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Residential Zones State of Play Reports released by Victorian Government

Residential Zones State of Play Reports released by Victorian Government

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

MELBOURNE'S northern council areas have the most land zoned for future housing and urban infill, while inner south areas such as Glen Eira and Bayside...

Designs unveiled for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Designs unveiled for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Victorian Government has unveiled the design to remove the nine level crossings between Caulfield and Dandenong by elevating sections of the Cranbourne-Pakenham line and...

Lend Lease wins contract for Tullamarine Freeway upgrade between Bulla Road and Melbourne Airport

Lend Lease wins contract for Tullamarine Freeway upgrade between Bulla Road and Melbourne Airport

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

AUSTRALIAN Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Paul Fletcher last week said that widening and other improvements to the Tullamarine Freeway between Melbourne...

Victoria's peri-urban councils call for reinstatement of flying squad for intensive animal industry applications

Victoria's peri-urban councils call for reinstatement of flying squad for intensive animal industry applications

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Peri Urban Group of Rural Councils has called on the Victorian Government to reinstate the Rural Flying Squad as part of reforms to animal...

40km/h speed limit zones to be expanded in Sydney's CBD

40km/h speed limit zones to be expanded in Sydney's CBD

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

NSW Roads Minister Duncan Gay last week announced that Sydney CBD's 40 kilometre per hour speed limit zones will be expanded in April to improve...

Planning application lodged for final stage of WestConnex project

Planning application lodged for final stage of WestConnex project

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Australian and NSW governments last week said there has been another significant step towards development of the WestConnex motorway, with the planning application lodged...

Design competition launched for Parramatta civic building

Design competition launched for Parramatta civic building

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

FOUR internationally-renowned architecture teams will compete to design Parramatta City Council's new community and civic space which is set to become a landmark building for...

Queensland Government formally adopts Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme

Queensland Government formally adopts Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Queensland Government last week said Brisbane is set for a massive jobs boost following the formal adoption of the development scheme for the renewal...

Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved

Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE transformation of Toowoomba's railway precinct into an urban village and parkland is ready to begin with the Toowoomba Regional Council estimating it will provide...

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Residential Zones State of Play Reports released by Victorian Government

Residential Zones State of Play Reports released by Victorian Government

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

MELBOURNE'S northern council areas have the most land zoned for future housing and urban infill, while inner south areas such as Glen Eira and Bayside...

Designs unveiled for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Designs unveiled for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Victorian Government has unveiled the design to remove the nine level crossings between Caulfield and Dandenong by elevating sections of the Cranbourne-Pakenham line and...

Lend Lease wins contract for Tullamarine Freeway upgrade between Bulla Road and Melbourne Airport

Lend Lease wins contract for Tullamarine Freeway upgrade between Bulla Road and Melbourne Airport

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

AUSTRALIAN Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Paul Fletcher last week said that widening and other improvements to the Tullamarine Freeway between Melbourne...

Victoria's peri-urban councils call for reinstatement of flying squad for intensive animal industry applications

Victoria's peri-urban councils call for reinstatement of flying squad for intensive animal industry applications

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Peri Urban Group of Rural Councils has called on the Victorian Government to reinstate the Rural Flying Squad as part of reforms to animal...

40km/h speed limit zones to be expanded in Sydney's CBD

40km/h speed limit zones to be expanded in Sydney's CBD

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

NSW Roads Minister Duncan Gay last week announced that Sydney CBD's 40 kilometre per hour speed limit zones will be expanded in April to improve...

Planning application lodged for final stage of WestConnex project

Planning application lodged for final stage of WestConnex project

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Australian and NSW governments last week said there has been another significant step towards development of the WestConnex motorway, with the planning application lodged...

Design competition launched for Parramatta civic building

Design competition launched for Parramatta civic building

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

FOUR internationally-renowned architecture teams will compete to design Parramatta City Council's new community and civic space which is set to become a landmark building for...

Queensland Government formally adopts Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme

Queensland Government formally adopts Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Queensland Government last week said Brisbane is set for a massive jobs boost following the formal adoption of the development scheme for the renewal...

Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved

Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE transformation of Toowoomba's railway precinct into an urban village and parkland is ready to begin with the Toowoomba Regional Council estimating it will provide...

Demographia's Housing Affordability Survey makes simple assumptions: PIA

Demographia's Housing Affordability Survey makes simple assumptions: PIA

Australia

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

US greenfields lobby group Demographia has once again taken a simplistic approach to housing affordability in its Annual International Housing Affordability Survey this year, laying...

