Statutory Planning Officer

  • Contract: ASAP - 12 Months (Highly likely to extend)
  • Rate: $555 per day + Super
  • Location: Sydney CBD office with the option to WORK FROM HOME. 
  • Checks: 2x References, WWCC, Police Check


Primary purpose of the role
Provide advice and support on a range of statutory planning assessments and related matters to enable informed infrastructure planning decisions and to ensure compliance with relevant statutory obligations and legislative requirements.

This role is part of the Universal Pre-K project:

Key accountabilities:

  • Provide high quality advice and recommendations on the application of state and local government planning policies, regulations and legislation to support the effective implementation and delivery of infrastructure planning projects.
  • Prepare high-quality, evidence-based reports, submissions, briefing notes and effective conditions of consent to meet statutory and compliance obligations.
  • Liaise and engage with a range of internal and external stakeholders to facilitate positive stakeholder engagement and support informed statutory planning outcomes.
  • Develop, maintain and review statutory planning processes, procedures and related documentation to support alignment with best practice planning principles and standards.
  • Identify, analyse and evaluate current and emerging planning issues, and develop and recommend targeted solutions, to support ongoing continuous improvement and innovation across the planning portfolio.
  • Analyse and interpret changes and developments in statutory planning legislation and regulations and assess their implications for school infrastructure planning proposals.
  • Participate in statutory planning projects and initiatives that build and support cultural awareness, trust and mutual respect in line with relevant legislative requirements, standards and guidelines.

Essential requirements

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in urban/regional planning and/or equivalent experience of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act and other relevant legislation as it effects land use and property development including licences, subdivision, rezoning and construction. 

How to Apply:

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