GANSW guidance includes guides, manuals and advisory notes


Design Guides have been developed to support the implementation of GANSW policies — Better Placed and Greener Places.

Collaborative guides

GANSW has collaborated with state agencies and local councils to develop approaches specific to scale, typology and condition in support of Better Placed.


Manuals provide instructional ‘how to’ content for particular issues, typologies, or conditions.

Advisory notes

A series of advisory notes also provide practical assistance on design related tasks and tools.

GANSW Guidance