Council has created an independent assessment panel to determine complex Development Applications. 

The membership of Northern Beaches Independent Assessment Panel (‘NBIAP’)  consists of four members:

  • Chairperson – legal practitioner with expertise in planning and development 
  • Two professional experts in town planning, architecture, urban design or an environmental discipline  
  • Community Representative

View the Northern Beaches Independent Assessment Panel Charter and referral criteria.

Agendas and Minutes