Minister Stokes lights a fire under NSW council planners to drive housing supply

The data released by Minister Stokes shows the extent of the problem created by the resultant chronic slowdown in approvals prior to COVID-19.

The NSW Minister for Planning has released an analysis of housing demand and supply trends which highlights the urgent need for more and faster housing approvals if massive price rises are to be avoided.

Urban Taskforce welcomes the frank assessment which clearly states the need for more housing and more infrastructure to support our growing and ageing population.

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