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1. 10 April 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Urban Taskforce published a submission to the Draft Sydney District Plans and 'Towards Our Greater Sydney 2056'. [Full text]
2. 10 April 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Local Government NSW published submissions to the Draft Environmental Planning & Assessment Amendment Bill and to the Greater Sydney Commission's Draft District Plans and 'Towards Our Greater Sydney 2056'. [Full text]
3. 10 April 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
NSW Department of Planning and Environment announced that over 420 formal submissions have been received following the exhibition of draft plans for 3,400 new homes at Ingleside. [Full text]
4. 30 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Greens announced a three point policy focussed on local democracy in NSW. [Full text]
5. 30 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Local Government NSW commented on a Court of Appeal decision relating to the amalgamation of Ku-ring-gai and Hornsby councils. [Full text]
6. 27 March 17VICTORIA / PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Victorian Government called for survey responses to inform its Smart Planning program. [Full text]
7. 27 March 17VICTORIA / PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Master Builders issued a response to changes in Victoria's Residential Zones and Plan Melbourne 2017-50. [Full text]
8. 27 March 17VICTORIA / PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Municipal Association of Victoria issued a Land Use Planning Bulletin. [Full text]
9. 27 March 17VICTORIA / PLANNING / ENVIRONMENT / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
A Planning Permit Activity Report for February has been released by the Victorian Government. [Full text]
10. 27 March 17LOCAL GOVERNMENT / AFFORDABLE HOUSING
The UTS Institute for Public Policy and University of SA issued 'Local government and housing in the 21st century: A discussion paper'. [Full text]
11. 23 March 17WESTERN AUSTRALIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The WA Local Government Association welcomed a commitment by Minister David Templeman to establish a partnership agreement between spheres of government. [Full text]
12. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
ABC Radio published a series of interviews on the increasing density in Sydney, including a focus on open space, design and housing affordability. [Full text]
13. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
The Urban Taskforce said the Guide is a positive move to speed up housing approvals but it should also apply to government agencies. [Full text]
14. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
The Guide is online. [Full text]
15. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
Minister Anthony Roberts released the Development Assessment Best Practice Guide for NSW Councils. [Full text]
16. 23 March 17WESTERN AUSTRALIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The WA Local Government Association welcomed a commitment by Minister David Templeman to establish a partnership agreement between spheres of government. [Full text]
17. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
ABC Radio published a series of interviews on the increasing density in Sydney, including a focus on open space, design and housing affordability. [Full text]
18. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
The Urban Taskforce said the Guide is a positive move to speed up housing approvals but it should also apply to government agencies. [Full text]
19. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
The Guide is online. [Full text]
20. 23 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / DESIGN
Minister Anthony Roberts released the Development Assessment Best Practice Guide for NSW Councils. [Full text]
21. 20 March 17SOUTH AUSTRALIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Local Government Association of SA issued the report from an independent verification of 'The Value Proposition from Membership of the Local Government Association of SA - July 2016'. [Full text]
22. 20 March 17LOCAL GOVERNMENT / ICT
Assistant Minister Angus Taylor invited applications from councils for funding under the Smart Cities and Suburbs Program. [Full text]
23. 13 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Minister Gabrielle Upton tabled the reports from inquiries into North Sydney Council and the former Auburn and Murray Shire councils. [Full text]
24. 13 March 17PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / INFRASTRUCTURE
SGS issued 'Value capture through development licence fees'. [Full text]
25. 13 March 17PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / INFRASTRUCTURE
Master Builders advocated for the introduction of incentive payments to local governments for the delivery of housing-related services, amenities and infrastructure, in its pre-budget submission. [Full text]
26. 13 March 17PLANNING / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / INFRASTRUCTURE
Assistant Minister Angus Taylor invited councils to register for a series of webinars and masterclasses on smart cities. [Full text]
27. 12 March 17WESTERN AUSTRALIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Property Council issued 'Benchmarking Greater Perth Local Governments'. [Full text]
28. 12 March 17QUEENSLAND / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / INFRASTRUCTURE
Minister Jackie Trad announced $50 million in fast tracked local government grants and $20 for local infrastructure projects in Queensland. [Full text]
29. 12 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Urban Taskforce said the new Council has an opportunity to plan more density around the bay to accommodate our growing population. [Full text]
30. 12 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Further information on the Local Government (Council Amalgamations) Proclamation 2016 is online. [Full text]
31. 12 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Minister Paul Toole announced the newly formed Bayside Council, an amalgamation of the City of Botany Bay and Rockdale City council. [Full text]
32. 9 March 17TASMANIA / INFRASTRUCTURE / WATER / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Local Government Association said the sector is committed to carefully considering the model of State Government ownership proposed by Premier Hodgman. [Full text]
33. 9 March 17TASMANIA / INFRASTRUCTURE / WATER / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Premier Will Hodgman announced a plan for the Tasmanian Government to take control of TasWater. [Full text]
34. 9 March 17SOUTH AUSTRALIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Local Government Association of SA launched a campaign against the introduction of rate capping in SA. [Full text]
35. 6 March 17TASMANIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Minister Peter Gutwein released 'Greater Hobart: Local Government Reform - Final Feasibility Report'. [Full text]
36. 6 March 17LOCAL GOVERNMENT / INFRASTRUCTURE
The Local Government Association launched a campaign to restore the indexation of Financial Assistance Grants. [Full text]
37. 2 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Ministers John Barilaro and Gabrielle Upton reconfirmed that the NSW Government has ruled out council mergers for the state's eight Far West councils. [Full text]
38. 2 March 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The City of Canterbury Bankstown announced that it is the first council in NSW to have its governance framework approved by the ICAC. [Full text]
39. 20 February 17WESTERN AUSTRALIA / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The City of Perth issued a summary of recent open governance initiatives undertaken, including a register of interests for elected members and staff. [Full text]
40. 20 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / ENVIRONMENT
Local Government NSW said it is an eminently sensible decision by Minister Upton and it has the sector's full backing. [Full text]
41. 20 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / ENVIRONMENT
Minister Gabrielle Upton announced an extension to the roll out of the NSW container deposit scheme until December. [Full text]
42. 16 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The NSW Business Chamber said it welcomes certainty on council mergers. [Full text]
43. 16 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The HIA said it supports the stance taken by Premier Berejiklian to remain firm on metropolitan council mergers. [Full text]
44. 16 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The Urban Taskforce said the decision will be good in the longer term for more effective planning processes but the transition phase is likely to slow down housing approvals. [Full text]
45. 16 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Local Government NSW said that people are asking why the Government has made a distinction between metropolitan and regional councils. [Full text]
46. 16 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
An infographic summary of the benefits of council mergers is online. [Full text]
47. 16 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Premier Berejiklian announced that all merged councils in NSW will remain in place and that the Government will push ahead with the merger of councils in Sydney that are before the courts. [Full text]
48. 13 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / PLANNING / INFRASTRUCTURE
Local Government NSW made a submission on a proposed update to the policy framework for Voluntary Planning Agreements in NSW. [Full text]
49. 13 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT / PLANNING / INFRASTRUCTURE
Updated details on proposed changes to the NSW Infrastructure State Environmental Planning Policy are online. [Full text]
50. 9 February 17NEW SOUTH WALES / LOCAL GOVERNMENT
The NSW Office of Local Government issued a draft code of accounting practice and financial reporting, for comment. [Full text]