Sustainability and Environment Advisory Committee (SEAC)

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Sustainability and Environment Advisory Committee

The Greater Bendigo Sustainability and Environment Advisory Committee provides strategic advice to Council about environmental sustainability matters by:

  • Providing advice to Council on the development and implementation of relevant Council policies, strategies and action plans;
  • Providing advice to Council on relevant current and emerging issues and providing guidance on research and investigation needs;
  • Participating in relevant community forums and events for the purpose of informing and seeking feedback from the community on issues relevant to environmental sustainability;
  • Promoting community participation in environmental issues through awareness raising, education, engagement and mentoring.

The Committee is made up of:

  • Three Councillors (the Chairperson)
  • Department of Environment, Land Water and Planning representative
  • North Central Catchment Management Authority representative
  • Registered Aboriginal Party/ies representatives
  • City of Greater Bendigo, Strategy and Growth Director or Manager
  • relevant City of Greater Bendigo environment / sustainability officers; and
  • community representatives (up to 9), who have expertise, skills, qualifications, experience and passion for environmental sustainability.

The Committee meets 6 times a year and the membership is for 4 years.

Download the Draft SEAC Terms of Reference.

Contact us

For more information about the Sustainability and Environment Advisory Committee please contact us on 5434 6000.

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