That the Committee on Investment, Industry and Regional Development inquire into and report on the performance of the Regional Investment Activation Fund and the Regional Job Creation Fund, including:
a) the allocation and administration of these funds
b) the effectiveness of these funds in achieving their aims
c) council and agency support for private investor enquiries and proposals in regional areas
d) impediments to growth in regional NSW, including challenges in the planning system
e) the effectiveness of the Business Concierge service and a comparison to other States' performance
f) opportunities for regional and metropolitan councils to work together to promote productivity and economic development
g) any other related matters.
The Parliament of New South Wales acknowledges and respects the traditional lands of all Aboriginal people, and pays respects to all Elders past and present. We acknowledge the Gadigal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Parliament of New South Wales stands.