Submissions of 2017


The GBCA makes submissions to all levels of government on a range of issues relating to green buildings and sustainable communities.

The GBCA is providing comment on the following consultations:

 

Federal Government

August - National Cities Performance Framework

August - Inquiry into the current and future impacts of climate change on housing, buildings and infrastructure

August - Australian Governments role in the development of cities

May - Review of regulatory arrangements for embedded networks

May - Climate Change Policy Review

March - Inquiry into Modernising Australia's Electricity Grid

March - Inquiry into the Commonwealth Procurement Framework

March - National Energy Market Finkel Review

March - Australian Energy Regulator Demand Management Incentive Scheme and Innovation Allowance Mechanism

February - Carbon Neutral Buildings and Precincts

January - Smart Cities & Suburbs Program - Draft Guidelines

January - 2017-2018 Pre-Budget Submission


State Government

May - IPART Prices for Wholesale Water & Sewerage services

May - Urban Growth NSW Sustainability Strategy

March - NSW Government Draft Updates to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act

March - Queensland Government Queensland Building Plan Discussion Paper

March - Queensland Government South East Queensland Regional Plan Shaping South East Queensland

March - NSW Governments Proposed Changes to NABERS Governance

March - Greater Sydney Regional Plan and Draft District Plans

February - Queensland Government Planning Policy Review


Local Government

June - City of Parramatta Draft Environmental Sustainability Strategy

June - Draft Melbourne City Council Plan 2017-2021

June - Sunshine Coast Council Draft Environment and Liveability Strategy