Submissions

The Sydney Business Chamber prepares submissions to government and other decision-makers on behalf of our members.  These submissions cover a broad range of topics across planning and cities, transport and infrastructure, tourism, health, finance, arts and culture, and governance arrangements. 

Submissions can be downloaded via the list below. 

 

Productivity Commission Review: Economic Regulation of Airports - 17 Sep 2018

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber to the Productivity Commission’s Inquiry into the Economic Regulation of Airports.

Draft Cycling Strategy and Action Plan - 08 Aug 2018

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber on the City of Sydney's Draft Cycling Strategy and Action Plan.

Sydney Metro, Crows Nest - 27 Jul 2018

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber on the Integrated Station Development for Crows Nest

A Metropolis of Three Cities – Draft Greater Sydney Region Plan - 18 Dec 2017

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber on Greater Sydney Commission’s Draft Greater Sydney Region Plan - a Metropolis of Three Cities.

Draft Future Transport Strategy 2056 - 13 Dec 2017

NSW Business Chamber and Sydney Business Chamber Joint Submission to the Draft Future Transport Strategy

Revised Draft Eastern City District Plan - 13 Dec 2017

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber to the Greater Sydney Commission’s Revised draft Eastern City District Plan

Powering Sydney’s Future project, Transgrid - 13 Dec 2017

Sydney Business Chamber submission for the Powering Sydney’s Future project outlined in TransGrid’s Revised Revenue Proposal 2018-2023.

Neighbourhood Parking Policy Review - 13 Dec 2017

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber on the City of Sydney Council's Neighbourhood Parking Policy Review

Independent Hearing and Assessment Panels - 01 Dec 2017

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber on the Draft Referral, Criteria Code of Conduct and Operational Procedures for Independent Hearing and Assessment Panels.

Sydney Modern - 28 Nov 2017

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber to the proposed expansion of the Art Gallery of NSW (the AGNSW) through the Sydney Modern project.

Sydney Metro West - 16 November 2017 -

Joint Sydney Business Chamber and Committee for Sydney submission on the Metro West project

Short Term Holiday Letting - 31 Oct 2017 -

Sydney Business Chamber submission on Short Term Holiday Letting in NSW

Sustainable Sydney 2030 - 14 Jun 2017

Sydney Business Chamber submission to City of Sydney's Sustainable 2030: Community Strategic Plan.

Barangaroo South - 27 Apr 2017

Sydney Business Chamber submission on Concept Plan Modification 8 for Barangaroo South

Greater Sydney Commission District Plans - Western Sydney - 13 Apr 2017

Sydney Business Chamber submission to Greater Sydney Commissions draft district plans for South West District and West Central District.

Greater Sydney Commission District Plans - Central District - 31 Mar 2017

Submission from the Sydney Business Chamber on the Greater Sydney Commission's Draft District Plan for the Central District.

Planning Legislation Amendments - 31 Mar 2017

Joint Sydney and NSW Business Chambers submission to NSW Government's proposed update to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979.

Cockle Bay Wharf redevelopment - 14 Feb 2017

Sydney Business Chamber submission on the proposal for the redevelopment of Cockle Bay Wharf.

Parking Space Levy - 02 Dec 2016

Sydney Business Chamber submission to the NSW Government's Review of the Parking Space Levy.

Star City Casino Modification - 02 Dec 2016

Sydney Business Chamber submission on the proposed modification to the Star City Casino

Western Sydney Rail Needs - 28 Oct 2016

Sydney Business Chamber submission to the joint NSW and Federal Government's Western Sydney Rail Needs Scoping Study: Discussion Paper.

Sydney Olympic Park Master Plan 2030 - 22 Nov 2016

Joint submission from Sydney Business Chamber, Sydney Olympic Business Association and NRMA.

Cultural Ribbon Draft Strategy - 23 Sep 2016

Sydney Business Chamber submission to the City of Sydney's Cultural Ribbon Draft Strategy.

Local Government Rating System: Draft Report - 14 Oct 2016

Joint Sydney Business Chamber and NSW Business Chamber submission to IPART's Draft Report: Review of the Local Government Rating System.

Small Bars Legislation - 22 Jul 2016

Sydney Business Chamber Submission to the NSW Government’s Review of the Small Bars Legislation.

Smart Cities Plan - 01 Jul 2016

Sydney Business Chamber Submission to the Federal Government’s Smart Cities Plan.

Letter to Premier: Local Government Reform - 14 Jun 2016

Co-signed letter to the Premier from Sydney and NSW Business Chambers supporting the Government's decision to restructure Sydney's councils and outline further reforms needed to the local government sector.

Local Government Rating System - 16 May 2016

Joint Sydney Business Chamber and NSW Business Chamber submission to IPART's Review of the Local Government Rating System.

Liquor Law Reforms - 04 Apr 2016

Sydney Business Chamber Submission to the Independent Review of the Impact of Liquor Law Reforms.

Council Boundary Review - 25 Feb 2016

Sydney Business Chamber submission to NSW Government’s Council Boundary Review - Auburn City, Holroyd City, Parramatta City, The Hills Shire, and Hornsby Shire councils.

Western Sydney Airport Authority - 23 Nov 2015

Sydney Business Chamber letter to NSW Minister For Planning advocating for the establishment of a Western Sydney Development Authority.

Local Environment Plans Amendment - 18 Nov 2015

Sydney Business Chamber submission to NSW Government's Proposed Standard Instrument (Local Environment Plans) Amendment Order 2015.

Sydney City North Public Domain Plan - 29 Oct 2015

Sydney Business Chamber Submission to City of Sydney's draft City North Public Domain Plan.

1 Alfred Street Development - 18 Sep 2015

Sydney Business Chamber submission on state significant development application for 1 Alfred Street.

City of Sydney Development Control Plan: Signs and Advertisements - 30 Apr 2015

Sydney Business Chamber submission to City of Sydney's draft Development Control Plan: Signs and advertisements.

Local Council Fit for the Future Proposals - Methodology - 25 Mar 2015

Sydney Business Chamber submission to IPART's Methodology for Assessment of Council Fit for the Future Proposals.

George Street 2020 Strategy - 16 Mar 2015

Sydney Business Chamber's submission on City of Sydney's George Street 2020 Strategy