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Design competition for medium density housing

Win a share of $50,000 by testing out our new draft Medium Density Design guide by designing a terrace, dual occupancy or manor home.








Green Grid wins AILA 2016 national award

Sydneysiders will be able to walk and cycle across the city via a network of shared green pathways and open spaces thanks to the Government Architect NSW’s Green Grid.








Unexpected boom in new housing over the next five years

A strong economy and new public transport links have opened the way for an unexpected boom, with 184,300 new homes across NSW over the next five years.








35 young professionals go on tour in Orange

Young professionals from several agencies visted Orange this month to give students an insight into what life is like working for the Government.








Community consultation


Better protection for our furry friends

Help make improvements to proposed environmental policy that will be set to better conserve Koala habitats.

PROJECT CLOSING DATE: 16 December 2016








Draft Medium Density Design Guide and Housing Code

Tools for improving design for medium density residential development, including terraces, dual occupancies and manor homes.

PROJECT CLOSING DATE: 12 December 2016








Hunter Special Infrastructure Contribution Plan

We are seeking your feedback on a new Hunter Special Infrastructure Contribution Plan to help deliver the Hunter Regional Plan 2036. This is a financial contribution that new development would make towards the cost of infrastructure for the region.

PROJECT CLOSING DATE: 16th December 2016








New arts and cultural hotspot at Walsh Bay

Help shape two developments at the Walsh Bay Arts Precinct Proposals by Arts NSW and the Sydney Theatre Company.

PROJECT CLOSING DATE: 16 December 2016




Stronger protection for Sydney wetlands

Sydney’s 3,500 hectares of coastal wetlands are to be given greater protection from over development.

PROJECT CLOSING DATE: 23 December 2016