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TfNSW did not effectively plan and procure CBD and South East Light Rail project: Auditor-General

TfNSW did not effectively plan and procure CBD and South East Light Rail project: Auditor-General

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

TRANSPORT for NSW did not effectively plan and procure the CBD and South East Light Rail (CSELR) project to achieve best value for money, according...

Fulton Hogan Construction wins contract for B-Line major works

Fulton Hogan Construction wins contract for B-Line major works

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE contract to deliver several major infrastructure projects as part of Sydney's new Northern Beaches B-Line bus service has been awarded to Fulton Hogan Construction.

NSW Government announces $1.5bn 'More Trains, More Services' program

NSW Government announces $1.5bn 'More Trains, More Services' program

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

SYDNEY'S overcrowded rail network will get a major boost to services to cope with rapidly increasing demand, with a $1.5 billion capital investment to provide...

Plans released for up to 10,000 new homes in Bayside West Precincts in Sydney's south

Plans released for up to 10,000 new homes in Bayside West Precincts in Sydney's south

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

A NEW vision for Arncliffe, Banksia and Cooks Cove with the potential for up to 10,000 new homes, 4,400 new jobs and $10 million in...

Draft plans released for Ingleside Precinct on Sydney's Northern Beaches

Draft plans released for Ingleside Precinct on Sydney's Northern Beaches

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

A NEW community at Ingleside with thousands of new homes will set unprecedented standards for sustainability – including proposals for electric vehicle recharging points and...

Preferred corridor announced for proposed M12 Motorway in Western Sydney

Preferred corridor announced for proposed M12 Motorway in Western Sydney

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

FOLLOWING community consultation earlier this year, the Australian and NSW governments last week announced that a preferred corridor has been selected for Western Sydney's new...

Pellicano Group selected for hotel and conference centre project as part of Ballarat Station Precinct revitalisation

Pellicano Group selected for hotel and conference centre project as part of Ballarat Station Precinct revitalisation

Victoria

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE Victorian Government last week said the redevelopment of the Ballarat Station Precinct is on track following the selection of Pellicano Group for the delivery...

Victorian Government releases 'Reforming Public Construction' paper

Victorian Government releases 'Reforming Public Construction' paper

Victoria

Sunday, 4 December 2016

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas last week released a short paper, Reforming Public Construction, which was developed in consultation with contractors and industry bodies with the...

BMD Constructions selected for upgrade of Brisbane's Inner City Bypass

BMD Constructions selected for upgrade of Brisbane's Inner City Bypass

Queensland

Sunday, 4 December 2016

BRISBANE Lord Mayor Graham Quirk last week announced that BMD Constructions has been selected as the preferred contractor to design and construct the $80 million...

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TfNSW did not effectively plan and procure CBD and South East Light Rail project: Auditor-General

TfNSW did not effectively plan and procure CBD and South East Light Rail project: Auditor-General

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

TRANSPORT for NSW did not effectively plan and procure the CBD and South East Light Rail (CSELR) project to achieve best value for money, according...

Fulton Hogan Construction wins contract for B-Line major works

Fulton Hogan Construction wins contract for B-Line major works

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE contract to deliver several major infrastructure projects as part of Sydney's new Northern Beaches B-Line bus service has been awarded to Fulton Hogan Construction.

NSW Government announces $1.5bn 'More Trains, More Services' program

NSW Government announces $1.5bn 'More Trains, More Services' program

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

SYDNEY'S overcrowded rail network will get a major boost to services to cope with rapidly increasing demand, with a $1.5 billion capital investment to provide...

Plans released for up to 10,000 new homes in Bayside West Precincts in Sydney's south

Plans released for up to 10,000 new homes in Bayside West Precincts in Sydney's south

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

A NEW vision for Arncliffe, Banksia and Cooks Cove with the potential for up to 10,000 new homes, 4,400 new jobs and $10 million in...

Draft plans released for Ingleside Precinct on Sydney's Northern Beaches

Draft plans released for Ingleside Precinct on Sydney's Northern Beaches

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

A NEW community at Ingleside with thousands of new homes will set unprecedented standards for sustainability – including proposals for electric vehicle recharging points and...

Preferred corridor announced for proposed M12 Motorway in Western Sydney

Preferred corridor announced for proposed M12 Motorway in Western Sydney

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

FOLLOWING community consultation earlier this year, the Australian and NSW governments last week announced that a preferred corridor has been selected for Western Sydney's new...

