Local Government
Local Government Regulatory burdens

Review of reporting and compliance burdens on Local Government

Review completed
Start Date
Apr 2015
End Date
Apr 2016


Date Document type Description Documents
8 Feb 2016 Transcript Transcript - Public Hearing
PDF 253.83KB
8 Feb 2016 Agenda Public Hearing
SMC Conference & Function Centre, 66 Goulburn Street, Sydney NSW 2000
PDF 47.62KB
8 Feb 2016 View Public Hearing Webcast
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18 Jan 2016 Draft Report Draft Report
This Draft Report makes 49 draft recommendations aimed at addressing inefficient, unnecessary or excessive burdens placed on councils by the NSW Government in relation to reporting, planning or compliance.

We invite submissions on these draft recommendations and any other issues discussed in our draft report, including in the appendices, by 19 February 2016.

We will hold a public hearing on 8 February 2016 at Sydney Masonic Centre, 66 Goulburn St, Sydney.
13 Jul 2015 Issues Paper Issues Paper
As part of this review we are seeking to identify inefficient, unnecessary or excessive planning, reporting and compliance obligations imposed on councils by the NSW Government; and to develop options to reduce or streamline these burdens. This Issues Paper provides further information about the review and the issues on which we are seeking submissions from interested stakeholders.

Accessible documents are available on request. Email IPART.

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