Fully Accredited Program Australia Planning And Development Law: Navigating The Interface Between Federal, State, And Local Planning Laws

Australia’s planning and development laws are complex. With a complex matrix of federal, state, and local regulations, professionals in the field face the daunting task of understanding and navigating a system where rules can overlap, diverge, or even conflict. This intricate web of laws is further complicated by the distinct responsibilities and enforcement mechanisms of various governmental levels, creating a landscape that is not only challenging to comprehend but also to effectively operate within.

This certified program is designed to equip you with an exhaustive understanding of Australia's complex and evolving Planning and Development Law across both state and federal levels. Throughout this course, you will delve into critical topics including zoning regulations, environmental regulations, community consultation processes, heritage conservation, affordable housing mandates, and the intricacies of land supply and ownership. The program will also highlight state-specific laws, focusing on their unique features and the differences in their implementation, helping you understand the intricate interplay between state and federal regulations.

Furthermore, this program will guide you on how to effectively consult with stakeholders, manage compliance costs, and navigate the multi-jurisdictional maze of Australian planning and development regulations. It will provide you with the necessary tools to conduct due diligence, assess environmental and social impacts, and manage heritage and zoning concerns. You'll also gain the skills to adapt your projects to new legal requirements as they arise, ensuring that your development projects are both legally compliant and sustainable in the long run.

Upon successful completion of this course, you will earn the Certification in Australia Planning and Development Law. This esteemed certification will not only bolster your professional credentials but also showcase your specialized knowledge in Australian planning and development laws, as well as your capability to design and implement compliance frameworks aligned with all pertinent legislation and policies. This globally respected and industry-recognized certification is lifelong and serves as a testament to your expertise and dedication to excellence in the planning and development sector.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 2 days of instructor-led live program and in-depth learning on Australia's planning and development legislative framework, focusing on its cross-jurisdictional application.
  • Attain the industry-recognized Certification in Australia Planning and Development Law. This certification will offer a testament to your expertise in proficiently navigating the legislative system governing planning and development law, and understanding its complex interrelations across various governmental tiers.
  • Explore the complex legal underpinnings of state and territory planning systems, cultivate a risk-based methodology for planning, and evaluate both absolute and comparative risks along with their implications.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisers at [email protected] or call us at
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875

Accreditations

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This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.

What Can You Expect From This Live Program

Navigating Australia's Planning and Development Law is challenging. With a complex interplay of federal, state, and territory regulations, this legal landscape presents an intricate tapestry of zoning laws, environmental safeguards, community consultations, and heritage considerations, among other complexities. Moreover, each state and territory come with its own set of legislations, creating challenges for professionals to comply with.

This certified program is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding on the intricacies of Australian planning and development laws across federal, state, and local levels and help you gain insights into critical aspects such as zoning laws, environmental regulations, historical preservation, community consultation processes, and the unique requirements of urban and rural developments.

Through this program, you will be able to decipher the complexities of federal, state, and local laws, understand the latest zoning and environmental laws, and master the challenges of community engagement and infrastructure contributions. Furthermore, this program will equip you with practical knowledge for implementing compliant development strategies, managing legal challenges, and fostering sustainable development practices that align with all levels of Australian law. You will learn how to craft and execute development plans that not only meet legal requirements but also respect the environmental, historical, and social fabric of communities.

By arming yourself with a thorough understanding of Australia's Planning and Development Law through this program, you will be well-positioned to make informed decisions that align with legal mandates, thereby mitigating risks and fostering sustainable development in one of the world’s most unique and varied landscapes.

Upon successful completion, participants will receive the Certification in Australian Planning and Development Law. This prestigious certification will enhance your professional standing, showcasing your expertise in Australian planning and development laws and your ability to navigate the complex interplay between different legislative layers. Recognized in the industry, this certification holds lifelong validity, affirming your commitment to excellence and your comprehensive understanding of this challenging yet vital field.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • Federal Planning Laws
  • Urban Planning & Design Concepts
  • ISO 31000
  • Development Compliance Assessment
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Zoning Regulations
  • State And Territory Jurisdictions
  • Policy Development
  • Statutory And Subordinate Legislation
  • Statutory Planning
  • Strategic Planning
  • Environmental Planning
  • Land Use Control And Planning
  • Land Use Zoning Framework
  • Community Engagement Strategies
  • Risk Management Strategies
  • State Planning Legislation And Framework
  • Common Law
  • Development Approval Process
  • Performance Based Planning
  • Standards Based Planning
  • Infrastructure Planning
  • Transportation Planning
  • Planning For Natural Hazards
  • Urban Design
  • Policy Interpretation
  • Environmental Assessment
  • Community Engagement
  • Stakeholder Negotiation
  • Infrastructure Planning

