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Charge placed over assets to secure unpaid stamp duty

  • PwC Australia
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  • Australia
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  • January 15 2014

The WA Office of State Revenue (WA OSR) has recently placed a charge over the underlying coal assets of an acquired company to secure the payment of

Queensland government introduces Australia’s first legislative protection of strategic cropping land

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • Australia
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  • November 8 2011

The growth of resource and development projects in Queensland over the last few years has seen the Queensland government’s protection of high quality rural areas come under increasing scrutiny

Building and construction alert: planning law perspectives

  • HopgoodGanim
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  • Australia
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  • October 9 2013

We have noticed in recent years an increase in resorting to the Planning and Environment Court’s (Court) declaratory jurisdiction to attack approved

The development control plans noose is relaxed a little

  • Gadens Lawyers
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  • Australia
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  • March 4 2013

On 1 March 2013 a new planning reform came into effect. It is now easier to secure consent for some NSW development proposals when they are

Property & projects: what to expect in 2014

  • Holding Redlich
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  • Australia
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  • January 29 2014

2014 - Year of the Horse - promises a fortunate year bringing luck and prosperity. Confidence in the property industry is on the rise as many predict

Be aware the risk of regulatory change wind industry sector

  • Gilbert + Tobin
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  • Australia
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  • August 30 2012

While the concept of regulatory change may not be new, the two recent Victorian decisions of Bald Hills Wind Farm Pty Ltd 2012 VCAT 1092 (Bald Hills) and Sisters Wind Farm Pty Ltd v Moyne Shire Council & Ors 2012 VSC 324 (Sisters) highlight some of the risks that can arise from regulatory change for developers of wind farm projects

Expanded categories of exempt and complying development

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • January 20 2014

More development in NSW is to be code assessed or exempt from requiring approval, as the categories of exempt and complying development have been

New development assessment triggers for Great Barrier Reef wetland protection areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia
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  • July 20 2010

Additional development assessment triggers were recently introduced into the Sustainable Planning Regulation 2009 (Qld) (SPR) when the Environmental Protection and Other Legislation Amendment Regulation (No. 1) 2010 (Qld) (Regulation) commenced on 30 April 2010

The new State Planning Policy

  • HopgoodGanim
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  • Australia
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  • December 5 2013

Late last week, the Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development, Infrastructure and Planning, the Honourable Jeff Seeney, announced the release

Is Victoria’s landholder duty a new tax on development in that state?

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • November 13 2012

Victoria’s new landholder duty regime is a transparent grab for cash that will squeeze the profits of property developers and may deter investment in Victoria