McGowan Govt Unveils Pastoral Lands Reform Package

McGowan Govt Unveils Pastoral Lands Reform Package

10 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Alannah MacTiernan Western Australia Minister for Lands Ben Wyatt McGowan Government Moves Ahead With Pastoral Lands Reform Victor P Taffa Pastoral Lands Reform package focuses on regenerating pastoral estate and supporting pastoral development Measures to enhance land management, improve security of tenure and encourage development and diversification on the […]

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Release Of Port Hedland Marina And Waterfront Draft Masterplan

Release Of Port Hedland Marina And Waterfront Draft Masterplan

04 November 2019

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Alannah MacTiernan Port Hedland Marina And Waterfront Draft Masterplan Released Victor P Taffa Draft Masterplan for Port Hedland’s Spoilbank Marina and waterfront redevelopment released Public invited to comment online and at today’s open day Long and short-term plans for the new Marina and landside activation released A draft Masterplan […]

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Hodgman Govt Welcomes Decision Of RMPAT

Hodgman Govt Welcomes Decision Of RMPAT

23 October 2019

Tasmania Minister for Environment Parks and Heritage Peter Gutwein Halls Island Development Showcases Tasmania’s Unique Natural Values Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government welcomes the decision of the Resource Management and Planning Appeal Tribunal to overturn the Central Highlands Council’s decision to reject the Halls Island proposal, Minister for Environment Parks and Heritage Peter Gutwein said. […]

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Independent Planning Commission To Be Reviewed

Independent Planning Commission To Be Reviewed

19 October 2019

New South Wales Minister for Planning and Public Spaces Rob Stokes Review Commences Of Independent Planning Commission Victor P Taffa State’s Independent Planning Commission (IPC) will be put under the spotlight to ensure confidence in the speed, quality and impartiality of decision-making on major projects. Minister for Planning and Public Spaces Rob Stokes said a […]

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Business Case For Light Rail Stage 2A Approved By Barr Govt

Business Case For Light Rail Stage 2A Approved By Barr Govt

18 October 2019

Australian Capital Territory Chief Minister Andrew Barr Australian Capital Territory Minister for Transport Chris Steel Government Approves Extension Of Light Rail Victor P Taffa Australian Capital Territory Government has formally approved the business case for light rail stage 2A from Alinga Street station to Commonwealth Park. This commences delivery of our election commitment to extend […]

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Rix’s Creek South Mine Now Able To Continue Operating Until 2040

Rix’s Creek South Mine Now Able To Continue Operating Until 2040

12 October 2019

New South Wales Minister for Planning and Public Spaces Rob Stokes Mining Approval Secures Almost 300 Regional Jobs Victor P Taffa New South Wales Government has today welcomed the Independent Planning Commission’s decision to allow Rix’s Creek South Mine to continue operating through to 2040, securing almost 300 jobs in the Upper Hunter. Minister for […]

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EOI For Senior Planning Roles Now Open

EOI For Senior Planning Roles Now Open

12 October 2019

Tasmania Minister for Planning Roger Jaensch EOI For Tasmanian Planning Commission Chairperson And Executive Commissioner Victor P Taffa Expressions of interest for the Chairperson and Executive Commissioner with the Tasmanian Planning Commission (TPC) have opened today, Minister for Planning Roger Jaensch said. At the same time, the Tasmanian Government is also advertising to find an […]

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Treasury Square Expressions Of Interest Open Until 8 November 2019

Treasury Square Expressions Of Interest Open Until 8 November 2019

10 October 2019

Victoria Minister for Transport Infrastructure Jacinta Allan Expression Of Interest Open For Treasury Square Site Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has today announced the start of an expression of interest process to develop vacant transport land in Melbourne’s CBD which has the potential to create jobs and attract new businesses. “We’re getting on and delivering […]

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Major Project Status Awarded To Alice Springs Hospital Staff Accommodation

Major Project Status Awarded To Alice Springs Hospital Staff Accommodation

09 October 2019

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner Staff Hospital Accommodation Awarded Major Project Status Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government is investing in Alice Springs, assigning major project status to the Alice Springs Hospital Staff Accommodation Project. “This project will support more than 110 jobs during construction, while indirectly supporting 465 jobs.” Chief Minister Michael Gunner […]

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Queensland Plans To Have Transparency In Planning System

Queensland Plans To Have Transparency In Planning System

29 September 2019

Queensland Minister for Planning Cameron Dick New Push To Increase Council Spending Transparency Victor P Taffa Queenslanders will soon have clear information about how councils are spending developer infrastructure charges, with amendments proposed for the state planning system, delivering on a 2017 state election commitment. Minister for Planning Cameron Dick said the amendments will require […]

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Parkes Business Draft Master Plan Open For Public Comment Until 20 October 2019

