Monthly Archives: January 2017

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During January, LTL published its 400th in focus article. On behalf of us all at LTL, I’d like to thank you for your support over the last 6 years – 231,000 pages have been read during that time and readership … Continue reading

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New Planning Laws for NSW – An initial overview

Earlier this week the NSW Government released an exposure draft of the Environmental Planning & Assessment Amendment Bill 2017 (Amendment Bill)  which proposes to make a range of amendments to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979  (EPA Act).

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Councillor Misconduct – Reporting Requirements under the Code of Conduct

Section 440F of the Local Government Act 1993 (LG Act) identifies several matters which constitute misconduct of a councillor, one of which is a failure by a councillor to comply with a Council’s Code of Conduct.  Although the LG Act has … Continue reading

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