Submissions are due by 5pm on Friday, 19 May 2017
To deliver more dynamic and successful cities that better meet the needs for housing, employment and amenity, the Government is proposing that major urban development projects are able to be built more quickly. New legislation is being considered that will enable local and central government to:
empower nationally or locally significant urban development projects to access more enabling development powers and land use rules; and
establish new urban development authorities to support these projects where required.
MBIE is currently undertaking public consultation on the content and extent of this proposed legislation.