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Melbourne's Metropolitan Planning Authority expanded Victoria-wide

Melbourne's Metropolitan Planning Authority expanded Victoria-wide

Victoria

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

MELBOURNE'S Metropolitan Planning Authority has been expanded Victoria-wide to boost planning support for regional cities and towns, Victorian Planning Minister Richard Wynne announced last week.

Construction commences on Southland Station in Melbourne's south-east

Construction commences on Southland Station in Melbourne's south-east

Victoria

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

More than 4,000 passengers a day will benefit from direct and safe access to Southland shopping centre with major construction beginning at Melbourne's newest train...

Concept designs released for NSW's new intercity trains

Concept designs released for NSW's new intercity trains

New South Wales

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

THE NSW Government last week announced that new generation double deck trains will begin rolling onto the state's railways from 2019, transforming intercity travel 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...

Changes to R-Codes released for comment by WA Government

Changes to R-Codes released for comment by WA Government

Western Australia

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

WEST Australian Planning Minister Donna Faragher has announced the release of a number of proposed changes to the state's Residential Design Codes (R-Codes) for public...

Victorian Government releases draft apartment design standards for public consultation

Victorian Government releases draft apartment design standards for public consultation

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

NEW apartment design standards to improve development quality have been released for a final consultation round by the Victorian Government.

Three groups shortlisted for Melbourne Metro Tunnel project

Three groups shortlisted for Melbourne Metro Tunnel project

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Victorian Government last week announced the shortlisted bidders for the $6 billion Public Private Partnership (PPP) to build the Metro Tunnel and five new...

Preliminary designs released for upgrades of four intersections along Hoddle Steet-Punt Road corridor

Preliminary designs released for upgrades of four intersections along Hoddle Steet-Punt Road corridor

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Victorian Government last week released preliminary designs for four intersections to be upgraded along the Hoddle Street-Punt Road corridor.

Preferred tenderer for Herston Quarter announced by Queensland Government

Preferred tenderer for Herston Quarter announced by Queensland Government

Queensland

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Queensland Government last week announced that Australian Unity has been selected as the preferred tenderer to develop the site of the former children's hospital...

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Melbourne's Metropolitan Planning Authority expanded Victoria-wide

Melbourne's Metropolitan Planning Authority expanded Victoria-wide

Victoria

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

MELBOURNE'S Metropolitan Planning Authority has been expanded Victoria-wide to boost planning support for regional cities and towns, Victorian Planning Minister Richard Wynne announced last week.

Construction commences on Southland Station in Melbourne's south-east

Construction commences on Southland Station in Melbourne's south-east

Victoria

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

More than 4,000 passengers a day will benefit from direct and safe access to Southland shopping centre with major construction beginning at Melbourne's newest train...

Concept designs released for NSW's new intercity trains

Concept designs released for NSW's new intercity trains

New South Wales

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

THE NSW Government last week announced that new generation double deck trains will begin rolling onto the state's railways from 2019, transforming intercity travel 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...

Changes to R-Codes released for comment by WA Government

Changes to R-Codes released for comment by WA Government

Western Australia

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

WEST Australian Planning Minister Donna Faragher has announced the release of a number of proposed changes to the state's Residential Design Codes (R-Codes) for public...

Victorian Government releases draft apartment design standards for public consultation

Victorian Government releases draft apartment design standards for public consultation

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

NEW apartment design standards to improve development quality have been released for a final consultation round by the Victorian Government.

Three groups shortlisted for Melbourne Metro Tunnel project

Three groups shortlisted for Melbourne Metro Tunnel project

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Victorian Government last week announced the shortlisted bidders for the $6 billion Public Private Partnership (PPP) to build the Metro Tunnel and five new...

Preliminary designs released for upgrades of four intersections along Hoddle Steet-Punt Road corridor

Preliminary designs released for upgrades of four intersections along Hoddle Steet-Punt Road corridor

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Victorian Government last week released preliminary designs for four intersections to be upgraded along the Hoddle Street-Punt Road corridor.

Preferred tenderer for Herston Quarter announced by Queensland Government

Preferred tenderer for Herston Quarter announced by Queensland Government

Queensland

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Queensland Government last week announced that Australian Unity has been selected as the preferred tenderer to develop the site of the former children's hospital...

Dwelling approvals fall 2.9 per cent in June

Dwelling approvals fall 2.9 per cent in June

Australia

Saturday, 6 August 2016

FOLLOWING a revised decrease of 5.2 per cent in May, the total number of new dwellings decreased in June decreased by 2.9 per cent, in...

Dwelling approvals decrease 5.2 per cent in May

Dwelling approvals decrease 5.2 per cent in May

Australia

Sunday, 10 July 2016

FOLLOWING a revised increase of 3.3 per cent in April, the total number of new dwellings decreased in May decreased by 5.2 per cent, in...