Pellicano Group selected for hotel and conference centre project as part of Ballarat Station Precinct revitalisation

Pellicano Group selected for hotel and conference centre project as part of Ballarat Station Precinct revitalisation

Victoria

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE Victorian Government last week said the redevelopment of the Ballarat Station Precinct is on track following the selection of Pellicano Group for the delivery...

Victorian Government releases 'Reforming Public Construction' paper

Victorian Government releases 'Reforming Public Construction' paper

Victoria

Sunday, 4 December 2016

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas last week released a short paper, Reforming Public Construction, which was developed in consultation with contractors and industry bodies with the...

BMD Constructions selected for upgrade of Brisbane's Inner City Bypass

BMD Constructions selected for upgrade of Brisbane's Inner City Bypass

Queensland

Sunday, 4 December 2016

BRISBANE Lord Mayor Graham Quirk last week announced that BMD Constructions has been selected as the preferred contractor to design and construct the $80 million...

Dwelling approvals decrease by 12.6 per cent in October

Dwelling approvals decrease by 12.6 per cent in October

Australia

Sunday, 4 December 2016

FOLLOWING a revised decrease of 9.3 per cent in September, the total number of new dwellings approved in October decreased by 12.6 per cent, in...

Federal Government responds to Australian Infrastructure Plan

Federal Government responds to Australian Infrastructure Plan

Australia

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE Federal Government last week released its response to the Australian Infrastructure Plan, which accepts 69 of Infrastructure Australia's 78 recommendations and commits to the...

Australian Senate Committee calls for plan to grow Australia's regional capital cities

Australian Senate Committee calls for plan to grow Australia's regional capital cities

Australia

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE Australian Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee's Final Report into the "future role and contribution of regional capitals to Australia" has...

Australian Government releases Value Capture Discussion Paper

Australian Government releases Value Capture Discussion Paper

Australia

Sunday, 20 November 2016

USING 'value capture' to help deliver more infrastructure is the subject of a discussion paper released last week by Urban Infrastructure Minister Paul Fletcher and...

Dwelling approvals decrease by 8.7 per cent in September

Dwelling approvals decrease by 8.7 per cent in September

Australia

Sunday, 6 November 2016

FOLLOWING a decrease of 1.8 per cent in August, the total number of new dwellings approved in September decreased by 8.7 per cent, in seasonally...

Grattan Institute releases 'Cost overruns in transport infrastructure' report

Grattan Institute releases 'Cost overruns in transport infrastructure' report

Australia

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

AUSTRALIAN governments spent $28 billion more on transport infrastructure over the past 15 years than they told taxpayers they would spend, according to a new...

IPA launches plan to fix Australia's 'broken' public housing system

IPA launches plan to fix Australia's 'broken' public housing system

Australia

Sunday, 23 October 2016

A MAJOR new report by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia, with financial modelling by KPMG, released at the National Press Club last week, outlines a plan to...

Dwelling approvals decrease by 1.8 per cent in August

Dwelling approvals decrease by 1.8 per cent in August

Australia

Monday, 10 October 2016

FOLLOWING an increase of 12.0 per cent in July, the total number of new dwellings approved in August decreased by 1.8 per cent, in seasonally...

Successful projects under third and final round of National Stronger Regions Fund announced

Successful projects under third and final round of National Stronger Regions Fund announced

Australia

Monday, 10 October 2016

THE Australian Government will invest more than $126 million into 67 successful projects worth a total of $462 million, under the third and final round...

TfNSW did not effectively plan and procure CBD and South East Light Rail project: Auditor-General

TfNSW did not effectively plan and procure CBD and South East Light Rail project: Auditor-General

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

TRANSPORT for NSW did not effectively plan and procure the CBD and South East Light Rail (CSELR) project to achieve best value for money, according...

Fulton Hogan Construction wins contract for B-Line major works

Fulton Hogan Construction wins contract for B-Line major works

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE contract to deliver several major infrastructure projects as part of Sydney's new Northern Beaches B-Line bus service has been awarded to Fulton Hogan Construction.

NSW Government announces $1.5bn 'More Trains, More Services' program

NSW Government announces $1.5bn 'More Trains, More Services' program

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

SYDNEY'S overcrowded rail network will get a major boost to services to cope with rapidly increasing demand, with a $1.5 billion capital investment to provide...

Plans released for up to 10,000 new homes in Bayside West Precincts in Sydney's south

Plans released for up to 10,000 new homes in Bayside West Precincts in Sydney's south

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

A NEW vision for Arncliffe, Banksia and Cooks Cove with the potential for up to 10,000 new homes, 4,400 new jobs and $10 million in...

