The WVCC supports residential development around the Centre, with building heights that preserve the human scale and solar access to public areas. To this end we recommend taller buildings to the south of the Centre and shorter buildings to the north of the Centre to preserve solar access in the public areas.Read more ... →
Reasonable access to sunlight is important to residents for both residential amenity (including quality of life) and energy efficiency (particularly in minimising heating costs in the cooler months). Heating costs form a large proportion of overall energy costs in Canberra which has a colder winter than otherRead more ... →
Draft Curtin master plan has been released for comment. (click picture to enlarge) There is a survey to complete on the Have Your Say website, along with the full draft documents to download. It is important to remember that this is just a draft and if…Read more ... →
WVCC has made a submission to the Inquiry into the Planning and Development (Project Facilitation) Amendment Bill 2014 being undertaken by the ACT Legislative Assembly.
Click to read the WVCC submission … Other submission can be viewed here …