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Draft Metropolitan Strategy for Sydney to 2031

The NSW State Government has recently released the draft Metropolitan Strategy for Sydney to 2031. This document sets out the State Government’s vision for Sydney by providing a framework for housing development and job creation over the next 20 years. The Strategy incorporates high level objectives, policies and actions to facilitate investment and growth. In planning .. read more

On April 11th, 2013, posted in: Planning News by

It’s your turn to decide which property should get the 2013 People’s Choice Award

You can now cast your vote for the property that you believe should win the 2013 People’s Choice Award. Voting opened on 21 January and will conclude on 22 February 2013. This year 11 nominations have been received from well known architects for new residential development and alterations to existing dwellings. Each design portraying the .. read more

On January 30th, 2013, posted in: Current Projects, Planning News by Tags:

Safety of awnings over public lands

Council has written a submission to the State Government about the safety of awnings over public lands.  The NSW Department of Planning & Infrastructure has released a draft Planning Circular advising Councils of the steps that they and building owners should take to identify potential safety issues related to awnings over public lands. The draft .. read more

On December 19th, 2012, posted in: Current Projects, Planning controls, Planning News by

Council Submission on A New Planning System for NSW – Green Paper

The NSW Government is reviewing the State’s planning system. The Review began late last year and a Green Paper was prepared seeking feedback and comment from the public. A submission has been prepared on behalf of Mosman addressing a number of issues of particular relevance to this community. The purpose of a planning act Public .. read more

On October 4th, 2012, posted in: Current Projects, Planning News by