Evolution of the Environmental Planning & Assessment Act

Our blog entry on 11 February traced the dramatic events leading up to the shelving of the NSW Planning Bill in December 2013, as well as the direction the Government was likely to move in light of the stalemate between the Houses.  The below infographic plots the evolution of key aspects of the Environmental Planning &…

Planning in NSW – where to from here?

Following the dramatic climax at the end of last year for NSW’s planning reforms, many would be left wondering about the direction of the NSW Government’s planning reform agenda. Strong indications exist, however, through the Government’s activity during the end of year break as to where we are headed. Below we recap, and make observations…

Welcome to the Planning and Environment in NSW Blog

Here you’ll find a relevant and up to date commentary on matters associated with planning and environmental law within the State of NSW. Our contributors will share comments and links from relevant websites. You’ll also see their opinions on NSW’s planning and environmental statutes as well as the case law that interprets and applies these…