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.

Bubbles reduction

Fast-track consenting

The COVID-19 Recovery (Fast-track Consenting) Act lists 17 projects. Other projects will follow if referred by the Minister for the Environment.

Toothbrush Reduction

Making an application

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

Pool Reduction

Listed projects

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

BoatHarbour reduction

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.

SurferSolo reduction

Panel convener

Read about Judge Newhook, convener of the expert panels for fast-track consenting.

BoatHarbour reduction

Contact us

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