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5 April 2022

Plans for Molonglo group centre open for comment

A draft concept plan for Molonglo’s commercial hub is open for community comment from 4 April until 6 May.

1 March 2022

Engagement with Surveyors in the ACT

The Engagement with Surveyors in the ACT YourSay page is being used throughout 2022 to deliver key updates about ongoing policy and regulatory changes and to collect feedback.

1 February 2022

Building, buying and renovating in Canberra

Are you building, renovating or purchasing off-the-plan in the ACT? It’s important that you understand your rights and responsibilities to keep your project running smoothly. From approvals to builders to final certificates, there’s a lot to consider. Our Build, Buy or Renovate website is an all-in-one guide for your ACT construction project.

1 February 2022

What's behind ACT's place names?

The ACT's suburb, street and place names are a tribute to Australia's remarkable people, its geography, heritage and history. Some of the people commemorated were well known, while others were quiet achievers. Some of the people commemorated were well known, while others were quiet achievers. Find out more...

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ACT Planning Strategy

Planning for a sustainable, competitive and equitable city that is responsive to the future and resilient to change.

Build, buy or renovate

The new website bringing together information for community and industry when building, buying or renovating a property.

Homes and Housing

Helping you find the right housing option for you, including public and community housing, emergency and temporary housing, affordable home purchase and rental assistance.

Public Housing Renewal

Delivering the biggest upgrade to Canberra’s ageing public housing since self-government in 1989.


Making Canberra a liveable and sustainable city.

Asbestos Response Taskforce

Implementing a compassionate, safe, efficient and innovative program to eliminate loose fill asbestos insulation from Canberra suburbs.

Backyard Lifeguard

As a community we are all responsible for safety around pools and together we can reduce the risk of children drowning in swimming pools in the ACT.