Sydney's second casino is one step closer to opening its doors after the NSW government entered into a binding agreement for James Packer's $1.5 billion development.

The third stage of the approval process for Mr Packer’s Crown Group project was signed off on Monday.  The restricted gaming development will include a luxury six-star hotel and VIP-only casino at Barangaroo. Premier Barry O’Farrell said legislation would be introduced into parliament this week to enable the casino’s approval….