Civic and the central area will
form a strong dynamic heart to the Territory and surrounding NSW — a
centre of culture, business, ideas and creativity; retaining and
attracting jobs, people and important events.
SHORT TERM IMPLEMENTATION
- Timely release of land in Civic for additional
commercial floorspace and residential development.
- Proceed with
Central Canberra Implementation Program.
- Work collaboratively
with the National Capital Authority to rationalise planning
requirements and processes generally, and in Civic in particular.
incentives for development in Civic through the planning
approvals process (for example, remove the requirement for
preliminary assessments if proposals are consistent with the
land use policy).
- Preparation of master plans for major urban
renewal sites in Central Canberra.
- A review of planning procedures
governing the release of land to ensure timely and efficient
release of additional land in Central Canberra.
the feasibility of introducing incentives for development
in Civic (and the town centres).
- Investigate feasibility of
limited land release for affordable housing and student housing
projects in, and close to, the city centre and other significant
education and employment nodes.