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Thinking| 09 Jun 2017
In October last year, we considered the decision of Haddad v Council of the City of Ryde  NSWLEC 1386 which discusses the interesting issue of existing use rights, and the circumstances in which an existing use can be changed, even if ...
Thinking| 15 May 2017
The recent decision in The Hills Shire Council v Stankovic  NSWSC 464 is an important decision for local governments as it deals with circumstances not unfamiliar to many local councils.
Thinking| 10 Mar 2017
On 8 February 2017, Justice Sheahan of the Land and Environment Court handed down his decision in the case of Lateral Estate Pty Ltd v The Council of the City of Sydney  NSWLEC6 concerned with the acceptance of amended plans to a ...
Thinking| 29 Jan 2017
The recent case of Principal Healthcare Finance Pty Ltd v Council of the City of Ryde  NSWLEC 153 considers the recurring question of whether a specific planning control is prohibition or a development standard.
Thinking| 11 Oct 2016
The recent Land and Environment Court decision in Haddad v Council of the City of Ryde  NSWLEC 1386 considers the interesting issue of existing use rights and the circumstances in which an existing use can be changed, even if the particular ...