Planning: Questions On Notice – Brunswick Terminal Station

4 August 2015
Legislative Council
Questions on notice

MR DAVIS — To ask the Special Minister of State (for the Minister for Planning): In relation to the review of the Brunswick Terminal Station:

(1) When is the estimated date of completion.

(2) What is the cost to undertake the review.

(3) Who is undertaking the review.

(4) Will the report from the review be made public.

ANSWER:

The main hearings for the Brunswick Terminal Station Advisory Committee were held on 16 and 17 June 2015 with an additional final day to be held on 16 July 2015.

The fee for the Advisory Committee is set at the current rate for a Panel appointed under Part 8 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 (the Act).

Planning Panels Victoria nominated experienced Panel Members to the Minister for Planning for appointment to the Advisory Committee pursuant to section 151 of the Act. The members appointed were Senior Panel Member Nick Wimbush (Chair) and Sessional Member Robin Crocker.

The release of the Advisory Committee’s report is at the Minister’s discretion.

Information regarding the Brunswick Terminal Station Advisory Committee is publically available on the Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning website.