Sponsors

PLATINUM SPONSOR

URBIS

At Urbis, we have one simple goal – to shape the cities and communities for a better future.

It’s something we achieve by drawing together a network of the brightest minds. Think of Urbis as a creative community of practice experts, working collaboratively to deliver fresh thinking and independent advice and guidance – all backed up by real, evidence-based solutions.

GOLD SPONSORS

DEPARTMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT, REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS

We are responsible for the design and implementation of the Australian Government’s infrastructure, transport and regional development policies and programs. This work includes supporting economic growth through improved transport infrastructure, making travel safer and more accessible, and keeping transport secure. We also support regional development and local communities, as well as provide good governance in the territories.

GOLD SPONSORS

RENEWAL SA

Creating a better place for all South Australians

On behalf of the Government of South Australia, Renewal SA is creating a better place for all South Australians by developing accessible, connected and vibrant places where people want to live, work and invest.

To achieve this, we partner and engage with community, industry and organisations to unlock the potential of existing urban areas.

PRINCIPAL NATIONAL AWARDS FOR PLANNING EXCELLENCE SPONSOR

CITY OF ADELAIDE

From the very beginning, Adelaide has been a city designed for the wellbeing of its people front of mind. Reflecting Colonel William Light’s genius of place and plan, the city has a distinct grid like pattern of wide streets and terraces and is hugged by 760 hectares of Park Lands. A ‘city in a park,’ enabling people to live well and in balance with nature and the built form.

WALKER

At Walker Corporation we’re proud to be Australia’s largest private, diversified development company. We’ve over 50 years’ experience and have delivered over 1000 projects that span the length and width of Australia, and internationally: in America, Canada, Fiji and Malaysia.

HOLMES DYER

Holmes Dyer is a national planning consultancy specialising in creating SCEED communities; communities that are:
· Socially responsible and resilient
· Connected
· Environmentally sustainable
· Economically sustainable; and
· Diverse and designed

PLANNING AND LAND USE SERVICES – ATTORNEY-GENERAL’S DEPARTMENT

The Attorney General’s Department – together with the State Planning Commission – has recently completed the biggest modernisation of South Australia’s planning system in more than 25 years.

PlanSA is underpinned by the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016 which provides a totally new framework for creating planning policy, including a raft of new planning tools such as the Planning and Design Code and a 24/7 digital ePlanning system that allows South Australians to quickly and easily access all things planning in South Australia.

DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND WATER

The purpose of the Department for Environment and Water is to help South Australians conserve, sustain and prosper delivering a thriving state built on sound stewardship of our environment and water.

We conserve by managing our national parks, botanic gardens and heritage places for their intrinsic value and for people’s benefit and enjoyment now and into the future.