station footbridge, stairs and provision of new bicycle hoops. 
In progress

Project status

Work is underway for an accessibility upgrade at Blackheath Station. Site set up and construction activities started early May 2022.

Please see the latest Community Notification for further information.

Next steps

Construction of Blackheath Station Upgrade began in May 2022 and is expected to take about 12 months to complete, weather permitting.

We will continue to keep the community updated though out the project, please see the latest Community Notification for further information. 

Working hours 

Standard construction hours are 7am to 6pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 1pm Saturdays. 

We will notify nearby residents and businesses in advance if additional night or weekend work is required 

Keep in touch

If you would like to receive project updates please contact us on 1800 684 490 or email

For all urgent enquiries or complaints regarding construction activities, please call our 24-hour Construction Response Line on 1800 775 465. 

Station information

Please visit the Blackheath Station webpage for information on station facilities and transport services.

*Estimated project completion times are subject to change.

Community notifications

Planning documents