Wollongong, Sydney councils set to lose DA powers 'to guard against corruption'

By Sean Nicholls
Updated August 9 2017 - 7:48am, first published August 8 2017 - 3:31pm
Wollongong City Council building.
Wollongong City Council building.

Councils in Wollongong and Sydney are set to be stripped of the power to consider development applications worth between $5 million and $30 million under new rules mandating the use of independent planning panels.

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