Draft plans released for Ingleside Precinct on Sydney's Northern Beaches

Draft plans released for Ingleside Precinct on Sydney's Northern Beaches

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

A NEW community at Ingleside with thousands of new homes will set unprecedented standards for sustainability – including proposals for electric vehicle recharging points and...

Preferred corridor announced for proposed M12 Motorway in Western Sydney

Preferred corridor announced for proposed M12 Motorway in Western Sydney

New South Wales

Sunday, 4 December 2016

FOLLOWING community consultation earlier this year, the Australian and NSW governments last week announced that a preferred corridor has been selected for Western Sydney's new...

Greater Sydney Commission releases vision for Greater Sydney

Greater Sydney Commission releases vision for Greater Sydney

New South Wales

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE Greater Sydney Commission has placed on public exhibition the 40-year vision, Towards our Greater Sydney 2056, and the first ever 20-year draft District Plans...

Western Sydney Airport added to Infrastructure Priority List following positive business case assessment

Western Sydney Airport added to Infrastructure Priority List following positive business case assessment

New South Wales

Sunday, 27 November 2016

INFRASTRUCTURE Australia, the nation's independent infrastructure advisor, has positively assessed the business case for the Federal Government's proposed Western Sydney Airport at Badgerys Creek, with...

Plans for a Western Sydney zoo referred to Planning Assessment Commission for decision

Plans for a Western Sydney zoo referred to Planning Assessment Commission for decision

New South Wales

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE NSW Department of Planning and Environment has referred its assessment of a proposal to build a zoo in Western Sydney to the Planning Assessment...

Pellicano Group selected for hotel and conference centre project as part of Ballarat Station Precinct revitalisation

Pellicano Group selected for hotel and conference centre project as part of Ballarat Station Precinct revitalisation

Victoria

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE Victorian Government last week said the redevelopment of the Ballarat Station Precinct is on track following the selection of Pellicano Group for the delivery...

Victorian Government releases 'Reforming Public Construction' paper

Victorian Government releases 'Reforming Public Construction' paper

Victoria

Sunday, 4 December 2016

VICTORIAN Treasurer Tim Pallas last week released a short paper, Reforming Public Construction, which was developed in consultation with contractors and industry bodies with the...

Melbourne's Central City Built Form Controls gazetted by Victorian Government

Melbourne's Central City Built Form Controls gazetted by Victorian Government

Victoria

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE Victorian Government has introduced new permanent planning controls to guide development and support the long-term liveability of Melbourne's central city following the gazettal of...

Contract signed with Evolution Rail for Melbourne's new High Capacity Metro Trains

Contract signed with Evolution Rail for Melbourne's new High Capacity Metro Trains

Victoria

Sunday, 27 November 2016

VICTORIAN Public Transport Minister Jacinta Allan last week confirmed that Evolution Rail will build the 65 High Capacity Metro Trains being delivered by the State...

Scoresby Road in Bayswater reopens following level crossing removal

Scoresby Road in Bayswater reopens following level crossing removal

Victoria

Sunday, 27 November 2016

SCORESBY Road in the eastern Melbourne suburb of Bayswater re-opened last week after being closed for nearly three weeks as part of a two-month construction...

Plans for up 20,000 dwellings over 30 years around Sunbury released for public comment

Plans for up 20,000 dwellings over 30 years around Sunbury released for public comment

Victoria

Sunday, 27 November 2016

PLANS for 20,000 new homes and 6,000 jobs have been released for public comment to guide development around Sunbury for the next 30 years, the...

70-storey hotel and apartment building at 383 La Trobe Street approved by Victorian Government

70-storey hotel and apartment building at 383 La Trobe Street approved by Victorian Government

Victoria

Sunday, 20 November 2016

A 70-storey hotel and apartment building designed by internationally renowned Ateliers Jean Nouvel and Architectus has been approved by Victorian Planning Minister Richard Wynne.

Third station announced as part of Mernda Rail Extension in Melbourne's north

Third station announced as part of Mernda Rail Extension in Melbourne's north

Victoria

Sunday, 20 November 2016

THE Victorian Government last week announced that John Holland will build the nearly $600 million Mernda Rail Extension, which will now include a third station...