ALGA releases 2016-17 State of the Regions report

ALGA releases 2016-17 State of the Regions report

Australia

Sunday, 3 July 2016

THE Australian Local Government Association (ALGA) last month released the 2016-17 State of the Regions report, which finds a widening gap in employment rates, household...

Planning Institute releases Election Platform 2016; calls for a national strategy and forward-looking cities agenda

Planning Institute releases Election Platform 2016; calls for a national strategy and forward-looking cities agenda

Australia

Monday, 13 June 2016

THE Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) has released its Federal Election Platform 2016, arguing that the Federal Government has an important role to play in...

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.0 per cent in April

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.0 per cent in April

Australia

Sunday, 5 June 2016

FOLLOWING a revised increase of 2.9 per cent in March, the total number of new dwellings approved in April increased by 3.0 per cent, in...

CCCLM releases its third report measuring Australia's after dark activities

CCCLM releases its third report measuring Australia's after dark activities

Australia

Sunday, 22 May 2016

THE Council of Capital City Lord Mayors (CCCLM) last week released its third report in a series measuring the performance of the Australian Night Time...

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.7 per cent in March

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.7 per cent in March

Australia

Monday, 9 May 2016

FOLLOWING a revised increase of 2.9 per cent in February, the total number of new dwellings approved in March increased by 3.7 per cent, in...

Australian Government launches 'Smart Cities Plan'

Australian Government launches 'Smart Cities Plan'

Australia

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

AUSTRALIAN Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull last week released the Smart Cities Plan, which aims to deliver jobs closer to homes, more affordable housing, better transport...

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.1 per cent in February

Dwelling approvals increase by 3.1 per cent in February

Australia

Monday, 11 April 2016

FOLLOWING a revised decrease of 6.6 per cent in January, the total number of new dwellings approved in February increased by 3.1 per cent, in...

Concept designs released for NSW's new intercity trains

Concept designs released for NSW's new intercity trains

New South Wales

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

THE NSW Government last week announced that new generation double deck trains will begin rolling onto the state's railways from 2019, transforming intercity travel for...

Contractors' shortlist announced for major western Sydney road projects

Contractors' shortlist announced for major western Sydney road projects

New South Wales

Monday, 15 August 2016

WORK on the Australian and New South Wales governments' suite of Western Sydney Infrastructure Plan projects is pushing ahead, with shortlisted contractors announced to build...

Changes announced to Newcastle Light Rail as Managing Contractor appointed

Changes announced to Newcastle Light Rail as Managing Contractor appointed

New South Wales

Monday, 15 August 2016

NSW Transport and Infrastructure Minister Andrew Constance has announced Newcastle Light Rail will proceed with key changes following suggestions from the public.

Proposed new wind energy framework released for public consultation by NSW Government

Proposed new wind energy framework released for public consultation by NSW Government

New South Wales

Saturday, 6 August 2016

A NEW wind energy planning framework will ensure that NSW has the right settings to attract investment in wind energy, while balancing the interests of...

New Inner West park and tunnel link announced as part of WestConnex interchange at Rozelle

New Inner West park and tunnel link announced as part of WestConnex interchange at Rozelle

New South Wales

Monday, 1 August 2016

A LARGE stretch of new parkland will provide significant green space for Sydney's inner west and an underground connection will be built to take traffic...

Community feedback sought for plans for the new Western Sydney Stadium

Community feedback sought for plans for the new Western Sydney Stadium

New South Wales

Monday, 1 August 2016

A CONCEPT proposal for the development of a new sports stadium at O'Connell Street in Parramatta has been placed on exhibition for community consultation by...

New growth areas in Wilton and Macarthur announced by NSW Government

New growth areas in Wilton and Macarthur announced by NSW Government

New South Wales

Monday, 1 August 2016

A NEW growth area will be created at Wilton supported by schools, roads, new services, land for jobs and open space and an 11 hectare...

City of Sydney releases draft Central Sydney Planning Strategy

City of Sydney releases draft Central Sydney Planning Strategy

New South Wales

Sunday, 17 July 2016

THE City of Sydney last week said it has developed a strategic vision for Sydney's future skyline with potential building heights in excess of 300...

Three groups shortlisted to construct new Western Sydney Stadium

Three groups shortlisted to construct new Western Sydney Stadium

New South Wales

Sunday, 17 July 2016

THE NSW Government last week said that a brand new sporting stadium for Western Sydney is a step closer after three private sector consortia were...

Melbourne's Metropolitan Planning Authority expanded Victoria-wide

Melbourne's Metropolitan Planning Authority expanded Victoria-wide

Victoria

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

MELBOURNE'S Metropolitan Planning Authority has been expanded Victoria-wide to boost planning support for regional cities and towns, Victorian Planning Minister Richard Wynne announced last week.

