baysideThe Glen Eira Council approach –

Crs Okotel/Hyams

That a report be prepared detailing how the state government intends to review planning zones and how this might impact Glen Eira.

The MOTION was put and CARRIED unanimously.

The Bayside approach –

That Council:

  1. Notes the published advice of Mr Brian Tee, former Shadow Minister for Planning received 25 November 2014 on behalf of the Australian Labor Party, confirming it will review the new residential zones to stop inappropriate development;
  2. Writes to the Minister for Planning seeking a meeting to brief the Minister regarding its 18 November 2014 resolution, and obtain his support in approving an Amendment pursuant to Section 20(4) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987, that introduces the changes to the Bayside Planning Scheme not approved as part of Amendment C106;
  3. Write to the Hon Sue Pennicuik MLC, Member for the Southern Metropolitan Region seeking the support of the Australian Greens; and
  4. Receives a report in March 2015 providing an update on the meeting with the Minister, and to consider a standard planning scheme amendment (C140) and resourcing implications, as resolved by Council at its Ordinary Meeting of 25 November 2014.