Political Donations

Local Government and Planning Legislation Amendment (Political Donations) Act, 2008 was passed by the NSW Parliament on 30 June 2008 and will become effective from 15 September 2008. The guidelines provide advice on implications of the amendments to the Local Government Act,1993 and Environmental Planning and Assessment Act, 1979 in relation to political donations and gifts which will be made when the Act commences. It outlines obligations on applicants, those making submissions and decision makers in relation to the disclosure of information relating to political donations and gifts during the planning making or development assessment process.

Political Donations