Parkes Business Draft Master Plan Open For Public Comment Until 20 October 2019

20 September 2019

New South Wales Deputy Premier John Barilaro New South Wales Govt Releases Draft Master Plan For Business Precinct In Parkes Victor P Taffa New South Wales’s first Special Activation Precinct in Parkes will create up to 3,000 new jobs, deliver fast-tracked planning, and prioritise the environment, as outlined in the draft master plan released today. […]

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EIS Released For North Queensland Country Club And Equestrian Centre

EIS Released For North Queensland Country Club And Equestrian Centre

19 September 2019

Queensland Minister for State Development Cameron Dick North Queensland Country Club And Equestrian Centre Clears New Milestone Victor P Taffa Proposed North Queensland Country Club Resort and Equestrian Centre near Townsville has edged ahead, with final terms of reference for the project’s environmental impact statement (EIS) released today. Reaching this milestone allows the proponent, Landmark […]

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Bullsbrook Urban Rezoning Supports Town Centre Redevelopment

Bullsbrook Urban Rezoning Supports Town Centre Redevelopment

13 September 2019

Western Australia Minister for Planning Rita Saffioti Bullsbrook Rezoning Set To Support Local Growth And Create Jobs Victor P Taffa South and Central Bullsbrook urbanisation progressing in line with local growth Long-term land supply to accommodate 5,000 dwellings and an extra 13,000 people Town centre expansion and redevelopment to create hundreds of jobs State Government […]

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Hodgman Govt Continues To Build Case For Single Tasmania Team In AFL

Hodgman Govt Continues To Build Case For Single Tasmania Team In AFL

17 August 2019

Tasmania Minister for State Growth Michael Ferguson Masterplan To Drive Future Of Macquarie Point Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is getting on with our plan to deliver a once-in-a-lifetime development at Macquarie Point for the Tasmanians of today and future generations, Minister for State Growth Michael Ferguson said. “A revised Masterplan was released for public […]

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Hotel Windsor Development Refused Again By Minister

Hotel Windsor Development Refused Again By Minister

09 August 2019

Victoria Minister for Planning Richard Wynne Hotel Windsor Development Extension Refused Victor P Taffa Andrews Government has refused to extend a permit to redevelop the historic Windsor Hotel. Minister for Planning Richard Wynne has denied an application for an extension by The Halim Group, who are proposing to demolish part of the rear of the […]

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Oxley PDA Comes Into Effect Following 3 Years Of Careful Planning

Oxley PDA Comes Into Effect Following 3 Years Of Careful Planning

09 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Planning Cameron Dick Development Scheme Creates Planning Certainty For Oxley PDA Victor P Taffa A new planning framework to guide future development within the Oxley Priority Development Area (PDA) has come into effect today, following 3 years of research, planning and public consultation. Member for Mount Ommaney Jess Pugh said the final […]

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Maroochydore CBD Development Scheme Approved By Minister

Maroochydore CBD Development Scheme Approved By Minister

09 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Planning Cameron Dick Maroochydore City Centre Development Scheme Approved Victor P Taffa Greater housing diversity and a new Maroochydore CBD will be accommodated in the Maroochydore City Centre Priority Development Area after the state government approved changes to the PDA’s development scheme. Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick […]

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Only 1 Vacant Lot Left In Yandina Industrial Estate

Only 1 Vacant Lot Left In Yandina Industrial Estate

04 August 2019

Queensland Minister for Planning Cameron Dick Yandina Industrial Estate Almost Sold Out Victor P Taffa Sunshine Coast businesses have snapped up all but 1 vacant lot in Yandina Industrial Estate, delivering new jobs and expanded services to the region. Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning Cameron Dick said Yandina Industrial Estate was an […]

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Andrews Govt To Introduce New Design Standards For Apartment Building Exteriors

Andrews Govt To Introduce New Design Standards For Apartment Building Exteriors

04 August 2019

Victoria Acting Minister for Planning Lily D’Ambrosio New Apartment Design Standards To Improve Neighbourhoods Victor P Taffa Andrews Government will introduce new design standards for the outside of apartment buildings, to ensure new developments are built to a high-quality, and improve the look and feel of local neighbourhoods. “As more and more people choose apartment […]

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Tasmanian Trade Strategy Annual Action Plan Soon To Be Launched By Premier

Tasmanian Trade Strategy Annual Action Plan Soon To Be Launched By Premier

02 July 2019

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Maintaining Momentum And Delivering Our Plan Victor P Taffa Hodgman Government is focussed on issues that are important to Tasmanians, improving health and education, keeping Tasmanians safe, taking action on the cost of living, building the infrastructure our growing state needs and protecting our way of life. “Quarter One update on […]

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