Video: EDO Insider – CPD on the Barangaroo Crown Casino Case
How did the Crown Casino get the go ahead on land that was set aside for a public park at Barangaroo?
Get the inside story on a recent public interest test case in the Land and Environment Court that challenged the planning approval for this development. Purchase our video of the seminar and watch it in your own time. Details below.
In Millers Point Fund Inc v Lendlease Millers Point Pty Ltd & others, a community group challenged decisions by the NSW Planning Assessment Commission (PAC) to approve the Crown Casino development at Barangaroo in Sydney. This complex case relates to the interaction between the approvals process under the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act and the provisions of the Casino Control Act.
Jane Taylor of Counsel and Sue Higginson of EDO NSW discuss the case and the precedent that it sets.
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You can claim CPD points for this video and all of our professional development seminars. CPD video recordings are considered private study of audio/visual material. 1 unit per hour – maximum of 5 units. Video runs for 40 minutes. Supplement by reading the judgment here.
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