On 15 July 2017, the Minister for State Growth released draft legislation to allow the Mount Wellington Cable Car project to avoid the need to obtain landowner consent from Hobart City Council. Instead, the Minister will acquire the land on behalf of the proponent and allow a planning application to be submitted for the project.

To read the draft Bill, click here.  The key changes proposed are explained in our Briefing Note.

Any person can make comments on the draft Bill until 4 August 2017. Read more and have your say.