Great to have people in a room, rather than on zoom. My first face to face session since mid-March. The sessions were with council's Internal Referral Staff, numbers 2 and 3 in a program that started in March.
The Program, as a key element of Council's Development Assessment (DA) Strategy, acknowledged the significance of expert input in the DA process, put this stage in the context of the overall process and explained the breadth of the DA planner's role. Some of the key issues discussed were consideration of up-front submission requirements, coordination of conditions of development consent and the facilitation of solutions..