Advocacy

Our advocacy platform sets out to make Western Australia the best place to invest manage and own property.

Lino Iacomella – Western Australia Executive Director

Our top priority is to reduce the top marginal rate of land tax and phase out stamp duty.

Lino Iacomella – Western Australia Executive Director

Property directly accounts for 12% of West Australia's economic activity

Lino Iacomella – Western Australia Executive Director

Our Focus

TAX REFORM

Reduce the top marginal rate of land tax, fewer land tax thresholds and a plan to phase out stamp duty. 

PLANNING REFORM

Retain Development Assessment Panels and make all local planning schemes consistent to enable DAPs to approve scheme amendments. 

Infrastructure Reform

Create an independent infrastructure provisioning agency that is aligned to WA's strategic planning objectives.

Strata Title Reform

Introduce community titles, leasehold strata titles and a practical framework for the redevelopment of old strata schemes.

GOVERNMENT ASSET DISPOSAL 

Bring a pipeline of government land and property asset for sale and adopt a WA infrastructure strategy. 

KEY DOCUMENTS

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  • WA PROPERTY INDUSTRY RAISES FUNDS TO FEED THE HOMELESS THIS FESTIVE SEASON

    The Property Council of Australia is delighted to announce that the WA property industry raised $18,480 for Mission Australia at the Annual Property Council Christmas Lunch.

  • PROPERTY CELEBRATES FUTURE LEADERS OF INDUSTRY

    The WA Property sector has come together to celebrate the achievements of the industry’s next generation at this year’s WA Future Leaders Awards.

  • BAYSWATER TOWN CENTRE STRUCTURE PLAN

    Overall industry supports a plan that will deliver much-needed town centre development as well as align with the McGowan government’s plans for Metronet – in particular Metrohubs.

    The area outlined in the structure plan is of significant interest to the property industry as the Bayswater Train Station Precinct is now one of the most...

  • JOINT INDUSTRY POSITION ON INFRASTRUCTURE PLANNING IN WA

    The Property Council and the Urban Development Institute of WA have formed a united view on the importance of fast-tracking the formation of Infrastructure WA, and the opportunities for private sector input to the development of the underpinning legislation and participants on the new body.  We would therefore welcome the opportunity to jointly...

WA FAST FACTS

$31.8

Billion in GSP

property directly accounts for 12 per cent of WA's economic activity

$11.7

Billion in Wages

more than 1 in 5 people in WA draw a wage directly or indirectly from the property industry

205k

direct Jobs

property creates 205,979 direct jobs in WA and supports another 224,331

 

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