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Alex is committed to government transparency and accountability; protecting the natural and urban environments, open space and Sydney’s unique heritage; retaining inner city social and affordable housing; the humane treatment of animals; improving transport options; and fairness and equality for the LGBTI communities.

Regulation of Short-Term Holiday Letting

Monday 16 January

Ensuring short term letting regulations protect residential amenity, strata costs and housing affordability will be a major focus this year. The government agrees with the parliamentary inquiry recommendations that some short term letting should be permitted within residential zones but it is unclear what steps it will take to establish limits.

I have asked the planning minister to consult with the community on draft reforms before presenting anything to Parliament. My letter is HERE.