Since the introduction of VPA’s program – Streamlining for Growth (SFG) in 2016, it shows that there’s a huge increase in employment and housing choice, diversity and affordability.
Victoria Planning Authority (VPA) mentioned that its program provides greater saving (more than $210 million)in both Government investment as well as economic benefits to the community from better development outcomes.
Mr Moseley indicated that every $1 of tax payers money spent on the streamline program, the economy benefit was $8. This has significantly increase Victoria’s employment opportunities, housing choice, diversity and first home buyers’ affordability.
Reference: Streamlining For Growth Report July 2019 (Reference: (News 2019))