News and Events

Draft plan to shape Crown land for communities

Draft plan to shape Crown land for communities

Published: 9 July 2020

The NSW Government is calling on the community to have their say on how to manage the State’s vast Crown land assets now and into the future, with the draft State Strategic Plan released for public feedback today.

New vision for North Sydney CBD to become reality

New vision for North Sydney CBD to become reality

Published: 8 July 2020

A new Sydney Metro station, more public space and a new office tower are one step closer for North Sydney residents and workers, with the NSW Government today giving the green light to build the Victoria Cross over station development.

Have your say on contributions system reform

Have your say on contributions system reform

Published: 8 July 2020

The NSW Government is undertaking a once in a generation review into the State’s infrastructure contributions system with feedback now being invited on the NSW Productivity Commissioners Issues Paper, which was released today.

Regulator monitors water take by utilities in Sydney, Hunter and Northern Rivers

Regulator monitors water take by utilities in Sydney, Hunter and Northern Rivers

Published: 7 July 2020

The state’s independent water regulator is starting inspections of local water utilities which administer town water supplies, as part of a new proactive monitoring campaign to determine their level of compliance with water laws.

Companies held to account by water regulator

Companies held to account by water regulator

Published: 3 July 2020

The state’s water regulator is holding two companies to account in separate prosecutions for alleged breaches of the Water Management Act 2000.

Contributions deferral to drive job creation

Contributions deferral to drive job creation

Published: 3 July 2020

The NSW Government has today made changes to State and local infrastructure contributions policy that will help bring forward projects and support local jobs.

COVID-19 rental relief for Crown land lease and licence holders

COVID-19 rental relief for Crown land lease and licence holders

Published: 3 July 2020

Eligible businesses and not-for-profits that lease or license Crown land and endured financial losses during COVID-19 will be able to apply for rent relief from the NSW Government.

Temporary water restriction for Upper Lachlan groundwater

Temporary water restriction for Upper Lachlan groundwater

Published: 2 July 2020

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment today announced a temporary water restriction for the Upper Lachlan groundwater management zone 1 in the Upper Lachlan Alluvial Groundwater Source.

Water regulator commences prosecution of mine at Maules Creek

Water regulator commences prosecution of mine at Maules Creek

Published: 2 July 2020

The state’s independent water regulator has commenced prosecution in the Land and Environment Court of a mine operator at Maules Creek near Boggabri in the state’s north west.

Temporary water restriction for Mortons Creek applied

Temporary water restriction for Mortons Creek applied

Published: 2 July 2020

The NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment today announced a temporary water restriction which applies to the Mortons Creek Water Source.