Land and Environment Court

2009 Announcements  

 

Latest Department of Housing figures
(17 November 2009)
The June quarter 2009 DoH sales prices for all dwellings are now available.  Metro Rural

American Express and Diners Cards now accepted
(4 November 2009)
From 1 November 2009 the Land and Environment Court will accept American Express and Diners cards in addition to Mastercard and Visa for the payment of all filing fees.

International Framework for Court Excellence
(28 September 2009)
As a result of its continuing participation in the International Framework for Court Excellence, the Court has developed a Statement of Purpose that sets out the Court’s aims and the methods by which it will achieve those aims. The Statement reflects the seven areas of court excellence identified by the International Framework.

2008 Annual Review
(27 August 2009)
The Land and Environment Court Annual Review 2008 is now available.

Latest Department of Housing figures
(10 August 2009)
The March quarter 2009 DoH sales prices for all dwellings are now available.  Metro   Rural
 
Fee Schedule
30 June 2009
Land and Environment Court of NSW - Court fees schedule 2009, effective 1 July 2009.

Amendment to Court Rules
26 June 2009
Land and Environment Court Rules ( Amendment No 1) 2009 was notified on the NSW Legislation website. 

Mining decision
28 May 2009
The decision in Alcorn v Coal Mines Australia Pty Ltd given on 21 May 2009 by Mr J Bailey, A/LCM, concerns a review of an arbitrator's decision relating to access agreements pursuant to the Mining Act 1992.

Latest Department of Housing figures
18 May 2009 
Department of Housing median sales prices for all dwellings for the December Quarter 2008.   Metro Rural


Court Attire Policy
5 May 2009
On 1 May 2009 the Chief Judge issued a new Court attire policy. The policy applies also to proceedings in Class 8 of the Court's jurisdiction.

Mining jurisdiction
27 March 2009
From 7 April 2009, the Land and Environment Court will have jurisdiction to hear and dispose of proceedings under the Mining Act 1992 and the Petroleum (Onshore) Act 1991. The Court will be establishing a separate practice collection to assist parties, including self represented litigants, by providing a wide range of information about the Court’s new mining jurisdictions.
 
Planning Principle set aside
12 March 2009
The judgment in Double Bay Marina Pty Ltd v Woollahra Municipal Council [2009] NSWLEC 1001 at [47]-[52] which proposed a planning principle, concerning discerning the public interest in development applications, has not been adopted by the Court and will not be published on the Court's website as a planning principle of the Court. 

Latest Department of Housing figures
9 March 2009
Department of Housing median sales prices for all dwellings for the September Quarter 2008.   Metro Rural

 

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