Construction commences on Southland Station in Melbourne's south-east

Construction commences on Southland Station in Melbourne's south-east

Victoria

Tuesday, 23 August 2016

More than 4,000 passengers a day will benefit from direct and safe access to Southland shopping centre with major construction beginning at Melbourne's newest train...

Victorian Government releases draft apartment design standards for public consultation

Victorian Government releases draft apartment design standards for public consultation

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

NEW apartment design standards to improve development quality have been released for a final consultation round by the Victorian Government.

Three groups shortlisted for Melbourne Metro Tunnel project

Three groups shortlisted for Melbourne Metro Tunnel project

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Victorian Government last week announced the shortlisted bidders for the $6 billion Public Private Partnership (PPP) to build the Metro Tunnel and five new...

Preliminary designs released for upgrades of four intersections along Hoddle Steet-Punt Road corridor

Preliminary designs released for upgrades of four intersections along Hoddle Steet-Punt Road corridor

Victoria

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Victorian Government last week released preliminary designs for four intersections to be upgraded along the Hoddle Street-Punt Road corridor.

Victoria's trial of weekend all-night public transport extended for six months

Victoria's trial of weekend all-night public transport extended for six months

Victoria

Saturday, 6 August 2016

VICTORIAN Premier Daniel Andrews this week joined Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan and AFL CEO Gillon McLachlan to announce a six month extension to...

New McKinnon Station opens after 37-day construction blitz

New McKinnon Station opens after 37-day construction blitz

Victoria

Saturday, 6 August 2016

VICTORIAN Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan this week announced the longest rail line closure since the construction of the City Loop is over and...

Plans to investigate Elizabeth Street upgrade released by City of Melbourne

Plans to investigate Elizabeth Street upgrade released by City of Melbourne

Victoria

Monday, 1 August 2016

THE City of Melbourne has released a plan to investigate improvements to pedestrian congestion, safety and amenity of the southern end of Elizabeth Street while...

City of Melbourne votes to appoint preferred developer for Munro site in QVM precinct

City of Melbourne votes to appoint preferred developer for Munro site in QVM precinct

Victoria

Monday, 1 August 2016

THE landmark Munro site in the Queen Victoria Market precinct will be home to community facilities, affordable housing and market car parking after the City...

Preferred tenderer for Herston Quarter announced by Queensland Government

Preferred tenderer for Herston Quarter announced by Queensland Government

Queensland

Monday, 15 August 2016

THE Queensland Government last week announced that Australian Unity has been selected as the preferred tenderer to develop the site of the former children's hospital...

Major works start on Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2

Major works start on Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2

Queensland

Saturday, 6 August 2016

HELENSVALE station is set to become the most advanced, modern public transport interchange in the country, with major works now underway to build the $420...

Queensland Government to consider proposed call-in of West Village development in Brisbane's West End

Queensland Government to consider proposed call-in of West Village development in Brisbane's West End

Queensland

Monday, 1 August 2016

QUEENSLAND Deputy Premier and Minister for Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning Jackie Trad last week announced she was using her powers under the Sustainable Planning...

Queensland Government to index maximum infrastructure charges on new developments

Queensland Government to index maximum infrastructure charges on new developments

Queensland

Monday, 25 July 2016

THE Queensland Government last week said councils across the state will have more resources to deliver essential community infrastructure following the government's announcement that it...

Queensland Government to introduce greater protection for heritage places

Queensland Government to introduce greater protection for heritage places

Queensland

Monday, 25 July 2016

THE Queensland Government last week said it will ensure the state's important heritage places are better preserved for future generations, by restoring protections for adjoining...

New planning code to support wind farm industry in Queensland

New planning code to support wind farm industry in Queensland

Queensland

Sunday, 17 July 2016

THE QUEENSLAND Government said it is continuing its commitment to renewable energy, following the release last week of the state's first wind farm planning code.

Building Queensland's first Infrastructure Pipeline Report released

Building Queensland's first Infrastructure Pipeline Report released

Queensland

Sunday, 3 July 2016

THE Queensland Government last week welcomed the release of Building Queensland's inaugural Infrastructure Pipeline Report, which sets out for the first time an independent view...

Expressions of interest called for $634m signalling system for SEQ's rail network

Expressions of interest called for $634m signalling system for SEQ's rail network

Queensland

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

A NEW world-class rail signalling system for South East Queensland's rail network is on the fast track, with global Expressions of Interest to develop the...

Construction of Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2 to commence in July

Construction of Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2 to commence in July

Queensland

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

QUEENSLAND Transport Minister Stirling Hinchliffe last week announced that permanent works on Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2 would start on schedule in July following...

