11 February 2020
The State Planning Commission invites expressions of interest from suitably qualified individuals to be appointed to SCAP. Expressions of interest for all positions (including the Presiding Member and Deputy Member) comprising a covering letter of no more than two pages and a curriculum vitae of no more than four pages are invited, and must address the following:
Expressions of interest must be received by 5.00 pm (CDST) on 13 March 2020 via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For all inquiries please contact Amanda Harfield, A/Manager Governance and Customer Services: email@example.com.
The State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) is established under South Australia's Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016 as a Committee of the State Planning Commission. The SCAP’s powers, functions and duties include the following:
The SCAP will be delivering these functions during and beyond the transition phase to the new planning system under the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016. The SCAP consists of six members, who are appointed by the State Planning Commission of South Australia. SCAP membership comprises a Presiding Member, a Deputy Presiding Member, four ordinary members and Commission members if determined by the Commission.
The Commission will seek to ensure that the members of SCAP collectively have qualifications, knowledge, expertise and experience in the following areas:
Members are appointed for a maximum of three years and are eligible for reappointment. SCAP members are required by the Commission to be Accredited Professionals (Accredited Professional – Planning Level 2).