DAC Advisory Committee seeks feedback

14 Jul 2010

Following its decision to establish a Development Assessment Committee (DAC) to decide planning permit applications for certain matters in the Doncaster Hill Activity Centre, the State Government is has set up an Advisory Committee to provide advice on the classes of application for permit that will be determined by the DAC.

The Committee is inviting submissions from owners and occupiers of land, and any public authorities, that may be materially affected by classes of of planning permit applications being decided by a DAC.
The DAC will be established by an Order of the Governor in Council, which must specify the area where the DAC will decide planning permit applications, and the types (or 'classes') of application the DAC will decide. The Order will be made on the recommendation of the Minister for Planning, who will receive advice from the Advisory Committee.

Submissions close on Thursday 29 July and can be sent to:
Panel Co-ordinator
Planning Panels Victoria
GPO Box 2392 Melbourne 3001

Interested persons who make a submission will have the opportunity to present verbally to the Advisory Committee on 5 August 2010 at 10 am at the Manningham City Council Civic Offices. Anyone wishing to be heard by the Committee should complete a 'Request to be Heard form.

Download the Planning Panels Victoria letter and 'Request to be Heard' form