City 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.

Article
5 January 2017

Do you know where and how you want to be buried?

Will you choose an elaborate Victorian-style headstone, or do you prefer a “green” burial, with only a GPS tracking signal indicating your...

Report
7 December 2016

This report proposes a series of clear and measurable responses to the burgeoning need for affordable housing in different parts of Melbourne and across Victoria.

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...

Report
23 November 2016

Melbourne is surrounded by a highly productive foodbowl, but it faces challenges. How can Melbourne plan for a resilient city foodbowl that provides healthy food for a growing population, promotes...

Policy
23 November 2016

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

Strategy
21 November 2016

This draft District Plan sets out aspirations and proposals for Greater Sydney’s South District, which includes the local government areas of Canterbury-Bankstown, Georges River and Sutherland....

Strategy
21 November 2016

Sets out aspirations and proposals for Greater Sydney’s South West District, which includes the local government areas of Camden, Campbelltown, Fairfield, Liverpool and Wollondilly. It has been...

Strategy
21 November 2016

Sets out aspirations and proposals for Greater Sydney’s West District, which includes the Blue Mountains, Penrith and Hawkesbury local government areas.

Strategy
21 November 2016

This draft Plan sets out aspirations and proposals for Greater Sydney’s West Central District, which includes the local government areas of Blacktown, Cumberland (parts of the former Auburn,...