May Stakeholder Workshops

Community and industry representatives attended stakeholder workshops on Thursday 16 May and Saturday 18 May to help co-design the engagement process.

Representatives included:

  • Tuggeranong Community Council Inc
  • Inner South Canberra Community Council
  • Weston Creek Community Council Inc
  • Woden Valley Community Council Inc
  • Gungahlin Community Council Inc
  • Friends of Hawker
  • Reid Residents Association
  • Public Transport Association of the ACT
  • ACTCOSS
  • Community Alliance for Participatory Democracy (CAPaD)
  • PWD ACT
  • ACT Multicultural Advisory Council
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body
  • ACT Young Planners
  • Planning Institute of Australia (PIA)
  • Australian Institute of Architects (ACT)
  • Australian Institute of Landscape Architects (AILA)
  • Property Council of Australia - ACT Division
  • Master Builders Association of the ACT
  • Building Designers Association of Australia

Participants provided feedback on the draft scope for the planning framework review and worked to identify key points for continued community and industry engagement.

Key takeaways from the workshops included:

  • Prioritising key values including climate resilience, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural perspectives, natural landscapes and heritage throughout Canberra
  • Embedding accessibility and inclusivity throughout the review process
  • Building transparency, clarity and confidence into the planning framework
  • Asking questions that identify who cares about the framework review, and engaging those audiences

Click here to view the full report of the workshop outcomes.