Big urban challenges demand greater Federal involvement: PIA

Big urban challenges demand greater Federal involvement: PIA

Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

THE Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) last week said it welcomes the Federal Government's fresh focus on improving the lives of city-dwellers, but believes leadership...

22 proposals shortlisted as part of Australian Government's large-scale solar funding program

22 proposals shortlisted as part of Australian Government's large-scale solar funding program

Australia

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

THE Australian Government last week said its $350 million commitment for new large-scale solar projects has generated significant interest in the sector, with high-quality proposals...

Round Three of $1bn National Stronger Regions Fund now open

Round Three of $1bn National Stronger Regions Fund now open

Australia

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

THE Australian Government has announced that applications are now being accepted under Round Three of the $1 billion National Stronger Regions Fund for funding priority...

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.9 per cent in October

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.9 per cent in October

Australia

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

FOLLOWING an upwardly revised increase of 2.3 per cent in September, the number of new dwellings approved in October increased by 3.9 per cent, in...

Second round of National Stronger Regions Fund delivers $293m for more than 100 projects

Second round of National Stronger Regions Fund delivers $293m for more than 100 projects

Australia

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

THE Australian Government last week announced $293 million to fund 111 projects to help deliver economic benefits to communities around Australia through Round Two of...

Discussion paper released on private sector involvement in $600m Northern Australia Roads Programme

Discussion paper released on private sector involvement in $600m Northern Australia Roads Programme

Australia

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

THE Australian Government last week released a discussion paper on ways of maximising value for money from its investments in northern Australia's infrastructure through private...

Australian Government releases consultation paper for $5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility

Australian Government releases consultation paper for $5 billion Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility

Australia

Monday, 16 November 2015

AUSTRALIAN Minister for Resources, Energy and Northern Australia, Josh Frydenberg, last week announced the release of a consultation paper to seek feedback on the proposed...

Expressions of Interest to be called for $600 million Northern Australia Roads Programme

Expressions of Interest to be called for $600 million Northern Australia Roads Programme

Australia

Monday, 16 November 2015

THE Australian Government will call for expressions of interest from the private sector to participate in the $600 million Northern Australia Roads Programme, Minister for...

40km/h speed limit zones to be expanded in Sydney's CBD

40km/h speed limit zones to be expanded in Sydney's CBD

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

NSW Roads Minister Duncan Gay last week announced that Sydney CBD's 40 kilometre per hour speed limit zones will be expanded in April to improve...

Planning application lodged for final stage of WestConnex project

Planning application lodged for final stage of WestConnex project

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Australian and NSW governments last week said there has been another significant step towards development of the WestConnex motorway, with the planning application lodged...

Design competition launched for Parramatta civic building

Design competition launched for Parramatta civic building

New South Wales

Monday, 8 February 2016

FOUR internationally-renowned architecture teams will compete to design Parramatta City Council's new community and civic space which is set to become a landmark building for...

Walker Corporation launches design competition for Sydney's tallest residential tower

Walker Corporation launches design competition for Sydney's tallest residential tower

New South Wales

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

WALKER Corporation last week launched the design competition amongst four major architectural firms for the design of its planned 90 storey Aspire Tower in Parramatta...

NSW Department of Planning calls for feedback on redevelopment of Darling Harbour's IMAX Theatre

NSW Department of Planning calls for feedback on redevelopment of Darling Harbour's IMAX Theatre

New South Wales

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

A PROPOSAL for the redevelopment of the IMAX Theatre at Darling Harbour and surrounding public domain upgrades was last week placed on public exhibition by...

'Future Directions in NSW Social Housing' program announced by NSW Government

'Future Directions in NSW Social Housing' program announced by NSW Government

New South Wales

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

THE NSW Government last week said it is embarking on a new era of social housing with a large scale building program that aims to...

Registrations of interest called for design and construction of Newcastle Light Rail project

Registrations of interest called for design and construction of Newcastle Light Rail project

New South Wales

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

TRANSPORT for NSW last week announced a major step forward in the revitalisation of Newcastle, with registrations of interest now open for companies to design...

NSW Government Architect's strategic arm joins Department of Planning and Environment

NSW Government Architect's strategic arm joins Department of Planning and Environment

New South Wales

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

THE strategic arm of the NSW Government Architect's Office has been transferred to the Department of Planning and Environment in order to allow the two...

