Government of New South Wales

Items authored


1 Jun 2017

The NSW Government has developed a new package of measures aimed at improving housing affordability across NSW.

Data portal

20 Dec 2016

About SEED

SEED – the portal for S haring and E nabling E nvironmental D ata – has been developed with and for the community of NSW, as a central place for everyone to find data about the environment.

Initially containing...

Discussion paper

30 Apr 2016

On 4 February 2015, the NSW Government launched its Social Impact Investment Policy. The policy builds on the success of NSW’s social benefit bonds and sets out the Government’s intent to support a broader social impact investment market in NSW. As part of the policy,...

Policy report

24 Jan 2016

Future Directions for Social Housing in NSW sets out the NSW Government’s vision for social housing to 2025.

Fact sheet

15 Jan 2003

The Partnership Against Homelessness was a network of NSW Government agencies which aims to improve services for homeless men and women. The Partnership oversaw a rolling program of reforms to existing services and introduced new projects to increase access to crisis, temporary and long-term accommodation....

Items published


13 Jun 2018

This strategy document sets the direction for the next five years, focusing on prevention responses that address the root causes of homelessness, and early intervention responses that will reduce the longer term impact of homelessness.


13 Jun 2018

This guideline provides information for councils, the community and other stakeholders on the contents of a Local Strategic Planning Statement (LSPS), how it is made, and how it is implemented.

Discussion paper

Discussion paper on the proposed State Environmental Planning Policy to protect Western Sydney corridors
19 Mar 2018

The protection of these corridors is proposed to be achieved through a State Environmental Planning Policy (SEPP), an environmental planning instrument that addresses matters of state or regional environmental planning significance. The New South Wales government is currently seeking the community’s feedback on this discussion...


18 Mar 2018

Continued planning is critical if New South Wales is to have a world-class transport system with infrastructure investments that support growth and meet the aspirations for how we want to travel and live.


6 Feb 2018

This strategy document sets out priority areas to address recent increases in the road toll and outlines moves towards achieving the NSW government’s aim to reduce fatalities by 30% by 2021.

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4 May 2017

Aim: To examine the experience of court users of two metropolitan courthouses in New South Wales.

Method: 311 court users were surveyed regarding their awareness, understanding, contacts, and satisfaction with services at court. The sample included defendants (33.1%) , victims (10.6%), witnesses...

Research report

1 Mar 2017

Provides detailed information about the experiences of care for women during various stages of the maternity journey, highlighting where NSW performs well, and potential areas for improvement.

Key Findings:

1) A statewide survey of 4,739 women who gave birth in a NSW...

Research report

31 Oct 2016

Aim : To compare the accuracy of Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average (ARIMA) model and Holt-Winters additive exponential smoothing method for forecasting the size of the total NSW adult prison population

Method : NSW adult prison population data was obtained up until July...

Research report

29 Sep 2016

Of 81,199 adult offenders, 26% reoffended within two years of the index appearance.

Aim To re-examine the Group Risk Assessment Model (GRAM) for predicting reoffending in adults given non-custodial sentences and to assess the accuracy of the model.

Method Adult offenders...

Research report

16 Sep 2016

Aim: To determine whether the fine amount, the fine detection mode and the socioeconomic status of the offender influence the willingness to pay a fine.

Method: Adults from NSW were surveyed about their experience with traffic fines and willingness to pay fines....