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Submissions to Government in 2013

The Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) makes submissions to all levels of government on a range of issues relating to green buildings and sustainable communities.

Please see links below for submissions made in 2013:

Australian Government

January 2013 Senate Inquiry into recent trends and preparedness for extreme weather events 

January 2013 Walking, riding and access to public transport

January 2013 Pre-budget submission - 2013-2014 Federal Budget

July 2013 Reform to deductions for education expenses

November 2013 Emissions Reduction Fund Terms of Reference submission and ACIL Allen Report

December 2013 Climate Change Authority's Target and progess review

December 2013 Productivity Commission inquiry into public infrastructure

New South Wales

April 2013 Draft Shellharbour Community Strategic Plan

April 2013 Newcastle Urban Renewal Strategy

May 2013 Lower Hunter Over The Next 20 Years - Discussion Paper

June 2013 Draft Metropolitan Strategy for Sydney

July 2013 A New Planning System for NSW - White Paper

August 2013 Inquiry into cogeneration and trigeneration in NSW

September 2013 City of Sydney’s Renewable Energy Master Plan

October 2013 Sydney City Centre Access Strategy

November 2013 Illawarra Over The Next 20 Years - Discussion Paper

December 2013 Energy Savings Scheme - Rule Change Consultation

Tasmania

July 2013 Low Carbon Tasmania - Issues Paper  

Victoria

January 2013 Metropolitan Planning Strategy – Melbourne, let’s talk about the future.

February 2013 Wyndham C179 - East Werribee Employment District

March 2013 Amendment C123 - Coburg Principal Activity Centre Zone

May 2013 Amendment C73 to Banyule Planning Scheme - Environmentally Efficient Design

May 2013 Amendment C71 to Moreland Planning Scheme - Environmentally Efficient Design

May 2013 Amendment C97 to Port Phillip Planning Scheme - Environmentally Efficient Design

May 2013 Amendment C130 to Whitehorse Planning Scheme - Environmentally Efficient Design

May 2013 Amendment C133 to Yarra Planning Scheme - Environmentally Efficient Design

May 2013 Amendment C177 to Stonnington Planning Scheme - Environmentally Efficient Design

Queensland

August 2013 Draft Brisbane City Plan 

Australian Capital Territory

November 2013 ACT City Plan

Western Australia

December 2013 Planning Reform Discussion Paper - Phase Two