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Is this the end of the planning committee?

For almost 75 years, every government has described each tweak to the planning system as the biggest shake-up of planning since the 1947 Planning Act. The Planning for the Future White Paper,  if nothing else, delivers on that recurring promise. We take a closer look in this briefing.

England & Wales

Bundle: Summer reading list

To keep readers busy over their ‘staycation’ summers, we have collated a new reading (and listening) list of our favourite LGIU content which includes new work as well as pieces from our archives.

Australia, England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland

Draft State Strategic Plan for Crown Land – open for comment

There are over 34 million hectares of Crown land in NSW covering 42 per cent of the State. The NSW Government recently released a draft State Strategic Plan for Crown Land for public comment till 20 August 2020. This briefing will explore this plan and Aboriginal land rights for Crown Land.


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