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News Category: Professional Services for Goverment

29 Jun 2020

The Mamre Road Precinct Unlocks New Jobs in Western Sydney

According to the NSW Government, the approval of the $2.6 billion Mamre Road Precinct will further secure Western Sydney’s future as a global hub for logistics […]

31 Jan 2019

New Planning Controls for the Central Coast

The new planning controls on exhibition are the draft Central Coast Local Environmental Plan (CCLEP) and the draft Central Coast Development Control Plan (CCDCP). Both the […]

24 Jul 2018

UPDATE – Low Rise Medium Density Housing Code Deferred for 50 Councils

Unfortunately, the State Government announced on 6 July 2018 that the Code will only apply to 7 Sydney Councils and the Code will be deferred from […]

21 Jun 2018

Low Rise Medium Density Housing Code

This Code, which will be incorporated into the existing Exempt and Complying Development State Environmental Planning Policy, will make it easier for developers and property owners […]

11 Mar 2018

The Environmental Planning and Assessment Act Update

The overhaul of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act has resulted in a completely new numbering system which may generate some confusion in the short term.

24 Apr 2017

Sediment and Erosion Control in the spotlight for the EPA and Council

The Parramatta River Catchment Group (PRCG) will be joining forces with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and local Councils in the Parramatta River area throughout May, […]

18 Apr 2017

Private Subdivision Certification in NSW

The Building Professionals Board has recently provided new advice to all Councils regarding private subdivision certification in NSW. The advice was provided in the Board’s March 2017 […]

16 Jan 2017

Sydney District Plan

The districts plans will directly inform local council planning and influence the decisions of state agencies are integrative to managing the State Governments Greater Sydney Region Plan for future growth.

14 Jun 2016

Council Mergers

On the 12th of May 2016 the NSW state government announced the mergers of 19 Councils across the State. These Council mergers seek to improve efficiencies by streamlining administration and delivering cost savings to the communities. The Council mergers also seek to make it easier to implement infrastructure requirements that are essential to the growing populations.

24 May 2016

Smart Cities Plan

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s recent release of the Smart Cities Plan is a welcomed focus on our cities by the Federal Government. Features of the Smart […]

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