Fast-track consenting

The Government has introduced a short-term consenting process to fast-track projects that can promote employment, while promoting sustainable management, to support recovery from the economic and social impacts of COVID-19.

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Status of fast-track projects

This page has information about the status of all listed and referred projects in the fast-track consenting process.

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Fast-track consenting

The COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020 (the Act) creates a fast-track process to fast-track projects aimed at stimulating the economy.

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Making an application

Applications for fast-track projects must meet information requirements set out in the Act.

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Fast-track listed projects

There are 17 projects listed in the Act that may be considered by expert consenting panels.

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Fast-track referred projects

Under the COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020, anyone can apply for a project to be referred to an expert consenting panel.

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Panel convener and expert consenting panels

This page has information about the panel convener and expert consenting panels appointed to decide on fast-track projects.

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Contact us

Feel free to contact us if you have any queries about fast-track consenting.

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Commenting on a fast-track consenting application

The COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act 2020 states that expert consenting panels must invite written comments from some people or groups listed in th…