Types of panels
Different types of panels and committees may be appointed to consider and advise on planning proposals and policies.
Committees and inquiries
Understanding the role of advisory committees and environment effects inquiries.
Planning panel proceedings are not usually recorded, to encourage public participation.
Understand the responsibilities of an expert witness when participating in a planning panel hearing.
Hearing requirements for in-person, online or hybrid hearings
Practice note for planning authorities, project proponents and other organisations about committee or inquiry hearing requirements for in-person, online and hybrid hearings.
For planning authorities
Pre-setting hearing dates
What planning authorities need to consider when setting planning panel hearing dates.