Independent Member of the City of Mitcham Council Assessment Panel

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Call for Expressions of Interest – Independent Member of the City of Mitcham Council Assessment Panel

The City of Mitcham, in seeking to achieve its vision “Building for Posterity”, seeks people passionate about what they do and who thrive on making a difference to the lives of our community. The City of Mitcham has one vacancy on the Council Assessment Panel  CAP) and is seeking expressions of interest from members of the public seeking to become an Independent Member of the CAP. The City of Mitcham CAP has been operating successfully, acting as the relevant authority, making decisions on planning applications delegated to it by the Council. The CAP also advises the Council on development assessment trends and issues.

The Independent Member will be appointed to the CAP for a two year period.

The CAP meets on the first Thursday of each month at 6.30pm. As required by the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016 (PDI Act) the Panel consists of five (5) members, with four (4) independent of Council.

Persons interested in applying should have a keen interest in town planning, must have excellent working knowledge of the Development Act and Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act, and appropriate and relevant qualifications and experience. As a guide, it is anticipated that the Independent Member may come from the fields of planning, architecture, landscape architecture, civil engineering, planning law, building, environmental planning, or similar and be eligible to be a Level 2 Accredited Professional under the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act. 

While not mandatory, preference will be given to people who live in or have a sound knowledge of the issues relating to the Council area. The Independent Member position will be remunerated. 

Expressions of Interest detailing experience, qualifications, skills, knowledge should be forwarded to Marc Duncan, Manager – Development Services, City of Mitcham, PO Box 21 Mitcham Shopping Centre, Torrens Park SA 5062, or to

For further information, please contact Marc Duncan on 8372 8152.

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