Initial policy development underway.

That the strategic SIA must be conducted comprehensively and in such a manner that it will anticipate any expected impacts on infrastructure and services and to mitigate potential negative impacts.

Target completion date

Stage 3.
To be completed by end December 2021.

Reform area
Respecting community and culture
Project action
Managing social and cultural impacts
Lead agency

Action item update

Implementation progress

A framework for undertaking a Strategic Regional Environmental and Baseline Assessment (SREBA) has been developed and a consultation draft will be released in late 2019 for public comment.  This framework will be finalised in early 2020 after public feedback has been considered.

This framework includes the requirement to undertake a strategic regional assessment including identifying potential impacts on local infrastructure and services.