Expressions of Interest Sought

Hunters Hill Local Planning Panel

Hunter’s Hill Council is seeking community representatives and expert members to become members of its Local Planning Panel (LLP) that comprises three independent state approved experts and one representative from the Hunters Hill community. The panel determines diverse and interesting applications for development in the Hunters Hill Local Government Area. Appointments will be made for a period up until 29 February 2024. Closing date for applications is Wednesday, 9 March 2022.

Community Representatives

Expressions of Interest are sought from a mix of people who live locally to join a pool of community representatives. The successful community representatives will be placed on a roster. Councillors, property developers and real estate agents are ineligible to be panel members.

This is a part-time, paid role and remunerated in accordance with rates set by the NSW Government. You will be required to address the below selection criteria in your application.

Selection Criteria – Community Representative

Local community representatives may be selected on the basis that they:

  • are current residents within the Hunters Hill Local Government Area.
  • have an understanding of the Hunters Hill Local Government Area and issues of concern to the local community.
  • have the capacity to form independent views and to contribute constructively to the determination of applications.
  • are able to demonstrate a basic level of understanding of the planning system, i.e. knowledge of the Council’s Local Environmental Plan, Development Control Plan, Local Strategic Planning Statement or Community Strategic Plan.
  • are committed to:
  • following the Code of Conduct for Local Planning Panel Members and the Local Planning Panels Operational Procedures;
  • attending the Local Planning Panel meetings and contributing constructively to the determination of applications.

Expert Members

Interested state approved expert members should submit their CVs.

Council will receive applications in writing addressed to the General Manager by mail to Hunter’s Hill Council, PO Box 21 Hunters Hill NSW 2110, or email to, received up to close of business Wednesday, 9 March 2022.

Should you have any enquiries with respect to this matter, please contact Sarah Jenkins, LPP Administrative Support on 9879 9400 or attention email enquiries to with reference to EOI – Community Representative Local Planning Panel or Expert Member Local Planning Panel.

For further information on the Hunters Hill LPP please visit the Local Planning Panel page.


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Hunter’s Hill Council

22 Alexandra Street, Hunters Hill NSW 2110
PO Box 21, Hunters Hill NSW 2110
Tel: (02) 9879 9400
ABN: 75 570 316 011