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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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  • Brisbane on-street parking permit changes

    Residents of apartments and other multiunit dwellings, whose development applications are lodged after 31 March 2015, will not be eligible for on-street residential parking permits.

    Buyers who reside in newly constructed multiunit dwellings will now need to ensure the dwelling contains on-site parking to meet their needs.  This change will encourage developers to deliver a product that meets the needs of their buyers.

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  • Coastal Planning Laws & Vegetation Management

    On 1 April the UDIA (Qld) will meet with the new Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection, and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef, the Honourable Doctor Steven Miles MP. 

     

    At that meeting the UDIA (Qld) will be seeking some clarity in relation to remarks in a media release from 4 March stating that the Palaszczuk Government would be “reinstating coastal planning laws axed by the LNP Government”

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