Mandatory development controls announced for Melbourne's Fishermans Bend precinct

Mandatory development controls announced for Melbourne's Fishermans Bend precinct

Victoria

Sunday, 13 November 2016

VICTORIAN Planning Minister Richard Wynne has announced mandatory development controls for Fishermans Bend, with a focus on social housing and smart design for the 80,000...

BMD Constructions selected for upgrade of Brisbane's Inner City Bypass

BMD Constructions selected for upgrade of Brisbane's Inner City Bypass

Queensland

Sunday, 4 December 2016

BRISBANE Lord Mayor Graham Quirk last week announced that BMD Constructions has been selected as the preferred contractor to design and construct the $80 million...

Queensland Government announces new legislation to protect heritage buildings

Queensland Government announces new legislation to protect heritage buildings

Queensland

Sunday, 4 December 2016

HERITAGE buildings in Queensland will be better protected from indiscriminate private certifiers through legislation introduced to Parliament by the State Government last week.

Cross River Rail Delivery Authority to be established following successful passage of legislation

Cross River Rail Delivery Authority to be established following successful passage of legislation

Queensland

Sunday, 4 December 2016

THE independent Cross River Rail Delivery Authority will be formally established following the successful passage of legislation in Parliament, the Queensland Government announced last week.

$512m Logan Motorway Enhancement Project gets green light from Queensland Government

$512m Logan Motorway Enhancement Project gets green light from Queensland Government

Queensland

Sunday, 27 November 2016

QUEENSLAND'S first Market-Led Proposal — the $512 million Logan Motorway Enhancement Project put forward by Transurban Queensland — has been given the green light by...

Federal financing to support new runway and terminal expansion at Sunshine Coast Airport

Federal financing to support new runway and terminal expansion at Sunshine Coast Airport

Queensland

Sunday, 20 November 2016

THE Australian Government has agreed to partly finance the transformation of the Sunshine Coast Airport into an international air passenger and freight hub, including a...

Expressions of interest called for Mackay Ring Road — Stage 1 project

Expressions of interest called for Mackay Ring Road — Stage 1 project

Queensland

Sunday, 20 November 2016

THE Australian and Queensland governments last week said the Mackay Ring Road—Stage 1 project has reached its next major milestone, with expressions of interest now...

Herston Quarter declared a priority development area by Queensland Government

Herston Quarter declared a priority development area by Queensland Government

Queensland

Sunday, 20 November 2016

THE $1.1 billion Herston Quarter Redevelopment project was last week declared a Priority Development Area (PDA) by the Queensland Government to help accelerate the development...

$800m West Village development in Brisbane's West End approved by State Government

$800m West Village development in Brisbane's West End approved by State Government

Queensland

Sunday, 13 November 2016

THE QUEENSLAND Government last week announced the approval of the $800 million West Village development on the Absoe site in Brisbane's West End, which will...

Agreement paves the way for Townsville City Deal

Agreement paves the way for Townsville City Deal

Queensland

Sunday, 13 November 2016

THE Australian Prime Minister and Queensland Premier last week signed an historic memorandum to renew the city centre, create a vibrant and liveable city and...

CPB Contractors selected for design and construction of $55m Ellenbrook Bus Rapid Transit project

CPB Contractors selected for design and construction of $55m Ellenbrook Bus Rapid Transit project

Western Australia

Sunday, 27 November 2016

THE West Australian Government last week announced that CPB Contractors has been selected as the preferred proponent to work with Main Roads WA, the Public...

Construction officially commences on $1.96bn Forrestfield Airport Link project

Construction officially commences on $1.96bn Forrestfield Airport Link project

Western Australia

Sunday, 6 November 2016

WORK is now under way on Perth's $1.96 billion Forrestfield Airport Link (FAL) following the turning of the first sod last week at the site...

WA Government releases updated State Planning Framework Policy for public comment

WA Government releases updated State Planning Framework Policy for public comment

Western Australia

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

WEST Australian Planning Minister Donna Faragher last week released for public comment the updated State Planning Framework Policy, which aims to guide integrated decision-making across...

Draft apartment design policy released by WA Government

Draft apartment design policy released by WA Government

Western Australia

Sunday, 23 October 2016

NATURAL light, ventilation and green spaces are key aspects of the draft apartment design policy which will help guide construction of well-designed apartments in Western...

WA Government announces changes to Development Assessment Panel system

WA Government announces changes to Development Assessment Panel system

Western Australia

Sunday, 16 October 2016

WA Planning Minister Donna Faragher last week announced a number of changes to the Development Assessment Panel (DAP) system, following feedback from key stakeholders, including...

