Planning and Urban Renewal


Standing Committee on Planning and Urban Renewal

Members: Ms Caroline Le Couteur MLA (Chair), Mr Mark Parton MLA (Deputy Chair), Mr Michael Pettersson MLA

Committee Secretary: Ms Annemieke Jongsma

Phone: (02) 620 51253

Email: LACommitteePUR@parliament.act.gov.au

InquiryStartedStatus
01. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2015-2016 16 February 2017
(Referred)
8 June 2017 (Completed)
Inquiry into Housing - Discontinued 15 March 2017
(Self-referred)
November 2017 (Discontinued)
02. Inquiry into Billboards 15 March 2017
(Self-referred)
24 October 2017
(Completed)
03. Draft Variation to the Territory Plan No 344: Woden Town Centre - Zone changes and amendments to the Phillip precinct map and code 27 July 2017
(Referred)
11 December 2017
(Completed)
04. Draft Variation to the Territory Plan No 329: Weston Group Centre and Surrounding Community and Leisure and Accommodation Lands: Zone changes and amendments to the Weston Precinct map and code

28 August 2017 (Referred)

20 February 2018 (Completed)

05. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2016-2017 26 October 2017 (Referred) 20 March 2018
(Completed)
06. Draft Variation to the Territory Plan No 345: Mawson Group Centre: Zone changes and amendments to the Mawson Precinct map and code 15 May 2018
(Referred)
25 October 2018
(Completed)
07. Draft Variation to the Territory Plan No 350: Changes to the definition of ‘single dwelling block’ 11 September 2018 (Referred) 21 February 2019 (Completed)
08. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Reports 2017-2018 25 October 2018 (Referred) 19 March 2019
(Completed)
Inquiry into the ACT Planning Strategy 2018 7 February 2019 (Self-referred) 14 May 2019 (Completed)
09. Draft Variation to the Territory Plan No 360 - Molonglo River Reserve: changes to public land reserve overlay boundaries and minor zone adjustment 22 March 2019 (Referred) 19 September 2019 (Completed)

10. Draft Variation to the Territory Plan No 355 - Calwell Group Centre: Zone Changes and Amendments to the Calwell Precinct Map and Code

2 April 2019 (Referred) 19 September 2019 (Completed)
11. Inquiry into Annual and Financial Report 2018-201924 October 2019 (Referred)27 March 2020 (Completed)
12. Inquiry into Engagement with Development Application Processes in the ACT 22 March 2018 (Self-referred) 7 May 2020 (Completed)
13. Draft Variation No. 363 – Curtin Group Centre and Adjacent Residential Areas: Zone Changes and Amendments to the Curtin Precinct Map and Code18 March 2020 (Referred)30 July 2020 (Completed)
14. Inquiry into Planning for the Surgical Procedures, Interventional Radiology and Emergency Centre (SPIRE) and the Canberra Hospital campus and immediate surrounds11 December 2019 (Self-referred)20 August 2020 (Completed)

At its meeting of 13 December 2016 the Legislative Assembly resolved to create:

A Standing Committee on Planning and Urban Renewal to examine matters relating to planning, land management, the planning process, amendments to the Territory Plan, consultation requirements, design and sustainability outcomes including energy performance and policy matters to support a range of housing options.

Note:  Please be advised that the committee cannot inquire into, make comment on or otherwise be involved in matters that relate to individual Development Applications.

Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the ACT, the Ngunnawal people. We acknowledge and respect their continuing culture and the contribution they make to the life of this city and this region.