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Department of State Growth

Planning Reform Taskforce

The Planning Reform Taskforce is responsible for providing advice and direction to the Minister for Planning on the Government's planning reform agenda.

  • Ms Emma Riley, Chair
  • Dr Katrena Stephenson – CEO of the Local Government Assoc. of Tasmania
  • Mr Michael Kerschbaum – Executive Director of the Master Builders' Assoc. of Tasmania
  • Mr Nick Steel – Policy & Rural Affairs Manager, Tasmanian Farmers and Graziers' Association
  • Mr Michael Bailey – CEO of the Tasmanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Mr Andrew Walker – Barrister, Tasmanian Bar Mr Frazer Read – Principal of All Urban Planning Pty Ltd and qualified town planner
  • Mr John Dent OAM – Director of PDA Surveyors with almost 30 years' experience in the planning approval process
  • Mr Rick Sassin – Executive Director - Tasmania, Housing Industry Association Ltd.

For more information contact:

Ms Emma Riley
Planning Reform Taskforce
GPO Box 536, Hobart, TAS, 7001, Australia
Ph 0409 787 715