Commercial & property

Costs in the Planning and Environment Court

The amendments made to SPA in late 2012 concerning costs in the Planning and Environment Court have… read more ›

Costs Awarded Against Local Authority

A recent case in the Planning and Environment Court resulted in a costs order being made against a local… read more ›

Complex retirement village transactions may leave you shy and retiring

The Retirement Villages Act 1999 ensures protections to retirees seeking to move into a retirement… read more ›

Claiming Costs in the Planning & Environment Court

Background The new costs provisions of the Sustainable Planning Act (SPA) were considered in a recent… read more ›

Alternatives to Resumption

This article examines two options that should be considered if your property is impacted by a resumption… read more ›


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