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Date Type & Industry Description Documents
24 Mar 2020
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Customer bill decreases under proposal for flexible water prices - 24 March 2020
IPART has released its draft reports on maximum prices that Sydney Water and Water NSW (in Greater Sydney) can charge their respective customers from 1 July 2020. We seek submissions from the public and other stakeholders by 27 April 2020 on our draf...
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24 Mar 2020
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Customer bill decreases under proposal for flexible water prices - 24 March 2020
IPART has released its draft reports on maximum prices that Sydney Water and Water NSW (in Greater Sydney) can charge their respective customers from 1 July 2020. We seek submissions from the public and other stakeholders by 27 April 2020 on our draf...
PDF 272.92KB
10 Mar 2020
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Hunter Water Draft Prices from 1 July 2020 - 10 March 2020
IPART has released its draft report on the maximum prices that Hunter Water can charge its customers from 1 July 2020. We seek submissions from the public and other stakeholders by 9 April 2020 on our draft decisions
PDF 58.6KB
3 Mar 2020
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Electricity Distribution Reliability Standards - March 2020
Feedback sought on electricity distribution reliability standards
PDF 189.19KB
28 Feb 2020
Local Government
Media Release
Media release - IPART’s draft assessment of contribution rates for West Dapto - 28 February 2020
IPART is seeking comment on draft recommendations from its review of the amounts that Wollongong City Council can charge developers in the West Dapto Urban Release Area.
PDF 276.58KB
12 Feb 2020
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - Special Variation application received from Lismore City Council - 12 February 2020
Lismore City Council has applied to the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) to increase its general revenue above the rate peg in 2020-21.
PDF 194.79KB
10 Feb 2020
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - Point to Point survey results - February 2020
Media Release - Point to Point survey results - February 2020
PDF 192.44KB
5 Feb 2020
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - View sought on cemetery costs and pricing in NSW - 5 February 2020
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking feedback on the costs of and pricing for interment services in NSW cemeteries.
PDF 92.02KB
15 Jan 2020
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - Community views sought on future public transport fares - 15 January 2020
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking community views about future Opal fares for public transport in Sydney, the Blue Mountains, Central Coast, the Hunter and the Illawarra.
PDF 209.33KB
18 Dec 2019
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - NSW cemetery costs and prices under review - 18 December 2019
IPART seeks feedback on our interim findings and recommendations on interment costs and prices for cemeteries
PDF 54.12KB
10 Dec 2019
Transport
Media Release
Media release - Greater choice for Opal passengers - 10 December 2019
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking comments on its draft report and draft determination on maximum Opal fares for 2020-2024.
PDF 250.26KB
6 Dec 2019
IPART
Media Release
Media release - IPART welcomes new Tribunal Member - 6 December 2019
The Hon Victor Dominello, Minister for Customer Service, has appointed Sandra Gamble as a member of the Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal. Sandra’s appointment is for five years commencing on 9 December 2019.
PDF 187.38KB
3 Dec 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media release - Three local councils notify intention to vary rates - 3 December 2019
Three councils have notified IPART of their intention to apply for a special variation to increase their general income above the rate peg in 2020-21.
PDF 196.39KB
29 Nov 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART’s Final Report on Contributions Plan 17 for Castle Hill North - 29 November 2019
IPART is recommending The Hills Shire Council reduce the amount it can charge developers in the Castle Hill North Precinct. The recommendations would result in a net reduction of $9.00 million, or 11.4% of total costs in the plan, and are detailed in...
PDF 46.56KB
29 Nov 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART proposes lower contribution rates for the Vineyard Precinct - 29 November 2019
IPART has finalised its assessment of Hawkesbury City Council’s Vineyard Precinct Section 7.11 Draft Contributions Plan. To calculate developer contributions for the Vineyard Precinct, IPART recommends that Hawkesbury City Council reduce the estimate...
PDF 59.93KB

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