NSW Local Development Performance Monitoring Report 2014-15 released

NSW Local Development Performance Monitoring Report 2014-15 released

New South Wales

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

NSW Planning Minister Rob Stokes has welcomed figures showing over 90,000 approvals worth $34 billion were given in 2014-15, representing a seven per cent increase...

Residential Zones State of Play Reports released by Victorian Government

Residential Zones State of Play Reports released by Victorian Government

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

MELBOURNE'S northern council areas have the most land zoned for future housing and urban infill, while inner south areas such as Glen Eira and Bayside...

Designs unveiled for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Designs unveiled for level crossing removal project between Caulfield and Dandenong

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Victorian Government has unveiled the design to remove the nine level crossings between Caulfield and Dandenong by elevating sections of the Cranbourne-Pakenham line and...

Lend Lease wins contract for Tullamarine Freeway upgrade between Bulla Road and Melbourne Airport

Lend Lease wins contract for Tullamarine Freeway upgrade between Bulla Road and Melbourne Airport

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

AUSTRALIAN Minister for Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Paul Fletcher last week said that widening and other improvements to the Tullamarine Freeway between Melbourne...

Victoria's peri-urban councils call for reinstatement of flying squad for intensive animal industry applications

Victoria's peri-urban councils call for reinstatement of flying squad for intensive animal industry applications

Victoria

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Peri Urban Group of Rural Councils has called on the Victorian Government to reinstate the Rural Flying Squad as part of reforms to animal...

24-hour clearways due to be introduced on Melbourne's Punt Road by mid-2016

24-hour clearways due to be introduced on Melbourne's Punt Road by mid-2016

Victoria

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

CONGESTION along Punt Road is set to be slashed later this year following the introduction of 24 hour clearways from St Kilda Junction to Alexandra...

Victorian Government fast-tracks level crossing removal at Grange Road, Alphington

Victorian Government fast-tracks level crossing removal at Grange Road, Alphington

Victoria

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

THE Victorian Government last week announced it is fast-tracking work to remove the level crossing at Grange Road, Alphington, with early works to remove the...

Discussion paper released to inform future plans for Point Nepean National Park

Discussion paper released to inform future plans for Point Nepean National Park

Victoria

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

VICTORIAN Environment, Climate Change and Water Minister Lisa Neville last week released a discussion paper about the future plans for Point Nepean National Park.

Victorian Government moves ahead with new Chandler Highway bridge

Victorian Government moves ahead with new Chandler Highway bridge

Victoria

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

THE Victorian Government last week said that drivers will be better off with the upgraded Chandler Highway being built to six lanes with a new...

New Gardiner Station opens following removal of Burke Road level crossing

New Gardiner Station opens following removal of Burke Road level crossing

Victoria

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

FOLLOWING the removal of the Burke Road level crossing in Glen Iris earlier in the month, the Victorian Government last week announced that trains are...

Queensland Government formally adopts Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme

Queensland Government formally adopts Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE Queensland Government last week said Brisbane is set for a massive jobs boost following the formal adoption of the development scheme for the renewal...

Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved

Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE transformation of Toowoomba's railway precinct into an urban village and parkland is ready to begin with the Toowoomba Regional Council estimating it will provide...

South East Queensland's new flagship commuter train unveiled

South East Queensland's new flagship commuter train unveiled

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

A LIFE-SIZE replica of South East Queensland's new commuter train was unveiled for the first time last week ahead of the arrival of the state's...

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk announces plans for Brisbane Metro if re-elected

Lord Mayor Graham Quirk announces plans for Brisbane Metro if re-elected

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

BRISBANE Lord Mayor Graham Quirk last week announced plans for a new high frequency subway system called the Brisbane Metro to slash travel times for...

Contract awarded for Cooroy to Curra Section C

Contract awarded for Cooroy to Curra Section C

Queensland

Monday, 8 February 2016

CPB Contractors has been awarded the contract for the Cooroy to Curra Section C project which will see the Bruce Highway widened to four lanes...

Three shortlisted proponents lodge bids for Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2

Three shortlisted proponents lodge bids for Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2

Queensland

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

CONSTRUCTION of Stage 2 of the Gold Coast Light Rail has moved a step closer after GoldLinQ last month took delivery of Request for Tender...

Major terminal upgrade approved for Townsville Airport

Major terminal upgrade approved for Townsville Airport

Queensland

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

TOWNSVILLE Airport will soon see a significant upgrade after the Australian Government last week approved a 3,300 square metre terminal expansion, including new airport lounges...

