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Long-term planning for our population and infrastructure needs.

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Tasmanian Planning Scheme legislation consultation

29 June 2015: The bill to implement a single planning scheme released for feedback.

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New Hobart and Brighton schemes declared

13 May 2015: The Minister for Planning and Local Government has declared new planning schemes for the Hobart and Brighton municipal areas.

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New Launceston planning scheme commences

29 April 2015: The new Launceston interim planning scheme has come into effect.

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Legislative amendments create digital planning system

01 April 2015: Amendments to the planning legislation which formally establish Tasmania's digital planning system commenced today.

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