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Dec 2018 - Jan 2019

Community survey on IHAP operations, NSW councils say "Yes" to online DA service and more...

Community survey on IHAP operations, NSW councils say "Yes" to online DA service and more...

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November 2018

Grants for greener and more inclusive open spaces, view the Department’s draft Community Participation Plan and have your say on the proposed F6 Extension Stage 1 proposal.

Grants for greener and more inclusive open spaces, view the Department’s draft Community Participation Plan and have your say on the proposed F6 Extension Stage 1 proposal.

Read the November 2018 newsletter

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October 2018

All your energy offers and information in one place, proposed amendments for short-term rental accommodation, meet us in your local area and more...

All your energy offers and information in one place, proposed amendments for short-term rental accommodation, meet us in your local area and more...

Read the October 2018 newsletter

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September 2018

New combustible cladding regulation, clean energy initiatives to reduce power bills, a new interactive compliance map launched and have your say on upcoming projects. 

New combustible cladding regulation, clean energy initiatives to reduce power bills, a new interactive compliance map launched and have your say on upcoming projects. 

Read the September 2018 newsletter

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August 2018

Over 800,000 renters are closer to benefiting from rooftop solar, join our planning webinar series and have your say on Pitt St Metro.

Over 800,000 renters are closer to benefiting from rooftop solar, join our planning webinar series and have your say on Pitt St Metro.

Read the August 2018 newsletter

July 2018 newsletter

July 2018

Winners from the 2018 Greater Sydney Planning Awards, new planning codes to provide more housing choice and greener streets and how we’re prioritising energy security for NSW.

Winners from the 2018 Greater Sydney Planning Awards, new planning codes to provide more housing choice and greener streets and how we’re prioritising energy security for NSW.

Read the July 2018 Newsletter

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June 2018

Greater Sydney Outdoors Survey, NSW Premier announces new focus for the Greater Sydney Commission and last month's Local Character Symposium is explored...

Greater Sydney Outdoors Survey, NSW Premier announces new focus for the Greater Sydney Commission and last month's Local Character Symposium is explored...

Read the June 2018 Newsletter

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May 2018

Find out if you are eligible to save on your energy bills and if your local council is included in the Affordable Housing SEPP.

Find out if you are eligible to save on your energy bills and if your local council is included in the Affordable Housing SEPP .

Read the May 2018 Newsletter

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April 2018

Greater Sydney's getting greener, Codes deliver more houses for NSW and more.

Greater Sydney's getting greener, Codes deliver more houses for NSW and more.

Read the April 2018 Newsletter

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March 2018

The Department was back at the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show. A Metropolis of Three Cities was announced and more.

The Department was back at the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show. A Metropolis of Three Cities was announced and more.

Read the March 2018 Newsletter

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February 2018

Learn more about the updates to the EP&A Act, NSW leads the way with solar farms and visit us at the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show.

Learn more about the updates to the  EP&A Act, NSW leads the way with solar farms and visit us at the 2018 Sydney Royal Easter Show.

Read the February 2018 Newsletter

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January 2018

Planning for great urban spaces, apply for the Clean Energy Knowledge Sharing Initiative, find out about the revamped Planning Portal and more.

Planning for great urban spaces, apply for the Clean Energy Knowledge Sharing Initiative, find out about the revamped Planning Portal and more.

Read the January 2018 Newsletter

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December 2017

What are we doing to create a greener NSW? And find out how you can beat the heat over summer.

What are we doing to create a greener NSW? Also, find out how you can beat the heat over summer.

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November 2017

Sydney is growing, so what are we doing to prepare for the future? The EP&A Act is updated and the Planner of the Year award goes to…

Sydney is growing, so what are we doing to prepare for the future? The EP&A Act is updated and the Planner of the Year award goes to…

Read the November 2017 Newsletter

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October 2017

We’ve won a Green Globe Award, plus find out how New South Wales will look in 20 years time.

We’ve won a Green Globe Award, plus find out how New South Wales will look in 20 years time.

Read the October 2017 newsletter

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September 2017

In this month's newsletter we’re talking about population trends, plans for more schools, energy affordability and more.

In this month's newsletter we’re talking about population trends, plans for more schools, energy affordability and more.

Read the September 2017 Newsletter

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April 2019

Met our new Minister Rob Stokes, view the new Major Projects website and more.

Met our new Minister Rob Stokes, view the new Major Projects website and more.

Read the April 2019 newsletter

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August 2017

This month we're exploring why New South Wales' population is becoming more diverse.

This month we're exploring why New South Wales' population is becoming more diverse.

Read the August 2017 Newsletter

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July 2017

Find out what the 2016 Census revealed about housing in NSW and more.

Find out what the 2016 Census revealed about housing in NSW and more.

Read the July 2017 Newsletter

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June 2017

Find out how the NSW Government is making housing affordable for first home buyers and more.

Find out how the NSW Government is making housing affordable for first home buyers and more.

Read the June 2017 Newsletter

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May 2017

What can Sydney learn from Auckland?

Find out what can Sydney learn from Auckland and more.

Read the May 2017 Newsletter

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April 2017

The winners of the Missing Middle Design Competition were announced at an awards ceremony.

The winners of the Missing Middle Design Competition were announced...

Read the April 2017 Newsletter

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March 2017

The Department was at the 2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show.

The Department was at the 2017 Sydney Royal Easter Show and more...

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February 2017

Meet the Department's MP, Anthony Roberts and more.

Meet the Department's MP, Anthony Roberts and more.

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December 2016

Good design is sustainable, functional, socially beneficial and most of all, it is future proof.

Good design is sustainable, functional, socially beneficial and most of all it is future proof.

Read the December 2016 Newsletter

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November 2016

We were searching for the missing middle.

In November, we were searching for the missing middle.

Read the November 2016 Newsletter

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October 2016

We have released a new design guide that will help make it easier to build well – designed low rise, medium density homes across NSW.

We have released a new design guide that will help make it easier to build well –designed low rise, medium density homes across NSW.

Read the October 2016 Newsletter