Planning Bill 2013 – Savings & Transitional Arrangements

30 Oct, 2013

This post outlines the framework for the transition to the new planning system under the Planing Bill 2013 (Bill). The framework seems designed to enable the Bill to be commenced quite quickly utilising the existing planning framework where necessary. In particular …

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Edgar Allen Planning Principle on Demolition Replaced

9 Oct, 2013

The planning principle in Edgar Allen Planning Pty Limited v Woollahra Municipal Council [2006] NSWLEC 790, which concerns whether a development involving demolition and redevelopment should be considered to be for a new building or merely for alterations and additions, has been replaced….

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