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Date Type & Industry Description Documents
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.
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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...
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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
14 Nov 2019
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Community views sought on water prices -14 November 2019
IPART will be holding a joint public forum on Tuesday 26 November 2019 to seek community views about the prices proposed for Sydney Water’s water, sewerage and related services and WaterNSW’s bulk water services in Greater Sydney.
PDF 299.7KB
14 Nov 2019
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Community views sought on water prices -14 November 2019
IPART will be holding a joint public forum on Tuesday 26 November 2019 to seek community views about the prices proposed for Sydney Water’s water, sewerage and related services and WaterNSW’s bulk water services in Greater Sydney.
PDF 299.7KB
13 Nov 2019
Water
Media Release
Media Release - Local views sought on water prices - 13 November 2019
IPART will be in Newcastle on Tuesday 19 November 2019 to seek community views about the prices Hunter Water is proposing to charge for its water, wastewater, stormwater and related services from 1 July 2020.
PDF 58.84KB
22 Oct 2019
Transport
Media Release
Media Release - Ethanol market monitoring 2018/19 - October 2019
The Independent Pricing and Regulatory Tribunal (IPART) is seeking comments on its draft report on monitoring the wholesale and retail markets for ethanol used in fuel blends like E10.
PDF 41.67KB
3 Oct 2019
Energy
Media Release
Media Release - Competition continues to develop in the energy market - 3 October 2019
Competition continues to develop in the energy market - 3 October 2019
PDF 42.67KB
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.
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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 ...
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