Councillor Don Palmer Providing Local Leadership & Working for You

Planning & Design Code rethink

The recent ministerial shakeup within the State Government has caused a Planning & Design Code rethink. Not just the timing of implementation of the Code, but a rethink of the structure and polices within the Code. After the multiple ministerial resignations,...

Is the new Planning & Design Code simpler?

Is the new Planning & Design Code a simpler, easier to use code or a document of complexity that will require a pilot’s licence to navigate.   The core of the Planning & Design Code is the data base that will sit behind it. This data base will allow...

Call me Naive with the new Planning & Design Code

Call me Naive but I do believe we need to get on board and work with the Government on the new Planning & Design Code. Naïve maybe. Focused on outcomes definitely. Minister Knoll continues to give assurances, that they will listen to us during the current 5 month...