Planning and Services Pillar

The G21 Planning & Services Pillar works collaboratively to ensure sustainable development in the G21 region. They support activities that:

  • monitor land supply (industrial and residential)
  • assess projected climate change impacts and manage planning response
  • ensure strategic infrastructure provision for designated growth areas
  • contribute to state and regional planning policies and strategies
  • achieve integrated water cycle management.

Priority Projects

The G21 Board has endorsed two Planning & Services projects as ‘G21 Priority Projects’:

Pillar Projects

The G21 Planning & Services Pillar projects support the objectives of ‘The G21 Geelong Region Plan – A sustainable growth strategy’ and are owned and delivered by a variety of regional organisations. Current Projects are:

Latest Pillar Activity

An elected Liberal Nationals Government will invest $90.25 million in schools in the Geelong region as part of our plan to build a state of cities and ease the population squeeze.
A re-elected Labor Government invest $34.5 million to deliver a new secondary school in Armstrong Creek.
The City of Greater Geelong (CoGG) Council has given its support for a mixed use development at the former Geelong Saleyards in Geelong West which would include residential development.

For more information

Email G21info@G21.com.au
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Pillar Leadership

Cr David Bell (Leader)
Councillor
Surf Coast Shire
Tim Hellsten (Deputy Leader)
Manager, Planning Strategy & Urban Growth
City of Greater Geelong
Greg Anders
Director, Assets & Amenity
Golden Plains Shire
Cr Stephanie Asher
Councillor
City of Greater Geelong
Geoff Brooks
Program Manager Regional Planning & Approvals
Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning
Elaine Carbines
Chief Executive Officer
G21 - Geelong Region Alliance
Rebecca Casson
Chief Executive Officer
Committee for Geelong
Paul Davis
General Manager
Wadawurrung
Cr David Evans
Councillor
Golden Plains Shire
Mark Gregory
Planning Coordinator
Department of Environment, Land, Water & Planning
Karen Hose
Co-ordinator Strategic Land Use Planning
Surf Coast Shire
Phil Josipovic
General Manager, Planning and Infrastructure
Borough of Queenscliffe
Mark Koliba
Regional Director SW Region
VicRoads
Cr Jim Mason
Councillor
City of Greater Geelong
Cr Joe McCracken
Councillor
Colac Otway Shire
Peter Morgan
Manager Asset Planning
Barwon Water
Sam Pirrotta
SW Region Planning Manager
VicRoads
Cr Boyce Pizzey
Councillor
Borough of Queenscliffe
Ransce Salan
General Manager Environment and Development
Surf Coast Shire
Gareth Smith
General Manager, Development and Community Services
Colac Otway Shire
Sarah Storen
Senior Strategic Planner Planning Strategy
City Greater Geelong
Tim Waller
Manager of Planning
Golden Plains Shire