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  • Industry Insights Report – Now available exclusively to members

    Our latest industry health check – the Industry Insights Report, powered by The National Property Research Co. – throws the spotlight on market conditions, sales results and the outlook for Queensland’s development industry.

    The Report delivers a localised analysis of development potential across 15 Queensland regions and reveals opportunities across the state with numerous regions showing growth or anticipating improved conditions in the future.

    Access the latest Industry Insights.


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  • Inform State Government’s infrastructure plan

    The UDIA (Qld) is offering members the opportunity to provide feedback on the recently released Queensland Government directions paper – Delivering an Infrastructure Plan for Queensland.

    The paper confirms the State Government’s commitment to releasing a State Infrastructure Plan (SIP) in early 2016. The plan is set to include a pipeline of priority projects identified by the independent analysis of Building Queensland, a newly formed statutory infrastructure body.

    The State Government is now seeking feedback on its Directions Paper and the UDIA (Qld) is putting together a submission on behalf of our members. As always, we seek to reflect the views of our membership and we encourage you to contribute to our submission. Please contact Duncan Maclaine at or on 07 3233 2727 by 1 July 2015 to share your views.

    Still curious? To find out more about the Directions Paper and what it means for our industry, read on.

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  • Planning Bills – Have your say

    On Thursday 2 July, a Planning Reform Workshop hosted by the Queensland Government will take place in Brisbane to inform the industry and seek feedback on the direction of the Queensland Government’s new Planning Bills.

    Stakeholders, including local government and industry are all welcome at these sessions. The UDIA (Qld) strongly urges our members’ attendance to ensure the industry perspective is heard.

    Hosted by regional offices of the Department of Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning, these workshops will also be run across Queensland.

    Interested? Read on, for details of the Brisbane workshop and learn more about the importance of the government’s recently released Directions Paper.  Members outside of Brisbane can find details of workshops in their local areas on our website

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  • Developers: delivering jobs

    During meetings with key State Government Ministers, the UDIA (Qld) highlighted the role that our industry plays in job creation, and our policy priorities as outlined in the UDIA (Qld) 2015 Advocacy Agenda.

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  • Coomera Exit 54 Upgrade a welcome move

    The State Government will join with the Commonwealth and developers to fund the upgrade of Exit 54 on the Pacific Motorway which will facilitate development of the Coomera Town Centre and development in the region in general.

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  • Queensland takes out a third of UDIA National Awards

    Last night’s UDIA National Awards for Excellence Gala, held in Sydney, saw over 900 industry representatives gather to celebrate the nation’s best developments. And we are pleased to say it was a massive night for Queensland. On a national scale we proved once again that Queensland’s property development industry really does set the benchmark for development across the nation.

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