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Commission Meetings
The Commission generally meets in Adelaide on the first and third Thursday of every month, although can meet more often if required. An indicative schedule of Commission meetings is in the calendar. The Commission’s meeting agenda is made available on thi...

Procedures | (SCAP)
SCAP meetings - Agendas and Minutes - Timeframes – Setting of SCAP Agenda - Hearings and representations - Meeting Protocols - Code of Conduct

Members | (SCAP)
The State Planning Commission has appointed five new members to the State Commission Assessment Panel from 1 June 2020.

Panel Members | (BTP)
The Building Technical Panel has a core membership of four persons (including Chair and Deputy Chair) comprising qualified individuals with proven abilities and experience in performance based design, building and construction, building engineering servic...

Contact us | (SCAP)
Phone: 1800 752 664 Email: Visit: Level 5, 50 Flinders Street, Adelaide SA 5000 Post: GPO Box 1815, Adelaide SA 5001

Commission Members
The Commission comprises four members with widespread expertise in planning, urban design, construction, economics and public policy and an ex officio representative from the Attorney-General’s Department.

About the Commission
The State Planning Commission has been established as the state’s independent, principal planning body that provides advice and makes recommendations on the administration of the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016.

Building Technical Panel (BTP) | (BTP)
On 19 December 2019 the State Planning Commission (the Commission) approved a new terms of reference to reform the Building Committee (BC) to the Building Technical Panel (BTP).

Supporting evidence required in the case of seeking an opinion | (BTP)

Committees and Hearing Panels
Any functions previously performed by the DPAC are now the responsibility of the Commission, through appointing a Hearing Panel as necessary to deal with the matter.

Supporting evidence required in the case for proposed building work | (BTP)

Code of Conduct | (SCAP)
The State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) Members are bound by the Minister’s Code of Conduct. SCAP Members are also required to disclose their financial and other interests as required by the Development Act, and this information is available for i...

Information for applicants | (BTP)
The Building Technical Panel (BTP) considers technical matters referred to it relating to compliance with the performance provisions of the Building Code of Australia in the National Construction Code series and other specific building rules compliance is...

SCAP Meetings | (SCAP)
Meeting dates - Meeting papers - Attendance at SCAP hearings - Previous meetings - Current agendas and minutes - Current agendas items

Further information | (BTP)

Contact us | (BTP)
For enquiries in relation to Building Technical Panel meetings, applications, determinations and procedures: Phone: 1800 752 664 Email:

Agendas and Minutes | (BTP)
The Building Technical Panel meets at times agreed by the Chair of the Commission and the Chair of the Panel. It can also meet on an 'as needs' basis when required to exercise its statutory functions, including when there is an application for an opinion...

State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) | (SCAP)
The State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) is appointed by the State Planning Commission to undertake assessment functions on their behalf. The SCAP consists of six members with planning and development expertise who are appointed by the State Planni...

State Planning Commission (SPC)
The State Planning Commission heralds an exciting new era in the way South Australia will undertake land-use planning in the future. The Commission’s role is promote the principles outlined in the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016 to en...

Contact us
Phone: 1800 752 664 Email: Post: GPO Box 1815, Adelaide SA 5001

About SCAP | (SCAP)
The State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) is established under South Australia'sPlanning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016. The SCAP has assumed the functions, powers and duties of the Development Assessment Commission, as delegated by the St...

Application forms | (BTP)

Role of the Panel | (BTP)
The BTP will undertake delegated building-related statutory functions of the Commission under the Planning, Development Infrastructure Act 2016 (PDI Act) and the Development Act 1993, and administer, as appropriate, any delegated functions of the State Pl...