Archive for category: Planning Alerts

Development Brief 5 May 2017

Development Brief 5 May 2017

This week’s significant development applications and planning permits lodged and approved are: Deferred Commencement| 44-48 O’Dea Avenue Waterloo NSW 2017 Description: Stage 1 Development Application for subdivision and preparatory works (including demolition of existing structures, land remediation, excavation, and road, public domain and civil works); and concept approval of building envelopes […]

Western Australia Rezoning to Yield over 3,000 Dwellings

Western Australia Rezoning to Yield over 3,000 Dwellings

*Blockbrief members were notified immediately in July of the rezoning information provided below.   The City of Canning LPS No 40 Amendment 208 was adopted in July to implement the Queens Park Local Structure Plan and will yield over 3,000 dwellings. The Amendment seeks to: create a new Centre zone and associated provisions […]

The Greater Sydney Commission

The Greater Sydney Commission

This article was prepared by DFP The NSW Government has announced details on the structure and role of the Greater Sydney Commission. The Structure of the Commission The Greater Sydney Commission will comprise 13 appointees, including: An independent Chair who will report the Commission’s progress to the Minister for Planning; […]

SA Changes to unlock Adelaide inner metro housing growth

SA Changes to unlock Adelaide inner metro housing growth

The SA State Government will soon begin consultation on stage two of the Adelaide inner metro growth project to promote renewal of suburbs close to the city. The second stage extends the project to additional council areas, including Holdfast Bay and Charles Sturt, as well as extending stage one changes […]

Australia’s Top Zoning Alerts 13 March 2015

Australia’s Top Zoning Alerts 13 March 2015

Victoria Kingston Introduces Moorabbin Activity Centre To Provide More Residential And Commercial Land Plan Kingston Planning Scheme Amendment C121 Type Mixed Yield NA Location 3189 Change  Introduces Schedule 3 to the Activity Centre Zone into the Kingston Planning Scheme and applies it to the Moorabbin Activity Centre. Residential Rezoning In Frankston Creates […]

The Victorian Planning Minister’s Assessment of the Kilmore-Wallan Bypass EES Inquiry and Advisory Committee Report released

The Victorian Planning Minister’s Assessment of the Kilmore-Wallan Bypass EES Inquiry and Advisory Committee Report released

Planning Minister Richard Wynne has released his assessment of the proposed Kilmore Wallan Bypass together with the independent Inquiry Panel report on the project. The Minister’s Assessment, Inquiry Panel report and project information can be found here. Population growth in and around the towns of Kilmore, Broadford and Wallan is […]

QLD Government Launches Major Project App

QLD Government Launches Major Project App

The QLD Government has released a web app to report on major projects throughout the state. The Major Projects App is an interactive online guide into the major public sector and private industry projects, valued at $100 million or more, that are under study, committed, in construction or completed. The […]

Zoning Alerts November 2014

Zoning Alerts November 2014

Blockbrief’s Zoning Alerts database tracks zoning changes across the country and keeps members of the real estate industry updated with theses important changes. In November 68 Local Government Areas across the country adopted zoning and planning changes, involving over 26,416 hectares of land. Check out the map below to see if a zoning […]

QLD’s Planning Reforms Moving Ahead

QLD’s Planning Reforms Moving Ahead

The Queensland State Government is pressing ahead with its reforms, “to create the best planning system in Australia”, with the introduction of the Planning and Development Bill and the Planning and Environment Court Bill to the Parliament of Queensland. The bills will replace the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 to create […]

Vic Planning Minister Fast tracks Geelong Planning Proposals For Growth

Vic Planning Minister Fast tracks Geelong Planning Proposals For Growth

Thousands of Geelong jobs have been fast-tracked through the planning approvals process by the Victorian State Government. Planning Minister Matthew Guy this week announced the fast-tracking of a number of job-creating major projects in the Geelong region, including: Sustainable Farms agribusiness project at Lara A major retail and logistics precinct at […]