City Renewal Precinct


City Renewal Precinct

The City Renewal Authority is charged with shaping the growth of the central parts of Canberra to make it a great place to live, explore and enjoy.

In partnership with the community, the City Renewal Authority aims to create a vibrant city heart through the delivery of design-led urban renewal with a focus on social and environmental sustainability.

The authority works within the City Renewal Precinct, which spans Dickson, Northbourne Avenue, Haig Park, Civic and West Basin.

A map of the City Renewal Precinct

The City Renewal Authority is established under the City Renewal Authority and Suburban Land Agency Act 2017 which came into effect on 1 July 2017.

The City Renewal Authority Board was appointed on 1 July 2017. The governing board includes professionals with expertise in urban design, architecture, cultural planning, sustainable development, affordable housing and community engagement.