Gippsland Region – 6 councils – 490 cases (2010/11) – 85% No objections
No Objs No Objs & comment No Objs &Conditions Objections
Policy Statement under development –Guide future involvement in planning system – reviews DPCD/MAV project - opportunity to: –collaborate with DPCD –trial a process How?
Range of DSE related s55 triggers Focus: –ESO1 – High Quality Agricultural Land –ESO2 – Water Catchment Areas –EMO - Erosion Mgt Overlay Baw Baw Planning Scheme
DSE and WG CMA are both s55 referral auths – Subdivisions creating lots < 40ha – Intensive animal husbandry Trial – simple analysis tool – process Outputs – Recs on future role of DSE (& CMA) and/or refinements to provisions – Actions to implement – Internal guideline ESO1 – High Quality Agricultural Land
With DPCD, identify how best to deliver recommendations: 1.Do nothing 2.Letter/Agreement/MoU with council 3.Seek to PS (66.04) 4.Seek when PS next reviewed 5.Combo 2 & 4 Complete analysis for ESO2 and EMO What next?
Complete Baw Baw PS pilot Write up process (Guideline and template) Roll-out across other DSE regions –Focus on different triggers or high volume PSs Use learnings and apply in similar circumstances Continue to work with DPCD to deliver change (i.e. more efficient; more effective) Next Steps for DSE?
Similar or different processes by other Ref Auths? Success? What difference has it made? How easy was it to achieve? How have you been able to focus on high value referrals? Questions?