Planning: Questions On Notice – John Fawkner Hospital

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 to consider an application to expand the John Fawkner Private Hospital:

(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 hearings of the John Fawkner Hospital Advisory Committee are scheduled to finish by 10 July 2015.

The fee for the 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 Committee pursuant to section 151 of the Act. The members appointed were Senior Panel Member Jenny Moles (Chair) and Sessional Member Bob Evans.

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

Information regarding the John Fawkner Hospital Advisory Committee is publically available on the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website.