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1. 29 March 18INFRASTRUCTURE / NATURAL DISASTERS / FLOODS / ENVIRONMENT
A series of papers has been tabled as part of the inquiry into the impacts of climate change on housing, buildings and infrastructure. [Full text]
2. 15 March 18INFRASTRUCTURE / DESIGN / FLOODS
There will be a public hearing in Melbourne today for the inquiry into the impacts of climate change on housing, buildings and infrastructure. [Full text]
3. 6 November 17QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / INSURANCE
Minister Kelly O'Dwyer Announced that James Cook University will undertake a strata title inspection scheme in North Queensland as part of the National Partnership Agreement on Natural Disaster Resilience. [Full text]
4. 26 October 17INSURANCE / NATURAL DISASTERS / FLOODS
The ACCC issued a paper for its inquiry into residential building, contents, and strata insurance in northern Australia. [Full text]
5. 8 September 16FLOODS
The Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC issued a paper on flood mitigation strategies for residential buildings. [Full text]
6. 3 February 14NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / FLOODS
The planning circular and an FAQ document are online. [Full text]
7. 3 February 14NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / FLOODS
Minister Brad Hazzard released a draft planning circular about the reporting of coastal hazards for Section 149 certificates in NSW. [Full text]
8. 18 July 13NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / FLOODS
'The NSW Planning System and the Building Code of Australia 2013: Construction of Buildings in Flood Hazard Areas' was issued by the NSW DP&I. [Full text]
9. 27 June 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Minister David Crisafulli said flood funding to Queensland's local councils would be streamlined. [Full text]
10. 27 June 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
An assessment of Queensland's relief and recovery arrangements following the 2010-11 floods was issued by the Victorian Auditor-General's Office. [Full text]
11. 6 June 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS
Federal Treasurer Wayne Swan said Queensland will only be spending $620 million on rebuilding during this financial year. [Full text]
12. 6 June 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS
Minister David Crisafulli announced that $4.2 billion has been allocated to flood reconstruction in the Queensland Budget. [Full text]
13. 2 May 13PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / FLOODS / TRANSPORT
A tool for ranking development sites according to biodiversity loss, flood risk and transport planning has been announced by the Centre of Excellence for Environmental Decisions. [Full text]
14. 18 March 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Property Council made a submission on the Queensland Government's proposed amendments relating to flood controls in local planning schemes. [Full text]
15. 4 March 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / INFRASTRUCTURE
The Local Government Association of Queensland said that the package is a fair start to flood mitigation but more is needed. [Full text]
16. 4 March 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / INFRASTRUCTURE
The PM announced a $45 million flood recovery support package for Queensland, following the Australia Day floods. [Full text]
17. 4 March 13INSURANCE / NATURAL DISASTERS / FLOODS
The Insurance Council said the commitment was a significant financial step towards protecting the viability and sustainability of many flood-prone communities. [Full text]
18. 4 March 13INSURANCE / NATURAL DISASTERS / FLOODS
The PM announced a new National Insurance Affordability Council and $100 million for flood and other natural disaster mitigation measures. [Full text]
19. 18 February 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / PLANNING
The Queensland Reconstruction Authority Amendment Bill 2013 has been passed. [Full text]
20. 18 February 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / PLANNING
The Local Government Association of Queensland backed a call for councils to be able to rezone or downzone flood prone land without compensation risk. [Full text]
21. 14 February 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / NATURAL DISASTERS / INFRASTRUCTURE
The Local Government Association of Queensland said the agreement empowers local councils to work together with the Federal and State Governments. [Full text]
22. 14 February 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / NATURAL DISASTERS / INFRASTRUCTURE
The Queensland and Federal Governments signed a National Partnership Agreement on flood and cyclone recovery works. [Full text]
23. 14 February 13FLOODS
