Submissions to Government in 2015

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.

Any GBCA members that would like the GBCA to provide input to open consultations are encouraged to contact Katy Dean, Director - Advocacy, via email

Federal Government

February  - Pre budget submission 2015-16

March - Climate Change Authority Special Review

April - Commercial Building Disclosure program review

April - Review of the National Carbon Offset Standard and Carbon Neutral Program

August - Proposed changes to the National Construction Code 2016

Australian Capital Territory Government

April - Statement of Planning Intent consultation

New South Wales Government

February  - Social Housing in NSW: A discussion paper for input and comment

South Australian Government

October - A New Climate Change Strategy For South Australia

Victorian Government

December - Plan Melbourne Refresh Discussion Paper

Local Government

March - City of Melbourne - Queen Victoria Market Precinct Renewal Master Plan

May - City of Sydney - Draft Energy Efficiency Master Plan

June - City of Sydney - Residential Apartments Sustainability Plan

August - City of Perth - Draft Environmental Strategy

October - City of Sydney - Adapting For Climate Change - Draft