Qld LNP ‘must be waving placards’ and ‘organising border protests’: Newman

media_playLocal govt 'needs a kick in the backside' to speed-up project approval time frames

Native govt ‘wants a kick within the bottom’ to speed-up undertaking approval time frames

Sky Information contributor Campbell Newman says native governments exist to make sure “the general public curiosity is protected” however throughout a disaster they need to bypass the crimson faucet and approve improvement functions “as quickly as they probably and appropriately can”.

In line with The Australian, “tens of billions of price of development tasks with the potential to create 1000’s of jobs are being caught up in stagnating planning processes, sparking requires councils to fast-track constructing approvals to turbocharge the post-pandemic financial restoration”.


Mr Newman stated as Lord Mayor of Brisbane through the International Monetary Disaster, he would get all of the city planners and into an enormous room and provides them a pep-talk in regards to the significance of getting improvement functions “out the door”.

“My line was at all times women and gents you’re right here to say sure, with circumstances” and “that’s the way you assist Australians” by way of the financial fallout attributable to the coronavirus.

Sky Information host Paul Murray stated native authorities was not recognised by the Structure which meant state authorities had oversight over various jurisdictions.


“State governments must be placing on a measurement 9 and kicking them within the backsides,” he stated.