ISCCC Submission - Waste to Energy

ISCCC Submission – Waste to Energy

The ISCCC urges the ACT Government to provide a coherent policy framework for responding to waste-to energy proposals in Canberra. This should exclude thermal waste to energy processes and import of waste from interstate. It should focus instead on alternatives such as finding markets for large waste streams and ACT Government initiatives on recycling such as green bins.


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Report of the ISCCC AGM on 13 Nov 2018

Report of the ISCCC AGM on 13 Nov 2018

Presentations by ACT Government officials on a waste to energy policy (attached), and an update on the new bus network, attracted a range of questions from the audience.. There was support for
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ISCCC expresses concern to ACT Legislative Assembly Inquiry about building quality

ISCCC expresses concern to ACT Legislative Assembly Inquiry about building quality

The ISCCC has declared that while some limited progress has been made recently to address building quality, for example the increased verification of skills and qualifications of builders, there remains much to be done. Any suggestion that the task has been substantially addressed is unrealistically optimistic or just political “spin”.


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ISCCC 13 Nov Public Forum, AGM & other news

ISCCC 13 Nov Public Forum, AGM & other news

Tuesday, 13 November 2018, 7-9pm, Eastlake Football Club (Duffy Room)3 Oxley Street, Griffith

  • 7-7.30pm ACT Government presentation on waste and waste-to-energy policy
  • 7.30-8pm ACT Government presentation on new integrated transport network
  • 8.00-9.00pm ISCCC Annual General Meeting

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ISCCC Submission on Lease Variation Charge

ISCCC Submission on Lease Variation Charge

The ISCCC supports the continuation of the Lease Variation Charge, because it is fair and reasonable for developers to be taxed on the changes in the value of their land resulting from a change of use for that land.


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ISCCC Response - Canberra Brickworks  Precinct Access Road and Dudley Street Upgrade

ISCCC Response – Canberra Brickworks Precinct Access Road and Dudley Street Upgrade

A comprehensive plan is required for existing congestion at the Dudley Street/ Novar Street  roundabout, the Adelaide Street off-ramp to Kent Street, the Kent Street/ Denison Street intersection, as well as the Adelaide Avenue/ Hopetoun Circuit intersections and the Dudley Street upgrade, should not proceed in isolation of these other requirements.


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Public Meeting 9 October 2018

Public Meeting 9 October 2018

Topics include creating a neighbourhood in Dairy Flat Road Fyshwick and proposed crematorium, funeral home and Memorial Park in Symonston:


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Engagement with Development Application Processes in the ACT

Engagement with Development Application Processes in the ACT

ISCCC calls for substantial reforms to Development Application processes to improve transparency and accountability, and produce better environmental outcomes.


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ISCCC calls for better community engagement on local area planning

ISCCC calls for better community engagement on local area planning

ISCCC Chair, Marea Fatseas, called for better community engagement on planning for our suburbs at a public forum on 10 September organised by the Institute for Governance and Policy Analysis (IGPA).
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