What are the benefits of planning?

Have you ever considered the impacts of good planning, or why planning is so important? I spent some time thinking about the benefits of planning and this is what I came up with: Good planning has economic benefits: the right location of uses can protect public investment in infrastructure and add value to property planning…

North West Rail Link: Compulsory Acquisition Cases

The power to compulsorily acquire land is a statutory one, provided to various authorities who have a role in the delivery of broader benefits to the community, such as planning and delivering infrastructure like rail lines and motorways. The Land and Environment Court has started delivering judgments in the compulsory acquisition cases relating to the…