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NORTH-WEST SYDNEY SET FOR VIBRANT FUTURE

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

The NSW Government has announced the rezoning of the Bella Vista and Kellyville Precincts to create vibrant communities with new town centres, facilities and green open space, along with 10,400... Read more

VIBRANT NEW COMMUNITY FOR WILTON NORTH

Monday, 27 November 2017

Plans for a vibrant new community at Wilton North, framed by green space and supported by schools, shops and community facilities are on exhibition for community consultation.

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NSW GIVES THUMBS UP TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND ENVIRONMENT

Monday, 27 November 2017

For the third consecutive year, customers have declared they are more satisfied than ever with the NSW Department of Planning and Environment.

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LAND RELEASE TO CREATE NEW COMMUNITIES IN SYDNEY’S SOUTH WEST

Monday, 27 November 2017

Minister for Planning and Housing, Anthony Roberts, today announced a new 1,500-hectare land release in Sydney’s growing south-west, which will create vibrant new communities.

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MAJOR OVERHAUL FOR NSW PLANNING SYSTEM

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

The Bill to change the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (EP&A Act) that will see the biggest overhaul of the NSW planning system since the legislation’s inception... Read more

NSW GOVERNMENT PARTNERS WITH WOLLONDILLY SHIRE COUNCIL TO ACCELERATE REZONING FOR NEW HOMES

Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Experts from the Department of Planning and Environment have assisted Wollondilly Shire Council in slashing approval times on new homes by more than a year saving builders millions of dollars in... Read more

PROPOSED CHANGES TO SENIORS’ HOUSING TO PROTECT LOCAL COMMUNITIES

Friday, 10 November 2017

Proposed changes to planning rules for seniors’ housing will provide local communities certainty on new developments and prevent their incremental growth in unsuitable locations.

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A NEW STANDARD FOR INCLUSIVE KIDS’ PLAY SPACES

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

Playgrounds and play spaces across NSW will need to meet a new standard of design by catering for all people, including disabled and able-bodied children and their carers.

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