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Out-of-home care costs and pricing

We welcome your feedback on the draft terms of reference for our review on the cost and pricing of out-of-home care in NSW.

You can participate by making a submission by 8 March 2024 to help shape the scope of our review. 

Stay tuned for more participation opportunities throughout the year!

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Review of NSW council financial model

We’re calling for community input into the draft Terms of Reference for a review of the council financial model in NSW. 

You can be a part of the process by reviewing the draft Terms of Reference and telling us what you think by completing our survey or making a submission.

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Opal fares under review

We're calling for community input into how public transport fares should be set until 2028.

You can be part of the process by reviewing the information paper or issues paper and telling us how you use public transport.

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Sydney Water Operating Licence Review 2023-24

Our draft recommendations have been released for the new Sydney Water operating licence that includes a customer contract.

You can participate in the consultation process by making a submission before 8 March 2024. 

Registrations to attend our public hearing on 15 February 2024 are open.

We welcome your feedback.

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WaterNSW operating licence review 2023-24

We've released the new draft WaterNSW operating licence with proposed changes to its licence terms and conditions. The cost-benefit analysis is due to be released in February 2024.

You can participate in the consultation process by making a submission before 8 March 2024.

Registrations to attend our public hearing on 20 February 2024 are open.

We welcome your feedback.

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Biodiversity Credits Market Annual Report 2022-23

We've published our findings on how the NSW biodiversity credits market performed in 2022-23 and recommendations for improvement.

The report found several key challenges affecting fundamental aspects of the market such as pricing, transaction costs and barriers to entry.

Thanks to everyone who engaged with us throughout our review of the market in 2022-23.

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IPART Annual Report

We've released of our 2022-23 Annual Report, providing a comprehensive overview of our achievements, milestones, and efforts to deliver safe and reliable services at a fair price to the people of NSW.

Discover the stories behind the numbers and join us in celebrating another year of success.

Media Release

IPART is seeking community feedback on a draft Terms of Reference for a review of the financial model for council

Media Release

IPART is calling for community input into how public transport fares should be set until 2028.

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Have your say

Your feedback is important to our consultation process. Make a submission or attend a public hearing to have your say. 

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Mine Life and Rate of Return for the NSW Rail Access Undertaking 2024
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Review of Out-of-Home Care costs and pricing
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IPART has adopted a statement and framework on climate change