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Advisory Committees

The following Advisory Committees and representations are in place.

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Arts and Culture Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to make recommendations for Arts and Culture programs.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zhang, Cr Cade, Cr Pilling and Cr Parasol

Download the Arts and Culture Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 258 Kb)


CEO Employment Matters Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to make recommendations on contracts, appointments, remuneration, conditions or extensions of appointments relating to the CEO or acting CEO. The committee also conducts performance reviews of the CEO.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Magee, Cr Esakoff and Cr Athanasopoulos

Download the CEO Employment Matters Committee terms of reference (PDF 457 Kb)


Citizen of the Year Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to make recommendations for recipients of Citizen of the Year, Young Citizen of the Year and Community Group of the Year.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Magee, Cr Esakoff and Cr Zmood
  • Community members — one previous recipient of a Glen Eira Citizen of the Year award and one previous recipient of a Glen Eira Young Citizen of the Year award.

Download the Citizen of the Year Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 289 Kb)


Community Engagement Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to make recommendations about how we consult with residents, ratepayers and other stakeholders, ensuring maximum participation, communication and value to the community.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zmood, Cr Cade and Cr Athanasopoulos
  • Community members — Council may appoint up to four community representatives following advertising and assessment against agreed criteria. Any such appointment is for two years.

Download the Community Engagement Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 279 Kb)


Community Grants Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to support and help not-for-profit community-based groups to meet community priorities and to strengthen our community. To also make recommendations about the suitability and distribution of community grant funding, with respect to applications and agreements.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Cade, Cr Parasol and Cr Esakoff

Download the Community Grants Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 274 Kb)


Elsternwick Cultural Precinct Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to ensure an integrated and collaborative approach to the design of the Elsternwick Cultural Precinct, Selwyn Street and the Memorial Structure for Holocaust Survivors.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zyngier, Cr Athanasopoulos, Cr Cade and Cr Parasol
  • Key stakeholders as invited and identified in the Terms of Reference.

Download the Elsternwick Cultural Precinct Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 622 Kb)


Local Laws Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to provide a forum for investigation and recommendations concerning current and potential Local Laws and associated issues.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Cade, Cr Esakoff and Cr Pilling

Download the Local Laws Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 328 Kb)


Open Space, Sport and Recreation Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to provide advice to assist Council in the strategic planning for open space, sport and recreation activities. This includes a review and consideration of current and future needs for recreation and sport facilities, open space and unstructured recreation. The committee will respond to strategic opportunities and review relevant policies and strategies.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zhang, Cr Parasol and Cr Athanasopoulos

Download the Open Space, Sport and Recreation Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 275 Kb)


Strategic Transport Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to provide advice and make recommendations about strategic transport planning. This includes the development of an Integrated Transport Strategy, knowledge of emerging transport initiatives, ideas for urban design initiatives, advice on significant State Government projects, and advice on our advocacy and recommendations on policy issues where appropriate.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zmood, Cr Zyngier, Cr Magee and Cr Athanasopoulos
  • Community members — Declan Martin, Mark Wallace, Monica Quing, Noam Shifrin, Pete Canny

Download the Strategic Transport Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 279 Kb)


Sustainability Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to make recommendations about environmental sustainability. This includes sustainability advocacy on behalf of the community, responding to strategic Council and/or sector issues and opportunities and policy development.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zmood, Cr Paraso, Cr Zhang and Cr Zyngier
  • Community members — Lindsay Donde, Judy Glick, Diana Prapas, Sophie Vidinovski (2 year term from the date of appointment).

Download the Sustainability Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 276 Kb)


Youth Advisory Committee

The role of the committee is to provide feedback and advice to Council on matters impacting young people in the development of initiatives, strategies and plans.

Membership

  • Councillors — Cr Zyngier, Cr Zhang and Cr Athanasopoulos

Download the Youth Advisory Committee terms of reference (PDF 274 Kb)