Golding Contractors selected for Gold Coast heavy rail duplication project

Golding Contractors selected for Gold Coast heavy rail duplication project

Queensland

Monday, 21 December 2015

THE Queensland Government last week announced that a tenderer has been selected for the duplication of heavy rail tracks between Coomera and Helensvale stations, which...

Queensland Government seeks EOIs for transit-oriented development at Varsity Lakes

Queensland Government seeks EOIs for transit-oriented development at Varsity Lakes

Queensland

Monday, 21 December 2015

THE Queensland Government last week said that state-owned land at Varsity Lakes will be transformed under a plan to deliver more parking for the important...

Perth's Elizabeth Quay precinct officially opens

Perth's Elizabeth Quay precinct officially opens

Western Australia

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

AFTER decades of discussion and debate about connecting the Swan River to the city, West Australian Premier Colin Barnett and Planning Minister John Day last...

WA Government adopts unsolicited bids guideline

WA Government adopts unsolicited bids guideline

Western Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

WEST Australian Lands Minister Terry Redman last week announced the State Government had adopted the 'Unsolicited Bids Guideline for the Sale or Lease of State-Owned...

WA Government announces that EPA will reassess Roe 8 project

WA Government announces that EPA will reassess Roe 8 project

Western Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

A SUPREME Court decision which found the EPA's assessment of the Roe Highway Stage 8 project to be invalid will be appealed to clarify requirements...

John Holland wins contract for Tonkin Hwy upgrade as part of $1.12bn NorthLink WA initiative

John Holland wins contract for Tonkin Hwy upgrade as part of $1.12bn NorthLink WA initiative

Western Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

JOHN Holland Pty Ltd has been awarded the first construction contract for the $1.12 billion NorthLink WA project, with the company to deliver upgrades to...

Three companies shortlisted for second stage of NorthLink WA

Three companies shortlisted for second stage of NorthLink WA

Western Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

THREE companies have been shortlisted to prepare detailed proposals for construction of Stage Two of the $1.12 billion NorthLink WA initiative, which involves the construction...

Draft Scarborough planning framework documents released for public comment

Draft Scarborough planning framework documents released for public comment

Western Australia

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

SCARBOROUGH residents, business owners and the broader community have been invited to comment on a suite of new planning documents that will guide future development...

WA Government releases Peel Regional Investment Blueprint

WA Government releases Peel Regional Investment Blueprint

Western Australia

Monday, 21 December 2015

A STRATEGY designed to guide the economic development of the Peel region to 2050 was last week launched by Western Australian Regional Development Minister Terry...

Draft Perth and Peel Green Growth Plan released for public comment

Draft Perth and Peel Green Growth Plan released for public comment

Western Australia

Monday, 21 December 2015

THE West Australian Government last week announced one of the biggest red tape cuts to the environmental planning approval process ever undertaken in Western Australia...

WA Government announces building reforms for new homes in bushfire areas

WA Government announces building reforms for new homes in bushfire areas

Western Australia

Tuesday, 15 December 2015

THE Western Australian Government last week announced building reforms for new homes in bushfire areas to help save lives and protect property.

Changes to SA's late night code come into effect this week

Changes to SA's late night code come into effect this week

South Australia

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

SOUTH Australian Consumer and Business Services Minister John Rau last week announced that changes to the Late Night Code of Practice will come into effect...

SA Government announces planning approval for $300m SKYCITY expansion

SA Government announces planning approval for $300m SKYCITY expansion

South Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

THE South Australian Government last week said a $300 million expansion of Adelaide's SKYCITY Casino has received planning approval, paving the way for another major...

SA Premier announces reshuffled Cabinet

SA Premier announces reshuffled Cabinet

South Australia

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

SOUTH Australian Premier Jay Weatherill last week announced a reshuffled Cabinet, with Stephen Mullighan taking on the Housing and Urban Development portfolio, and John Rau...

Adelaide Festival Plaza redevelopment plans released for public comment

Adelaide Festival Plaza redevelopment plans released for public comment

South Australia

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

THE Riverbank Authority has released draft plans for the upgrade of Adelaide Festival Plaza, which forms a key component of the overall redevelopment of the...

SA Government releases preliminary master plan for Glenside development for public feedback

SA Government releases preliminary master plan for Glenside development for public feedback

South Australia

Tuesday, 8 December 2015

THE South Australian Government last week announced the release of the preliminary master plan for the Glenside development, which is being developed by Renewal SA...

