Guidelines could kill off coastal building, Kelsey Munro and Matthew Moore. August 20, 2010.

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THOUSANDS of NSW coastal development sites may never be built on under new government guidelines directing councils to limit construction on beachfront and lakeside land under threat from rising sea levels.

The NSW Coastal Planning Guidelines, released today, encourage councils to reject development and rezoning applications on land deemed at risk. Continue reading