The National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility issued two reports on lessons learned from the 2010-11 floods. [Full text]
24. 7 February 13QUEENSLAND / NATURAL DISASTERS / FLOODS
The Planning Institute of Australia welcomed the recent appointment of a Queensland Minister to oversee post-flood community recovery and resilience. [Full text]
25. 4 February 13INSURANCE / PLANNING / FLOODS
The Insurance Council of Australia called for planning codes that ensure new developments are above a one-in-100 year flood event. [Full text]
26. 14 January 13QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / INFRASTRUCTURE
More than $910 million has been spent on flood and cyclone reconstruction work in South East Queensland, with a further $700 million to be spent on major infrastructure projects. [Full text]
27. 22 November 12FLOODS / INSURANCE / PLANNING / NATURAL DISASTERS
A national flood risk information portal for planners, insurers and the community has been launched. [Full text]
28. 15 November 12FLOODS / PLANNING
The Government's response document, which includes an examination of aspects of the development approval process, is online. [Full text]
29. 15 November 12FLOODS / PLANNING
The Federal Government's response to the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry Final Report has been tabled in Parliament. [Full text]
30. 29 October 12VICTORIA / FLOODS
The final report for the North East Victoria Flood Review has been released. [Full text]
31. 2 October 12FLOODS
Minister Martin Ferguson announced a $5 million rainfall mapping project aimed at improving the management of flood risks. [Full text]
32. 24 September 12QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / INFRASTRUCTURE
The Local Government Association of Queensland commented on reports that the Government is considering winding up the Queensland Reconstruction Authority. [Full text]
33. 24 September 12NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / FLOODS
The NSW Government announced $24 million for floodplain management projects. [Full text]
34. 24 September 12INSURANCE / FLOODS
Minister Bill Shorten welcomed the announcement. [Full text]
35. 24 September 12INSURANCE / FLOODS
The purchase of flood insurance has grown significantly since 2006, according to the Insurance Council of Australia. [Full text]
36. 17 September 12QUEENSLAND / FLOODS
Flood reconstruction funding was announced for various regions in Queensland. [Full text]
37. 30 August 12VICTORIA / FLOODS / INFRASTRUCTURE
A report on flood mitigation infrastructure in Victoria was tabled in Parliament. [Full text]
38. 13 August 12FLOODS / INSURANCE
Minister Bill Shorten released draft legislation regulating the provision of key facts sheets for home building and contents insurance. [Full text]
39. 2 August 12QUEENSLAND / FLOODS
The Queensland Government released the consultation paper 'More resilient electrical infrastructure in high rise buildings' following recommendations from the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry. [Full text]
40. 5 July 12FLOODS / INSURANCE
The Insurance Council welcomed the Government's response. [Full text]
41. 5 July 12FLOODS / INSURANCE
Volume two of the Government Response document is online. [Full text]
42. 5 July 12FLOODS / INSURANCE
Volume one of the Government Response document is online. [Full text]
43. 5 July 12FLOODS / INSURANCE
The Government's response to the investigation into flood and strata title insurance was tabled by Minister Bill Shorten. [Full text]
44. 2 July 12VICTORIA / FLOODS
Attorney-General and Minister Nicola Roxon tabled the Australian Government's response to the Final Report of the Victorian Review of the 2010-11 Flood Warnings and Response. [Full text]
45. 28 June 12QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Deputy Premier Jeff Seeney said the new agreement will cut costs for Councils. [Full text]
46. 28 June 12QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Minister Joe Ludwig said the Local Government Value for Money Pricing Model would benefit councils and keep Commonwealth costs low. [Full text]
47. 28 June 12QUEENSLAND / FLOODS / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
QLD Councils can now use their own workers to repair and restore local infrastructure under changes introduced by the Australian Government. [Full text]
48. 28 June 12VICTORIA / FLOODS
Deputy Premier Ryan said it was disappointing the Commonwealth rejected Joel Joel's application for $25,000 clean up and recovery grants. [Full text]
49. 28 June 12VICTORIA / FLOODS
Deputy Premier Peter Ryan announced Koo Wee Rup and surrounds qualify for emergency re-establishment assistance. [Full text]
50. 21 June 12VICTORIA / FLOODS
Deputy Premier Peter Ryan said flood recovery assistance was available following Gippsland floods. [Full text]