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Major Projects

Morrison's Marinus Mirage

The Prime Minister’s announcement today delivers not a single dollar towards Tasmania’s social and economic recovery.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  15 Jun 2020

Labor's Westbury Hand-wringing as they Back Major Projects Laws

Labor's hand-wringing to the Westbury community is meaningless while they back in the Liberals' major projects legislation.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  12 Jun 2020

Westbury Residents Sold Out With "Benefits" Study

The Liberals continue to grubby their northern prison planning process with secrecy and bad faith community consultation.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  11 Jun 2020

Major Projects Legislation

The ongoing fight against exploitation has involved countless instances of communities pushing back.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Opinion  |  2 Jun 2020

Labor Party Election Commitments

Labor have announced in principle support for Major Projects which does everything that the Labor Party committed to not doing in their 2018 policy.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 Jun 2020

Greens Stand Alone on Major Projects Legislation

Labor declared their hand on the contentious Major Projects Bill today - they’ll be backing in the Liberals.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  3 Jun 2020

Jaensch Confirms Community's Major Projects Fears

Planning Minister Roger Jaensch demonstrated exactly why so many Tasmanians are concerned about the proposed Major Projects legislation in Parliament today.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  3 Jun 2020

Major Projects Legislation

The Minister has been deceiving Tasmanians about the need for the damaging and unnecessary major projects legislation.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  3 Jun 2020

Rushed Major Projects Bill Wrong Way for Recovery

Tasmanians will be angry, but not surprised, at the Liberals’ plan to rush their divisive Major Projects legislation through Parliament.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  21 May 2020

No Place for Major Projects in Recovery

Tasmania’s largest council has sent a strong message to the Government that the Major Projects legislation is unnecessary and destructive.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Media Release  |  19 May 2020

Major Projects Legislation

Tasmanian Greens submission to the Draft Land Use Planning and Approvals Amendment (Major Projects) Bill 2020.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Submission  |  8 May 2020

COVID-19 - Major Projects Legislation

Regrettably, the Government is trying to make divisive and flawed major projects legislation the centrepiece of Tasmania's recovery.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  7 May 2020

Liberals Must Rule Out Cable Car as Major Project

The Liberals’ announcement they plan to table major projects legislation has sent ripples of worry through the community.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  6 Mar 2020

Greens Move to Reject Major Projects Legislation and Enshrine Public Say on Planning

In Parliament this week we will move to affirm the priority that must be given to public participation and appeal rights in any development.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Media Release  |  20 Aug 2018

Planning and Development

There are also very significant development proposals in the offing, including the proposed Cambria Green mega-development at Dolphin Sands.

Cassy O'Connor MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  22 Aug 2018

Planning Legislation for Major Projects

​​​​​​​The open for business mantra of the Government is causing alarm among communities.

Rosalie Woodruff MP  |  Parliamentary Activity  |  22 Aug 2018

No Reassurance for Launceston Over Fragrance Skyscraper

The Minister for Planning and Local Government failed to provide any reassurance to Launceston residents today.

Andrea Dawkins  |  Media Release  |  19 Sep 2017