Over 390 hectares of land rezoned for industrial development in the Kenwick and Wattle Grove areas

Over 390 hectares of land rezoned for industrial development in the Kenwick and Wattle Grove areas

Western Australia

Sunday, 16 October 2016

MORE than 390 hectares of employment-generating land has been rezoned in the Kenwick and Wattle Grove areas, the Western Australian Government announced last week.

WA's development contribution policy updated

WA's development contribution policy updated

Western Australia

Monday, 26 September 2016

THE policy guiding the contribution developers make to community infrastructure when undertaking developments in Western Australia has been updated and is available for public comment...

Most Perth councils 'miss the mark' in planning performance: Property Council

Most Perth councils 'miss the mark' in planning performance: Property Council

Western Australia

Monday, 12 September 2016

A NEW report that measures best practice planning performance of local government planning systems in 29 of Greater Perth's councils highlights a worrying lack of...

New online mapping system provides interactive planning data for WA

New online mapping system provides interactive planning data for WA

Western Australia

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

AN online mapping tool that allows anyone to access planning data for any parcel of land in Western Australia has been made publicly available by...

$500m commercial and retail development at Adelaide Festival Plaza approved by SA Government

$500m commercial and retail development at Adelaide Festival Plaza approved by SA Government

South Australia

Sunday, 13 November 2016

A $500 million private commercial and retail development at Adelaide's Festival Plaza has been approved in another milestone for the redevelopment of the Riverbank precinct.

$235m office tower development confirmed for Adelaide at historic GPO site

$235m office tower development confirmed for Adelaide at historic GPO site

South Australia

Sunday, 6 November 2016

A NEW 20-storey office tower has been confirmed for the historic Adelaide GPO site at Victoria Square after the South Australian Government committed to a...

SA council amalgamations could save more than $500m: Property Council

SA council amalgamations could save more than $500m: Property Council

South Australia

Sunday, 16 October 2016

LANDMARK research commissioned by the Property Council of Australia has revealed that council amalgamations could deliver more than $500 million to local communities across South...

UDIA calls for more infrastructure coordination to deliver Government's 30-year plan

UDIA calls for more infrastructure coordination to deliver Government's 30-year plan

South Australia

Sunday, 2 October 2016

ADELAIDE'S inner city housing growth needs to be supported by adequate infrastructure upgrades, according to South Australia's peak development industry body.

SA Government announces draft update to 30-Year Plan for Greater Adelaide

SA Government announces draft update to 30-Year Plan for Greater Adelaide

South Australia

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

SOUTH Australian Planning Minister John Rau last week published a draft update to the 30-Year Plan for Greater Adelaide, which he said builds on the...

Draft Council Boundary Bill released for public consultation by SA Government

Draft Council Boundary Bill released for public consultation by SA Government

South Australia

Saturday, 6 August 2016

THE South Australian Government has released a draft Bill for public consultation aimed at reforming the process for changing current local council boundaries in South...

SA Government and Adelaide City Council announce joint funding commitment to transform city cycling infrastructure

SA Government and Adelaide City Council announce joint funding commitment to transform city cycling infrastructure

South Australia

Monday, 1 August 2016

ADELAIDE City Council will partner with the State Government to deliver $12 million in funding to transform the city experience for bike riders with the...

Port Adelaide to be transformed with more than $280m of new private developments

Port Adelaide to be transformed with more than $280m of new private developments

South Australia

Sunday, 17 July 2016

THE transformation of the historic maritime precinct of Port Adelaide into a thriving residential, commercial and tourist destination is set to continue under the proposed...

SA Government to sell 16.5ha Glenside site to Cedar Woods Properties for $25.8m

SA Government to sell 16.5ha Glenside site to Cedar Woods Properties for $25.8m

South Australia

Sunday, 17 July 2016

THE South Australian Government last week announced it has accepted an offer to sell a 16.5-hectare Glenside site to developer Cedar Woods Properties Limited for...

Tasmania's Building Bill 2016 passed by State Parliament

Tasmania's Building Bill 2016 passed by State Parliament

Tasmania

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

TASMANIAN Building and Construction Minister Guy Barnett last week announced that the Building Bill 2016 has been passed by State Parliament, which forms part of...

Tasmanian Government announces independent review of Climate Change Act

Tasmanian Government announces independent review of Climate Change Act

Tasmania

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

THE Tasmanian Government last week said it has commissioned an independent review of the Climate Change (State Action) Act 2008 and released a discussion paper...

