The Minister for Planning will appoint an Inquiry and Advisory Committee (IAC) to consider the Environment Effects Statement, draft planning scheme amendments (PSA) affecting the Kingston Planning Scheme and public submissions associated with the Edithvale Bonbeach Level Crossing Removal Project in accordance with the approved Terms of Reference.

Terms of reference

Committee members

The Panel committee members are:

  • Trevor McCullough (Chair)
  • Craig Barker
  • Sandra Brizga


Exhibition period and submissions

Submissions were invited between 19 March and 2 May 2018.

View submissions received

Directions hearing

A directions hearing was held:

Date: Wednesday 9 May 2018
Time: 10.00 am
Location: Patterson River Golf Club, The Fairway, Bonbeach

Public hearings

Public hearings will commence 4 June 2018 at Patterson River Golf Club, The Fairway, Bonbeach.

View the hearing timetable

View the expert witness statements

Listen to the audio recordings of the public hearings


After hearings have concluded, the IAC will submit its report in accordance with the Terms of Reference.

More information

If you have any questions or need further information, get in touch via the contact details below.

  • For information about the Inquiry and Advisory Committee process and submissions, please contact:
    Planning Panels Victoria
    ☎ Phone: (03) 8392 5121
    ✉ Email:

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