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  • The results are in from the Mackay Planning System Workshop

    Attendees of the Mackay Planning System Workshop called for a Development Industry Reference Group (DIRG). This would involve Mackay Regional Council and Industry Leaders and would cover key issues based around communication and education within the Planning System process.


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  • February 2017 Regional Radar released

    With the release of the February 2017 Regional Radar, another set of regular region-specific data is at your fingertips. The exclusive new research, powered by leading property consultancy Corelogic, reveals the latest sales and rent figures, as well as affordability indexing.

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  • Queensland Building Plan - We need your Input

    The Building Plan includes a number of issues and identifies key areas of reform, some of which the Department of Housing and Public Works has already commenced work on.  The Building Plan contains the following issues of interest to members:

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  • Become a referee for the BDDRC

    The Department of Housing and Public Works (DHPW) are seeking applications for general referees on the Building Development and Dispute Resolution Committees (BDDRC). As an industry stakeholder organisation, the Department of Housing and Public works will be sending us an application package so we may forward it on to eligible members interested in being appointed.

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  • Planning System Workshop Event

    Planning Act, tick. Supporting Instruments, tick.

    We have the new system, but what actions need to be made for it all to work in the real world by 3 July?

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