AMCORD is a document published by the Local Government and Planning Ministers' Council that is designed with respect to the town planning process to;

  • reduce uncertainty and hence the potential for delay and conflict;
  • raise awareness of any regional planning requirements and hence consideration of any proposed development in a broader context;
  • provide support for developing and interpreting the performance approach in the Design Elements;
  • give local authorities the means to determine a range of Acceptable Solutions before applications are made;
  • provide an opportunity for addressing community concerns about development before applications are made;
  • defines roles and responsibilities;
  • provides opportunities for establishing clear procedures for particular requirements, such as information to be supplied and the contribution required towards infrastructure provision.

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  1. AMCORD (Creation Corporation)
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