Our role

A Standing Advisory Committee has been appointed to provide advice and recommendations on the integrated development opportunities created by Victorian transport projects.

Standing Advisory Committee Members

  • Kathy Mitchell (Chair)
  • Rodger Eade (Deputy Chair)
  • Jenny Donovan
  • Kate Partenio
  • Geoff Underwood

Read our committee member biographies (DOC, 44.0 KB)

Terms of Reference

The Terms of Reference can be found here Terms of Reference v3 (PDF, 1.6 MB)


Proposed development opportunity at Ormond Station

As part of the Victorian Government's commitment to remove 50 of the worst level crossings in Victoria, the congested and dangerous level crossing at North Road, Ormond has recently been removed.

The removal of the crossing and the construction of the new Ormond Station provides an opportunity for a mixed use development at a transport hub.

Draft planning controls to facilitate a mixed use development have been prepared.

Submissions closed on Friday 9 December, 2016. Information about the hearing process is provided below.

Draft planning controls and supporting information



Period for submissions

Closed at 5pm, Friday 9 December 2016

Directions Hearing

Held on Tuesday 20 December 2016 at Planning Panels Victoria

Following the Hearing the Committee made the following directions:

Information circulated by DealCorp in response to Direction 11 and 12:

Public Hearing

The Public Hearing was held over 9 days between 13 and 23 February 2017.

Report to the Minister

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.

More information

An information sheet (PDF, 238.4 KB) with a series of frequently asked questions has been prepared for the proposed development opportunity at Ormond Station.