Committees / Make Planning Work Committee

The Planning Committee is focussed on improving the NSW planning system so that the community, government, and industry can live in a connected, accessible, and affordable future city. The Committee is currently focussed on incremental measures to improve the statutory planning system, together with the major reform being driven by the Productivity Commissioner.

Penny Murray, Addisons (Chair)
Adam Carmody, BHL Group
Yvette Carr, Ethos Urban
Leo Carne, Frasers Property Australia
Helen Deegan, Gyde Consulting
Sam Stone, HillPDA
Peter Holt, HWL Ebsworth
Sarah Blackwell, Landcom
Trent Kelly, Lewis Land Group
Ben Hendriks, Mecone
Elyse Debrincat, Mirvac
Elaine Zhuang, NBN CO
Ben Gannon, NSW Land Registry Services
Ilana Waldman, PremierNational
John Chagaris, Roxy Pacific Holdings
Julian Sammut, Sammut Group
Alyce Kliese, Shaw Reynolds Lawyers
Adam Susko, SMEC
Jennie Buchanan, Stockland
Andrew Wilson, The APP Group
James McBride, The Orion Group
James Mah-Chut, Touchstone Partners
Chris Ferreira, Urban Property Group
Adrian Villella, Urbis
Nathan Croft, Walker Corporation

Key Policy Issues

Key Agenda Items

  1. Improving the strategic and statutory planning system.
  2. Advocate for the continuation of strategic merit-based zonings.
  3. Review updated Local Environmental Plans.