Our role

The Minister for Planning has appointed a Standing Advisory Committee to provide advice on the suitability of planning proposals to facilitate the renewal and redevelopment of existing public housing estates to increase the supply of social housing.

Terms of reference

Read the Social Housing Renewal Standing Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF, 1.6 MB).

Committee members

  • Kathy Mitchell (Chair)
  • Sarah Carlisle (Deputy Chair)
  • Debra Butcher
  • Rodger Eade
  • Peter Edwards
  • Mandy Elliott
  • Ann Keddie
  • Peter McEwan.

Read the Standing Advisory Committee member biographies (PDF, 105.4 KB).


Gronn Place, Brunswick West

Debneys Precinct; Flemington Estate, Flemington

BellBardia and Tarakan Estates, Heidelberg West

Walker Street, Northcote

Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne

New Street, Brighton

Submissions are invited between 11 September and 16 October 2017.

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Guidelines and more information about public hearings

More information

Find out more about planning for social housing renewal.

Page last updated: 15/01/18