Independent review of SA’s planning system
In response to concerns raised by industry groups, councils and local communities, an independent panel of planning experts was commissioned by the Minister for Planning to conduct an independent review of the planning system implementation, including:
A report and a high-level summary of the key issues identified were presented to and approved by Council at its meeting held 8 November 2022. These key issues included greater protection for trees and heritage buildings, a return of appeal rights for adjacent neighbours, housing affordability and infill development.
Final Council submission to Expert Panel
City of Onkaparinga submission to the Expert Panel(PDF, 43KB)
City of Onkaparinga submission on Infrastructure Schemes(PDF, 100KB)
City of Onkaparinga response to discussion papers(PDF, 173KB)