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2016-10-21 

Improving the Environmental Impact Assessment Process 

The EIA process for State significant projects in NSW is currently being reviewed in NSW as a result of feedback from stakeholders and the community.

 
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2016-10-14 

Hunter Regional Plan 2036: Coordination, SIC Review and More 

The NSW Department of Planning and Environment released the final Hunter Regional Plan 2036 in October, giving industry and the community a much needed map for future growth.

 
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2016-09-30 

RMS: Development Consultation Process 

As part of its ongoing advocacy program in the past month, the UDIA NSW Hunter Chapter Committee met with Anna Zycki, RMS Hunter Regional Manager and her team.

 
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2016-09-28 

HWC: New Standard for Entry onto Third Party Property  

In response to advocacy by UDIA NSW, the Hunter Water Corporation (HWC) has modified its policy regarding HWC’s role in dispute resolution with third party land owners. HWC has adopted a new Standard: Developer Works – Entry onto Third Party Property.

 
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2016-09-28 

Ausgrid: Update on Cable Supply, and Changes to Design Processes 

UDIA NSW Hunter Committee members met with representatives from Ausgrid to discuss a range of issues impacting the industry, including the supply of copper triplex cable.

 
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2016-08-22 

Hunter Regional Plan and UDP 

The UDIA NSW Hunter Chapter Committee continued its ongoing advocacy program through meetings with Scot MacDonald, Parliamentary Secretary for the Hunter, and the Department of Planning and Environment on the Hunter Regional Plan and development of a Hunter Urban Development Program (UDP).

 
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2016-08-22 

Dr. Jim Bentley Appointed Managing Director at Hunter Water Corporation 

UDIA NSW congratulates Dr. Jim Bentley on his appointment as the Hunter Water Corporation’s new Managing Director. In welcoming Dr. Bentley to the Hunter, UDIA NSW commended HWC’s professional relationship with the development industry, and highlighted the importance of considering alternative policies for HWC growth funding, which the HWC Board of Directors is due to consider at its August meeting. UDIA NSW looks forward to working with Dr. Bentley and his staff on the industry’s priorities.

 
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2016-08-18 

The Hunter Makes its Mark in the UDIA NSW Awards for Excellence 

The 2016 UDIA NSW Awards for Excellence Finalists and Winners were showcased at the prestigious Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner on August 5th, with the Hunter once again being recognised for its leadership in industry innovation. More than 800 attendees joined the spectacular evening at The Star in Sydney and heard about some of the Hunter’s finest developments.

 
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2016-08-18 

Welcome to New Members: SECAsolution and Umwelt 

UDIA NSW is pleased to welcome two new members active in the Hunter, SECAsolution and Umwelt.

 
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2016-08-18 

Focus on Hunter Growth: Celebrating Expansion 

Barr Property & Planning has expanded its team to meet a growing demand in planning and development expertise services. After opening the firm in July last year, Director Stephen Barr has announced the appointment of principal planner Kirsty Tepper.

 
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