NGAA has made a 2019-20 Budget Submission to the Federal Government, focussing on five building blocks for good growth.
Reform and Rebalance
People and Place-based Investment
Accelerate Economic Transition
Innovate: funding, financing and governance mechanisms
The full submission is available on the Advocacy page of the NGAA website.
The NGAA welcomes the recognition of fast growing outer urban areas in today’s Federal Government announcement of $750 million to local councils for priority local road and community infrastructure projects.Read more
ABC News: Wollondilly Council and NGAA have slammed changes to a plan to fast track housing development before basic infrastructure is in place.Read more
Australia's outer suburbs are growing more than twice as fast as the rest of the nation and doing the heavy lifting for our housing supply, but struggle to get infrastructure that other areas take for granted, the NGAA told MPs in Canberra.Read more
ABC TV: An hour and a half to drive 3km — why is traffic so bad in Melbourne's outer suburbs? NGAA CEO Bronwen Clark is interviewed.Read more