SA Government releases final response to review of Late Night Trading Code of Practice

SA Government releases final response to review of Late Night Trading Code of Practice

South Australia

Tuesday, 8 December 2015

THE South Australia Government has released its final response to a comprehensive review of the Late Night Trading Code of Practice, which will see several...

SA Government approves Roseworthy Township Expansion Development Plan Amendment for public consultation

SA Government approves Roseworthy Township Expansion Development Plan Amendment for public consultation

South Australia

Monday, 23 November 2015

THE South Australian Government has confirmed that a residential development in Adelaide's North which would provide a modest expansion of homes for the Roseworthy township...

Construction contracts awarded for Bowden's new Town Square and retail precinct

Construction contracts awarded for Bowden's new Town Square and retail precinct

South Australia

Monday, 16 November 2015

THE heart of the South Australian Government's flagship urban development at Bowden is about to be transformed after the awarding of major construction contracts for...

SA Government announces developer for 5,000sqm site at Bowden

SA Government announces developer for 5,000sqm site at Bowden

South Australia

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

A NEW partnership between two leading South Australian companies will deliver the next phase of the Bowden development, constructing up to 200 new apartments close...

Tasmanian Government to preserve potential light rail corridor from Hobart to Granton

Tasmanian Government to preserve potential light rail corridor from Hobart to Granton

Tasmania

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

THE Tasmanian Government last week said it will preserve the rail corridor from Hobart to Granton so that its potential for light rail passenger transport...

EOI process begins for Hobart's Macquarie Point development

EOI process begins for Hobart's Macquarie Point development

Tasmania

Tuesday, 8 December 2015

THE Tasmanian Government last week said the project to transform Macquarie Point has taken another step forward, after the Macquarie Point Development Corporation commenced advertising...

Legislation to establish Tasmanian Planning Scheme passes Parliament

Legislation to establish Tasmanian Planning Scheme passes Parliament

Tasmania

Monday, 23 November 2015

TASMANIAN Planning Minister Peter Gutwein last week announced that legislation to establish the state's first Tasmanian Planning Scheme has now passed both Houses of Parliament.

Statewide planning scheme for Tasmania moves a step closer

Statewide planning scheme for Tasmania moves a step closer

Tasmania

Monday, 16 November 2015

TASMANIA is now on the cusp of having Australia's first ever single, statewide planning scheme, according to Planning and Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein, who...

Development applications lodged for first stage of Devonport's LIVING CITY project

Development applications lodged for first stage of Devonport's LIVING CITY project

Tasmania

Monday, 16 November 2015

DEVONPORT City Council last week announced it has lodged development applications for the $70 million first stage of the LIVING CITY project, which includes a...

Tasmanian Government launches Affordable Housing Strategy 2015-2025

Tasmanian Government launches Affordable Housing Strategy 2015-2025

Tasmania

Monday, 28 September 2015

THE Tasmanian Government last week launched the Affordable Housing Strategy 2015-2025, which aims to drive the state's future housing reform agenda to increase access to...

Tasmanian Government introduces legislation to overhaul the state's planning system

Tasmanian Government introduces legislation to overhaul the state's planning system

Tasmania

Monday, 28 September 2015

DESCRIBING it as one of the most significant and economically important reforms that the State Government will undertake in its current term, Tasmanian Planning and...

Consultation starts on single statewide planning scheme for Tasmania

Consultation starts on single statewide planning scheme for Tasmania

Tasmania

Sunday, 5 July 2015

THE Tasmanian Government last week said it is making the state's planning system faster, fairer, simpler and cheaper through a single statewide planning scheme that...

Macquarie Point Masterplan officially launched by Tasmanian Government

Macquarie Point Masterplan officially launched by Tasmanian Government

Tasmania

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

THE Tasmanian Government last week said its plan to drive economic growth and create jobs has taken another step forward, following the official launch of...

Canberra Metro named as successful proponent for Capital Metro light rail system

Canberra Metro named as successful proponent for Capital Metro light rail system

ACT

Monday, 8 February 2016

THE first stage of Canberra's light rail network will be delivered by a world-class consortium, Canberra Metro, sooner and with a capital cost lower than...

ACT Government approves Williamsdale solar farm

ACT Government approves Williamsdale solar farm

ACT

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

ACT Minister for Planning and Land Management, Mick Gentleman, last week approved a development proposal for a 29 hectare solar farm near Williamsdale to the...

