Click here for Section 355 Regional Committee Memberships – Expression of Interest

Click here for Section 355 Committee Memberships – Expression of Interest


Southern Joint Regional Planning Panel

Hilltops Council is calling for nominations from members of the pubic to sit on the Southern Joint Regional Planning Panel. Joint Regional Planning Panels determine a range of regional developments including, but not limited, those with a capital investment value (CIV) over $20 million; extractive industries, waste facilities and marinas that are designated development; modifications to regional development under Section 96 (2) of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979 (the Act), and Crown, Council, and eco tourist development applications where the CIV is over $5 million.

A member is required to have expertise in one or more of the following areas: planning, architecture, heritage, the environment, urban design, land economics, traffic and transport, law, engineering or tourism. Expertise may be demonstrated by having formal qualifications in the nominated fields, or by having relevant skills, knowledge and practical experience in these areas. Council requests that nominations address each candidates’ reasons for interest in committee membership, previous experience or skills as outlined above and an indication of what community goals/outcomes each candidate wishes to achieve through committee membership.

Expressions of interest are to be made in writing to Council’s General Manager, Anthony McMahon, Hilltops Council, Locked Bag 5, Young NSW 2594, by 12.00 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, 7 December, 2017. A nomination form can be found at the link below or picked up at any one of the three Hilltops Council office locations.

For a nomination form, click here.