Papers & Reports

Date Type & Industry Description Documents
16 Aug 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Local Government discount rate - August 2019
This fact sheet provides an update of the discount rate for use in net present value (NPV) models for contributions plans based on historical data to the end of July 2019.
PDF 64.96KB
1 Aug 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Local Government election costs - submissions on draft report - 1 August 2019
We received 47 submissions in response to our Draft Report on our Review of local government election costs, which we published on 25 June 2019. All non-confidential submissions are now available on our website. We will consider all submissions prio...
PDF 56.45KB
19 Jul 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact sheet - Assessment of draft Castle Hill North Contributions Plan (CP17) on hold - 19 July 2019
On 19 July 2019, we placed our assessment of The Hills Shire Council’s draft Contributions Plan No 17 – Castle Hill North (CP17) on hold. We did this to allow the council additional time to provide information we requested.
PDF 50.85KB
11 Jul 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact sheet - Review of The Hills Shire Council’s Contributions Plan 12 - Balmoral Road - 11 July 2019
This Fact sheet provides an overview of our recommendations to 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 58.74KB
10 Jul 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Next steps for assessment of Vineyard Contributions Plan - 10 July 2019
The council’s submission to our Draft Report contains extensive new information that was not previously submitted for our assessment. To enable our assessment of the new information included in the council’s submission and provide the opportunity for...
PDF 53.14KB
9 Jul 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Assessment of revised North Kellyville Precinct Contributions Plan (CP13) on hold - 9 July 2019
Our assessment of The Hills Shire Council’s draft revised Contributions Plan No 13 - North Kellyville Precinct (CP13) is on hold while the council prepares its response to our draft assessment.
PDF 59.15KB
25 Jun 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Review of local government election costs - release of Draft Report - 25 June 2019
IPART has released a draft report which outlines our recommendations on a costing methodology to be applied in determining the amount the NSW Electoral Commission (NSWEC) charges councils for local government election services.
PDF 257.26KB
11 Jun 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Blacktown City Council’s Contributions Plans No 24 for Schofields - 11 June 2019
IPART has released a Draft Report on its assessment of Blacktown City Council’s revised Contributions Plan No. 24 for Schofields.
PDF 57.76KB
31 May 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact Sheet - Draft Report - Hawkesbury City Council’s Vineyard Contributions Plan - 31 May 2019
IPART has released a Draft Report on its assessment of Hawkesbury City Council’s Vineyard Precinct Section 7.11 Draft Contributions Plan (Vineyard CP).
PDF 58.33KB
13 May 2019
Local Government
Fact Sheet
Fact sheet - Decisions on councils’ requests for special variations for 2019-20
This fact sheet summarises IPART’s determinations for 13 council applications to increase rates by a special variation in 2019-20.
PDF 397.07KB

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