ACT Chief Minister announces new Ministry

ACT Chief Minister announces new Ministry

ACT

Tuesday, 26 January 2016

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr last week announced a new Ministry that will lead the Territory in 2016, which he said will reflect the government's...

Development application approval for stage one of Canberra's Capital Metro light rail project

Development application approval for stage one of Canberra's Capital Metro light rail project

ACT

Tuesday, 19 January 2016

APPROVAL of the development applications for light rail from Gungahlin to City as well as from City to Russell by the ACT Environment and Planning...

ACT Planning Minister releases Statement of Planning Intent

ACT Planning Minister releases Statement of Planning Intent

ACT

Monday, 23 November 2015

ACT Planning Minister Mick Gentleman last week released his Statement of Planning Intent, which he said advocates the thoughtful management of urban growth while simultaneously...

Smart Parking Ltd selected to deliver ACT Government's smart parking trial in Manuka

Smart Parking Ltd selected to deliver ACT Government's smart parking trial in Manuka

ACT

Tuesday, 10 November 2015

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr last week announced that Smart Parking Ltd (SPL) has been chosen to deliver the government's smart parking trial in Manuka...

Canberra's light rail and bus network to be managed by a single agency

Canberra's light rail and bus network to be managed by a single agency

ACT

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

ACT Chief Minister Andrew Barr and Minister Assisting the Chief Minister on Transport Reform Shane Rattenbury last week announced that Canberra's light rail and bus...

Development applications lodged for Canberra's light rail network

Development applications lodged for Canberra's light rail network

ACT

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

ACT Capital Metro Minister Simon Corbell last week said that stage one of Canberra's light rail network has reached a significant milestone with the lodging...

Preferred proponent selected for new $150 million ACT Law Courts

Preferred proponent selected for new $150 million ACT Law Courts

ACT

Tuesday, 27 October 2015

THE new ACT Law Courts are one step closer following last week's announcement that Juris Partnership has been selected as the preferred proponent to deliver...

NT Planning Commission recommends Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Plan to Minister

NT Planning Commission recommends Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Plan to Minister

Northern Territory

Monday, 8 February 2016

FOLLOWING months of community, government and industry consultation, the Northern Territory Planning Commission has recommended the Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Plan to the Minister for...

Draft Alice Springs Regional Land Use Plan released for public consultation

Draft Alice Springs Regional Land Use Plan released for public consultation

Northern Territory

Monday, 23 November 2015

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week released the draft Alice Springs Regional Land Use Plan, which aims to establish a long term vision and...

NT Planning Commission launches Stage Two of the Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Planning project

NT Planning Commission launches Stage Two of the Darwin Inner Suburbs Area Planning project

Northern Territory

Monday, 16 November 2015

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week announced the launch of Stage Two of the Inner Suburbs Area Planning project, describing it as the culmination...

NT Infrastructure Fund to support the development of infrastructure

NT Infrastructure Fund to support the development of infrastructure

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 13 October 2015

THE creation of an NT Infrastructure Development Fund could be the catalyst for major economic investment in the Territory and the creation of thousands of...

Tender awarded for Mount Isa to Tennant Creek railway scoping study

Tender awarded for Mount Isa to Tennant Creek railway scoping study

Northern Territory

Monday, 21 September 2015

A POTENTIAL new rail project linking Tennant Creek to Mount Isa has taken another step forward with the Northern Territory Government awarding a tender for...

NT Government seeks feedback on inclusion of Darwin City Centre Master Plan into the NT Planning Scheme

NT Government seeks feedback on inclusion of Darwin City Centre Master Plan into the NT Planning Scheme

Northern Territory

Monday, 31 August 2015

THE Northern Territory Government is seeking comments about the inclusion of the Darwin City Centre Master Plan as a guideline document in the NT Planning...

Building height limits removed for Darwin's CBD

Building height limits removed for Darwin's CBD

Northern Territory

Monday, 20 July 2015

NORTHERN Territory Lands and Planning Minister David Tollner last week amended the NT Planning Scheme by removing the blanket 90-metre limit on building heights in...

NT Government to review its housing supply and assistance programs

NT Government to review its housing supply and assistance programs

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

WITH rental prices coming down and house prices stabilising, the Northern Territory Government last week said it will review its suite of housing supply and...

Darwin Airport's $75m expansion project officially opened

Darwin Airport's $75m expansion project officially opened

Northern Territory

Tuesday, 12 May 2015

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Tony Abbott and NT Chief Minister Adam Giles last week officially opened Darwin International Airport's $75 million expansion project, which includes an...

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