Changes to R-Codes released for comment by WA Government

Changes to R-Codes released for comment by WA Government

Western Australia

Tuesday, 16 August 2016

WEST Australian Planning Minister Donna Faragher has announced the release of a number of proposed changes to the state's Residential Design Codes (R-Codes) for public...

Construction starts on Perth's Ritz-Carlton at Elizabeth Quay

Construction starts on Perth's Ritz-Carlton at Elizabeth Quay

Western Australia

Saturday, 6 August 2016

WORK has started on Elizabeth Quay's first private development, the 5-star Ritz-Carlton hotel and The Towers apartment building, which will support 1,200 jobs and bring...

WA Government releases 'Perth Transport Plan for 3.5 million People and Beyond'

WA Government releases 'Perth Transport Plan for 3.5 million People and Beyond'

Western Australia

Monday, 1 August 2016

THE West Australian Government last week released the 'Perth Transport Plan for 3.5 million People and Beyond', which provides a long term blueprint for transport...

$217m Perth Busport officially opens

$217m Perth Busport officially opens

Western Australia

Sunday, 17 July 2016

THE West Australian Government has described the official opening of the $217 million Perth Busport as the latest significant milestone in the State Government's delivery...

City of Perth's boundaries expand after new legislation takes full effect

City of Perth's boundaries expand after new legislation takes full effect

Western Australia

Sunday, 3 July 2016

THE City of Perth has been enlarged to include The University of Western Australia, Kings Park, Queen Elizabeth II Medical Centre and the new Perth...

Perth Stadium operator agreement signed

Perth Stadium operator agreement signed

Western Australia

Sunday, 3 July 2016

THE West Australian Government last week announced it has executed the operator agreement with VenuesLive Management Services (VenuesLive, formerly Stadium Australia Operations) allowing it to...

$217m Perth Busport to be operational on July 17

$217m Perth Busport to be operational on July 17

Western Australia

Monday, 20 June 2016

TRANSPERTH services will begin operating from the new $217 million underground Perth Busport on Sunday, July 17, the Western Australian Government announced last week.

Contract finalised for design and construction of Forrestfield-Airport Link in Perth

Contract finalised for design and construction of Forrestfield-Airport Link in Perth

Western Australia

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

THE West Australian Government last week said the Forrestfield-Airport Link has reached a major milestone, with a joint venture between Italian company Salini Impregilo and...

Gateway WA project completed ahead of schedule

Gateway WA project completed ahead of schedule

Western Australia

Sunday, 17 April 2016

THE Australian and West Australian governments last week announced that the Gateway WA project has been completed almost a year ahead of schedule and under...

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...

SA Government announces $50m AdeLINK tram extension to the East End

SA Government announces $50m AdeLINK tram extension to the East End

South Australia

Sunday, 10 July 2016

ADELAIDE'S tramline will be extended along North Terrace to the East End, in a $50 million expansion delivering the first stage of the AdeLINK tram...

Off-the-plan stamp duty concessions extended and expanded in SA Budget 2016-17

Off-the-plan stamp duty concessions extended and expanded in SA Budget 2016-17

South Australia

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

THE South Australian Government stamp duty concession for off-the-plan apartments has been extended for one year and expanded to cover all of South Australia as...

SA Government and Adelaide City Council announce joint investment to transform Riverbank to Central Market laneways

SA Government and Adelaide City Council announce joint investment to transform Riverbank to Central Market laneways

South Australia

Monday, 20 June 2016

THE South Australian Government and Adelaide City Council last week announced a joint investment of $14.6 million to transform the network of small streets and...

Tenders called for early works on Adelaide Festival Plaza after agreements signed

Tenders called for early works on Adelaide Festival Plaza after agreements signed

South Australia

Sunday, 5 June 2016

THE South Australian Government last week called for tenders for early works on the $220 million Adelaide Festival Plaza redevelopment following the signing of two...

Lendlease wins design and construct contract for Adelaide's Northern Connector project

Lendlease wins design and construct contract for Adelaide's Northern Connector project

South Australia

Sunday, 5 June 2016

THE major contract to design and build the 15.5-kilometre Northern Connector project has been awarded to preferred contractor Lendlease, Transport and Infrastructure Minister Stephen Mullighan...

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...

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...

Approvals pave the way for construction of stage one of Canberra's light rail project

Approvals pave the way for construction of stage one of Canberra's light rail project

ACT

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

STAGE one of Canberra's light rail project is ready to begin construction following approvals from the National Capital Authority and the ACT Environment and Planning...

ACT to be powered by 100 per cent renewable energy by 2020

ACT to be powered by 100 per cent renewable energy by 2020

ACT

Tuesday, 3 May 2016

THE ACT will have 100 per cent of its electricity needs met by renewable energy by 2020, Minister for the Environment and Climate Change Simon...

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...

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...

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