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Date Type & Industry Description Documents
20 Sep 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media release - IPART proposes reduced costs for Castle Hill North - CP17 - 20 September 2019
IPART is seeking comment on recommendations to reduce the amount The Hills Shire Council can charge developers in the Castle Hill North Precinct.
PDF 47.53KB
20 Sep 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART proposes lower charges for the development of Vineyard - 20 September 2019
IPART is seeking comment on its Second Draft Report that again recommends reductions to the amount Hawkesbury City Council can charge developers in Stage 1 of the Vineyard Precinct.
PDF 42.25KB
17 Sep 2019
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Feedback sought on Hunter Water’s future prices - 17 September 2019
IPART has started our review of the maximum prices that Hunter Water can charge its customers from 1 July 2020. We seek submissions from the public and other stakeholders by 21 October 2019 on key issues that are relevant to the review. We will also ...
PDF 53.95KB
17 Sep 2019
Water
Media Release
Media release - Feedback sought on Sydney Water and WaterNSW prices in the Greater Sydney area - 17 September 2019
IPART is seeking feedback and submissions from the public on the maximum prices that Sydney Water and WaterNSW can charge its customers from 1 July 2020. Submissions are due by 21 October 2019, and we will also hold a Public Hearing in Sydney on 26 ...
PDF 46.87KB
17 Sep 2019
Water
Media Release
Media release - Feedback sought on Sydney Water and WaterNSW prices in the Greater Sydney area - 17 September 2019
IPART is seeking feedback and submissions from the public on the maximum prices that Sydney Water and WaterNSW can charge its customers from 1 July 2020. Submissions are due by 21 October 2019, and we will also hold a Public Hearing in Sydney on 26 ...
PDF 46.87KB
12 Sep 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - 2020-21 Rate Peg for NSW Councils - 12 September 2019
IPART has set the 2020-21 rate peg for NSW councils at 2.6%. This media release presents further information relating to the setting of the 2020-21 rate peg.
PDF 41.92KB
30 Aug 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART's Final Report on Contribution Plan No. 24 for Schofields - 30 August 2019
IPART has released a Final Report on its assessment of Blacktown City Council’s revised Contributions Plan No. 24 for Schofields.
PDF 54.71KB
20 Aug 2019
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Draft Report - Electronic Conveyancing services in NSW - August 2018
Draft report on pricing framework for electronic conveyancing services in NSW released today
PDF 106.69KB
11 Jul 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media release - IPART recommends lower infrastructure charges for Balmoral Road - 11 July 2019
IPART has reviewed The Hills Shire Council’s revised draft Contributions Plan No.12 Balmoral Road Release Area (CP12), which applies to new development in the Balmoral Road Release Area.
PDF 59.27KB
9 Jul 2019
Transport
Media Release
Media release - Review of rate of return and remaining mine life from 1 July 2019 - Final Report - 9 July 2019
IPART sets 5.3% rate of return for the NSW rail access regime and shortens its estimate of the remaining mine life
PDF 191KB
8 Jul 2019
Special Reviews
Media Release
Media Release - Rental arrangements for communication towers on Crown lands - July 2019
Media Release - Draft Report
PDF 158.15KB
1 Jul 2019
IPART
Media Release
CEO Media release - IPART appoints new Chief Executive Officer
Chair of the NSW Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART), Dr Paul Paterson, has announced the appointment of Liz Livingstone as the new IPART CEO with effect from Monday 22 July 2019.
PDF 40.06KB
1 Jul 2019
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Final Report on pricing arrangements for recycled water and related services - 1 July 2019
This is the Media Release to our Final Report setting out pricing arrangements for recycled water and related services.
PDF 41.63KB
25 Jun 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - Feedback sought on reforms to local government election costs - 25 June 2019
IPART has released a draft report and is seeking feedback on its recommended changes to what councils pay for local government election services provided by the NSW Electoral Commission (NSWEC).
PDF 63.25KB
11 Jun 2019
Local Government
Media Release
Media Release - IPART's Draft Report on Contribution Plan No 24 for Schofields released for comment - 11 June 2019
IPART is seeking comment on its recommendations to reduce the amount Blacktown City Council can charge developers in the Schofields Precinct. Submissions can be made until 5 July 2019.
PDF 47.07KB

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