Tasmanian Government proposes amendments to the Aboriginal Relics Act

Tasmanian Government proposes amendments to the Aboriginal Relics Act

Tasmania

Monday, 13 June 2016

THE Tasmanian Government last week said it has decided to amend the Aboriginal Relics Act 1975, following consultation with the Aboriginal community as part of...

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...

ACT Government unveils new Ministerial team following election

ACT Government unveils new Ministerial team following election

ACT

Sunday, 6 November 2016

FOLLOWING the finalisation of a Parliamentary Agreement between ACT Labor and the ACT Greens, the ACT Government last week unveiled a 'refreshed' Ministerial team, with...

City to Woden announced as next stage of a city wide light rail network in Canberra

City to Woden announced as next stage of a city wide light rail network in Canberra

ACT

Tuesday, 6 September 2016

WODEN to the City via the Parliamentary Triangle has been selected as the preferred route for the next stage of a Canberra's city wide light...

Change to solar access requirements will improve housing outcomes: ACT Planning Minister

Change to solar access requirements will improve housing outcomes: ACT Planning Minister

ACT

Saturday, 6 August 2016

ACT Planning Minister Mick Gentleman has announced changes to the Territory Plan, which aim to simplify solar access rules, improve housing affordability and reduce delays...

Capital Property Group selected as preferred proponent for $300m office development in Civic

Capital Property Group selected as preferred proponent for $300m office development in Civic

ACT

Monday, 1 August 2016

THE ACT Government has announced that Capital Property Group (CPG) has been selected as the preferred proponent to deliver a $300 million office development at...

Green light for residential development in west Belconnen

Green light for residential development in west Belconnen

ACT

Monday, 25 July 2016

APPROXIMATELY 6,500 dwellings including retail and community infrastructure will be developed in west Belconnen with a 360-hectare nature reserve created along the Murrumbidgee River, Minister...

Planning for integrated public transport ticketing system under way in ACT

Planning for integrated public transport ticketing system under way in ACT

ACT

Sunday, 10 July 2016

WORK has started on a new integrated transport ticketing system for buses and light rail in the ACT, Minister for Transport and City Services Meegan...

Transport Canberra officially launched by ACT Government

Transport Canberra officially launched by ACT Government

ACT

Sunday, 10 July 2016

THE ACT Government last week officially launched the Territory's new public transport agency, Transport Canberra, which has a mandate to deliver a quality public transport...

Contracts signed for Canberra's first light rail project

Contracts signed for Canberra's first light rail project

ACT

Sunday, 22 May 2016

CONTRACTS were signed last week between the ACT Government and the successful light rail consortium, Canberra Metro, paving the way for the start of construction...

Australian Government approves amendment to National Capital Plan

Australian Government approves amendment to National Capital Plan

ACT

Monday, 9 May 2016

AUSTRALIAN Major Projects, Territories and Local Government Minister Paul Fletcher last week announced the approval of Amendment 86 to the National Capital Plan, which he...

NT Planning Minister announces dual occupancy review

NT Planning Minister announces dual occupancy review

Northern Territory

Monday, 10 October 2016

NT Planning Minister Nicole Manison last week announced a review of planning policy surrounding dual occupancy which currently automatically allows for two homes to be...

NT Government amends Planning Act to strengthen strategic planning

NT Government amends Planning Act to strengthen strategic planning

Northern Territory

Sunday, 3 July 2016

THE Northern Territory Government has amended the Planning Act to strengthen strategic planning in the Territory and limit the opportunities for spot rezoning.

NT Government releases 'HousingActionNT' housing blueprint

NT Government releases 'HousingActionNT' housing blueprint

Northern Territory

Sunday, 5 June 2016

THE Northern Territory Government last week released its blueprint for delivering hundreds of new homes and thousands of housing upgrades in remote, urban and regional...

Darwin Mid Suburbs Draft Area Plan released for comment

Darwin Mid Suburbs Draft Area Plan released for comment

Northern Territory

Monday, 29 February 2016

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week announced the public exhibition of the Darwin Mid Suburbs Draft Area Plan, which provides a framework to guide...

NT Planning Commission releases draft Litchfield Sub Regional Land Use Plan

NT Planning Commission releases draft Litchfield Sub Regional Land Use Plan

Northern Territory

Monday, 22 February 2016

THE Northern Territory Planning Commission last week released the draft Litchfield Sub Regional Land Use Plan, which aims to manage growth in Litchfield through a...

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...

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