Standing Advisory Committee Members

  • Lester Townsend (Chair)
  • Brett Davis (Deputy Chair)
  • Cathie McRobert  (Deputy Chair)
  • Gordon Anderson
  • Alan Chuck
  • John Collins
  • Mandy Elliott
  • Jenny Fraser
  • John Ostroff
  • Cazz Redding
  • Lynn Sweeney

View our committee member biographies (DOC, 47.5 KB).

Terms of Reference

Government Land Standing Advisory Committee Terms of Reference (PDF, 1499.37 KB).

Process

A directions meeting was held between the Standing Advisory Committee and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning on 6 April 2016.

A number of general directions were made while some related specifically to Tranche 2. These are outlined in the document below:

The Advisory Committee will hold a briefing session during the exhibition period for each site. The following is the standard agenda for these briefings.

Guidelines and answers to Frequently Asked Questions are available for more information about public hearings.

Progress

  1. 35 Johnson Street, Collingwood
StageStatus
Exhibition 

13 February – 24 March 2017

Information on what is being proposed can be found on the Fast Track Government Land Service webpage.

The online submission is now open until 24 March 2017.

Make your submission

Public Hearing

Public Hearings will commence in the week beginning 10 April 2017.

Report

In accordance with the Terms of Reference, the advisory committee is due to submit its report to the Minister within 20 business days from the last day of its hearings.

  1. 200 Shaws Road, Ballan
  2. Blue Rock Road, Willow Grove
  3. 119 & 123 Curlewis Street, Swan Hill
StageStatus
Exhibition 

6 February – 17 March 2017

Information on what is being proposed can be found on the Fast Track Government Land Service webpage.

The online submission is now open until 17 March 2017.

Make your submission

Public Hearing

Public Hearings will commence in the week beginning 3 April 2017.

Report

In accordance with the Terms of Reference, the Advisory Committee is due to submit its report to the Minister within 20 business days from the last day of its hearings.

  1. 145 Studley Road, Heidelberg (Austin Hospital)
  2. Part 48 Rona Street, Reservoir
  3. 1 Hopetoun Avenue, Brunswick West
  4. 181 Jetty Road, Rosebud
  5. 95 Williamson Road, South Morang
StageStatus
Exhibition 

31 October 2016 – 9 December 2016

Information on what is being proposed can be found on the Fast Track Government Land Service webpage.

The online submission form will open on Monday 31 October and close on Friday 9 December 2016.

Public Briefing sessions for each site will be held in the week commencing 14 November 2016.

Public Hearing

Public Hearings will commence in the week beginning 6 February 2017.

ReportIn accordance with the Terms of Reference, the Advisory Committee is due to submit its report to the Minister within 20 business days from the last day of its hearings.
  1. 510 Swan Street, Richmond
StageStatus
Exhibition 

22 August 2016 - 30 September 2016

Information on what is being proposed can be found on the 510 Swan Street, Richmond webpage.

The online submission form will open on Monday 22 August and close on Friday 30 September 2016.

A Public Briefing session will be held in the week commencing 5 September 2016.

The Committee issued Directions in relation to Tranche 3 on 7 September 2016. Click here to view.

Public Hearing

Public Hearings commence on Monday, 24 October 2016. 

GLSAC Tranche 3 - Timetable (Version 1, 11 October 2016)

ReportIn accordance with the Terms of Reference, the Advisory Committee is due to submit its report to the Minister within 20 business days from the last day of its hearings.
  1. 430 Blackshaws Road, Altona North  (former Altona Gate Primary School)
  2. 103A Grieve Parade, Altona (former Altona West Primary School)
  3. 31 Radford Road, Reservoir
  4. 74-76 Glasgow Avenue, Reservoir (former Ruthven Primary School)
  5. 95 Station Road and 814 Ballarat Road, Deer Park (former Deer Park Primary School)
  6. 27 Driscoll Road, Kealba (former Kealba Secondary College)
  7. 32A Green Gully Road, Keilor (former Calder Rise Primary School)
  8. Eliza Street, Keilor Park (former Keilor Park Primary School)
  9. 18-24 Robertsons Road, 16-28 McCubbin Drive, Taylors Lakes (undeveloped school site)

Stage

Status

Exhibition

18 April 2016 - 27 May 2016


Public Briefing sessions were held in the week commencing 2 May 2016.

Public Hearing

Public Hearings will be held in the week beginning 13 June 2016.

Report

In accordance with the Terms of Reference, the Advisory Committee submitted its report to the Minister within 20 business days from the last day of its hearings.

  1. 8-20 & part of 22-28 Phillip Street, Dallas
  2. 1080 Frankston-Flinders Road, Somerville
  3. Corner Wills and Brudenell Street, St Arnaud (Crown Allotment 13 A Section 13)
StageStatus
Exhibition 

15 February 2016 - 25 March 2016.

The period for making a submission closed on 25 March 2016.

Public Briefing sessions were held between 29 February - 3 March 2016.

Public Hearing

Public Hearings were held on 11, 13 and 19 April 2016.

Report In accordance with the Terms of Reference, the Advisory Committee submitted its report to the Minister within 20 business days from the last day of its hearings. The report was submitted to the Minister.

More information

If you have any queries on the Advisory Committee process, please contact Elissa Bell from Planning Panels Victoria on 03 9223 5317 or planning.panels@delwp.vic.gov.au.

For further information on the Fast Track process, please refer to the Fast Track Government Land Service site.