The announcement has so far been welcomed by industry leaders, including Urban Taskforce CEO, Tom Forrest, who noted such developments often exceed council boundaries.
“These large projects often cross Council borders. Their impact is felt far beyond Council boundaries. Councils are ill-equipped to deal with the multitude of regulatory authorities and agencies that have a say on these types of development projects. This is the role of the State Government and kudos to Premier Dominic Perrottet and Planning and Homes Minister Anthony Roberts for taking action which will make a real difference to housing supply numbers,” said Forrest.
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