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Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 2003 Week 9 Hansard (28 August) . . Page.. 3403..


Answers to questions

Master Builders Association of Australia

(Question No 815)

Mrs Dunne asked the Minister for Planning, upon notice:

In relation to the Master Builders Association Awards Night held on 27 June 2003.

(1) What was the cost to the ACT Government of sponsorship of this night?

Mr Corbell

: The answer to the member's question is as follows:

(1) The cost to the ACT Government of sponsorship of the MBA awards night was $17,600.00.

Waramanga, block 45 section 37

(Question No 820)

Mr Cornwell asked the Minister for Planning, upon notice:

Further to your letter of 5 June 2003 advising that "sometime after (18 June) we can expect a ruling from the Administrative Appeals Tribunal (AAT) in respect of this order". Can you now advise what decision the AAT has made requiring the lessees of 14 Yambina Street Waramanga to clean up the block.

Mr Corbell

: The answer to the member's question is as follows:

Mr M H Peedom, President of the AAT handed down his decision on 30 June 2003, which reads as follows:

(a) comply with the terms of the approval in plans No 26446 D E and F (or in any amended plans that may be approved in writing by the Territory) to construct extensions to the existing residence and related works on block 45 section 37 Waramanga, all the works be completed by 5 November 2004 or within such time as may, prior to that date, be agreed in writing by the Territory;

(b) the schedule or within such further times as may, prior to the dates specified in the schedule, be agreed in writing by the Territory. The dates in the schedule were 31 August 2003.

On 28 July 2003 the lessees appealed the decision made by the AAT, to the Supreme Court. The matter is currently before that Court.

Playground Safety Program

(Question No 825)

Mrs Burke asked the Minister for Urban Services, upon notice:


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