Draft Sustainability Strategy survey

Thank you for taking the time to complete this survey. Your feedback will be used to help us finalise the Sustainability Strategy. This survey will be open for ten weeks, until consultation ends on 10 May 2017.

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How would you rate the information provided on the website?
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How would you rate your knowledge about sustainability?
Does your organisation have a publicaly available Sustainability Strategy or Policy, with measurable targets?
Do you publicly report or disclose your organisation’s sustainability performance annually?
Generally, how would you rate the sustainability performance of major urban renewal projects across Australia in the last five years?
How would you rate the importance of Australia contributing to international sustainable development commitments, such as the Paris Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals?
After spending time on the website, how well do you feel you understand the UrbanGrowth NSW Sustainability Strategy?

Our goals

  • Environment, resource & resilience: Be carbon neutral, water positive and create zero waste by 2028

  • Healthy & inclusive places: To create the world’s most liveable urban communities
  • To enable 60,000-80,000 direct jobs by 2036 focused on knowledge intensive, health and education sectors
  • Accountability & collaboration: Deliver accountability and performance along our value chain

Your rating

When considering the role of UrbanGrowth NSW and the portfolio of projects to be delivered, how do you rate the overall sustainability goals of this strategy?

Rate the overall sustainability goals of this strategy
To what extent do you consider this strategy will enable UrbanGrowth NSW to make a meaningful contribution to fostering more sustainable urban environments across its portfolio?
This strategy has been informed by four pillars of sustainability (environmental, social, economic and governance) and aligned to UrbanGrowth NSW’s material issues. Have any material issues been overlooked?
The targets and goals have been drafted to best reflect UrbanGrowth NSW’s level of development control, and ability to influence. Overall, are you satisfied with the draft targets?

Climate, resilience & resources

Our goal: Be carbon neutral, water positive and create zero waste

We will lead environmental performance across UrbanGrowth NSW developments by committing to being carbon neutral, water positive and zero waste by 2028.

Is the goal easy to understand?
Do you think the goal is achievable?
Is there opportunity to improve on this goal description?

Healthy & inclusive places

Our goal: Create the world’s most liveable urban communities

We will enhance Sydney’s international status as a world class liveable city by creating places founded on equity, affordability and inclusion

Is the goal easy to understand?
Do you think the goal is achievable?
Is there opportunity to improve on this goal description?

Productive cities

Our goal: Lead a global innovation economy by enabling over 60,000 new jobs by 2036

We will lead the growth of Sydney and the Hunter’s global innovation economy by enabling 60,000-80,000 direct jobs by 2036, with a focus on knowledge intensive, health and education sectors.

Is the goal easy to understand?
Do you think the goal is achievable?
Is there opportunity to improve on this goal description?

Accountability & collaboration

Our goal: Drive accountability and performance along our value chain

We will be principled in our approach to urban development, and ensure our partners share our values

Is the goal easy to understand?
Do you think the goal is achievable?
Is there opportunity to improve on this goal description?
Overall, are you satisfied with the draft targets?
Are you an UrbanGrowth NSW stakeholder that is likely to be required to meet, or contribute towards the achievement of the sustainability goals and targets?
On a scale of 1-5 how challenging would these targets be to achieve?
Do you have anything to share about the main challenges you think we face in achieving our sustainability goals?