Your Faculty Director

Angus Witherby
Angus Witherby
Distinguished Authority in Australian Planning & Development

With over 30 years of experience, Angus Witherby is a distinguished authority in Australian planning and development. Since founding the reputable Wakefield Planning consultancy in 1992, he has become an influential voice in land use policy and governance. His 15-year academic tenure pioneered an integrated pedagogy at the University of New England, where he led courses on development assessment, transportation planning, and disaster resilience. His expertise is reflected in his courses at UNE, which include 'Development Assessment for Land Use Planners' and 'Access and Mobility – Transportation Planning', among others. Furthermore, by advising distinguished firms nationwide, Angus has cultivated practical mastery spanning local operations, performance-based codes, zoning frameworks, and environmental planning. With such far-reaching discernment, he has shaped the policy landscape - his career defining the pinnacle of insight and innovation in Australian planning. His career is a testament to his deep-seated expertise and pioneering spirit in the realm of Australian planning and development law, marking a lasting influence in the field.

Australia Planning and Development Law Program Agenda

Module 1: Introduction To Australian Planning And Development Law
Module 2: The Roles And Powers Of The Three Spheres – Who Does What, Why And How?
Module 3: Compare And Contrast – The State/Territory Jurisdictions – Are They Really All That Different?
Module 4: Managing And Assessing Development - Understanding The Maze
Module 5: The Other “Plannings” – How Does It All Fit Together?
Module 6: It’s The Environment, Stoopid (With Apologies To Bill Clinton)
Module 7: An Increasingly Hazardous World – How Do We Plan For The Future?
Module 8: Planning In A Social Context – Where Do The People Fit In Again?
Module 9: Decoding Bureaucracy: Navigating Government Systems For Effective Help
Module 10: Summary And Conclusions - And What Next?

How You Will Benefit

  • Comprehensive Understanding of Australian Planning Laws: Gain in-depth knowledge of Australia's Planning and Development Law, encompassing federal, state, and local regulations.
  • Navigating Zoning and Environmental Regulations: Master the complexities of zoning and environmental laws, crucial for legal compliance in development projects.
  • Effective Stakeholder Consultation: Develop skills for engaging with community stakeholders and managing consultation processes effectively.
  • Heritage Conservation and Management: Learn to address heritage conservation concerns within the framework of planning and development regulations.
  • Affordable Housing and Land Supply Strategies: Understand the mandates for affordable housing and intricacies of land supply and ownership.
  • State-Specific Law Insights: Acquire knowledge of state-specific planning laws, their unique features, and implementation differences.
  • Multi-Jurisdictional Compliance Management: Learn to navigate the complexities of multi-jurisdictional planning and development laws.
  • Sustainable Development Practices: Equip yourself with strategies for sustainable development that align with legal and environmental standards.
  • Risk Mitigation in Development Projects: Understand how to mitigate legal and environmental risks in development planning.
  • Adapting to Legal Changes: Gain the ability to adapt development projects to new legal requirements and ensure long-term sustainability and compliance.

Certification in Australia Planning and Development Law

Upon successfully attending this program, you will be awarded with the Certification in Australia Planning and Development Law that can be used in your resume, CV and other professional credentials. This certification is industry-recognized with lifelong validity. Globally demanded and recognized, this designation not only demonstrates your proficiency in understanding the intricate interactions among Australia's federal, state, and local regulations, and underscores your proficiency in proficiently applying these laws to practical, real-world situations. This program is developed by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications and the content of this program has been certified by CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

Australia

Dates: 24 - 25 Jul 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)


Regular Pricing
After 02 Jul 2024
Australia Delegates AUD 2,195

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies)

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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Australia Planning And Development Law: Navigating The Interface Between Federal, State, And Local Planning Laws Reviews

The AU Planning and Development Law program provided a comprehensive overview of the key principles and recent developments in this area. The instructor clearly explained the content and gave insightful perspectives.
The AU Planning and Development Law program was a game-changer for me as a civil program manager at Litchfield Council. The trainer's expertise and real-world examples added tremendous value to the learning experience. I highly recommend this program to anyone looking to enhance their understanding of planning and development law.
Participating in this course was time well spent. I came away with a better grasp of the legal framework around planning and development. The trainer communicated the information methodically.
The AU Planning and Development Law program provided a comprehensive overview of the key concepts and principles in this field. The training gave me a better grasp of the planning and development laws and regulations. The instructor was knowledgeable about the subject matter.

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