Strategic planning

Discussion paper
10 January 2017

This guide sets out the NSW Government’s proposals to update the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (EP&A Act) through a series of targeted amendments.

9 January 2017

The city is overhauling its archaic zoning regulations, but does the move help its citizens as much as it helps developers?

15 December 2016

This Guideline delivers on the Government’s commitment in the NSW Renewable Energy Action Plan (2013) to implement wind energy planning guidelines in NSW. It identifies the key planning...

14 December 2016

This draft plan aims to provide a framework for development, investment and land use planning in the New England north-west region.

Audio lecture/presentation
30 November 2016

This public lecture held at the University of Sydney discussed the draft Central Sydney Planning Strategy 2012-2036. The event was organised jointly by the Henry Halloran Trust and the City of...

23 November 2016

The Queensland Government is reviewing how the state government expresses its interests in plan making and development assessment.

10 November 2016

The aim of this report, and its accompanying interactive maps and data files, is to highlight the local government areaas at the greatest risk of natural perils and demonstrate how this risk...

20 October 2016

The Draft South East Queensland Regional Plan (ShapingSEQ) is the Queensland Government’s new regional planning framework to sustainably manage change and growth in SEQ.

17 October 2016

This report argues against the Indo-Pacific idea and presents the case for a more regionally differentiated ‘Indo/Pacific’ alternative. The hyphen at the heart of the Indo-Pacific aggregates two...

15 July 2016

This report is the official state government projection of population and households, which is used by the Victorian government to manage growth and plan the delivery of infrastructure and...