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Departmental Media Release

The NSW Department of Planning and Environment is now seeking further community input on the proposal to raise Warragamba Dam wall, with the release of Water NSW’s response to submissions and a Preferred Infrastructure Report.

Orchard Hills discussion paper on exhibition

Departmental Media Release

The community is being encouraged to guide future plans for Sydney’s Orchard Hills, with a discussion paper on exhibition until mid-December 2022.

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Ministerial Media Release

Legislation to establish a new authority responsible for overseeing the State’s preparedness, resilience and recovery from natural disasters, has been passed by NSW Parliament today.


Departmental Media Release

The planning framework for the Western Sydney Aerotropolis has now been finalised, giving the community, landowners, developers and councils the certainty they need to plan and develop Australia’s next global gateway.