Committees

Delegated committees

Planning and Consultation Committee

At its 23 February 2021 Council meeting, Council resolved to establish the Planning and Consultation Committee (Committee) a delegated committee effective 11 March 2021 and appointed all seven Councillors to the Committee.

The Committee considers matters under two areas being, Planning Matters and Consultation Matters. Each area has a Councillor elected to chair matters heard under those areas.

  • Councillor Peter Perkins was elected to act as chairperson for Planning Matters before the Planning and Consultation Committee for the 2022 Council year.
  • Councillor Geoff Paine was elected to act as chairperson for Consultation Matters before the Planning and Consultation Committee for the 2022 Council year.

Future Nillumbik Committee

The Future Nillumbik Committee was reconstituted as a Delegated Committee under section 63 of the Local Government Act 2020 on 25 August 2020.

Council resolved on 23 February to abolish the Future Nillumbik Committee effective 10 March 2021.

External committees

 External organisation  Councillor representative 
Banyule/Nillumbik Local Learning and Employment Network Inc. Board

Appointment of Cr Frances Eyre was resolved by Council on 24 August 2021.

A new Councillor Representative to this organisation is to be made in August 2023 in accordance with Board Guidelines 
Diamond Creek Traders' Association Cr Peter Perkins and Cr Natalie Duffy
Eltham Chamber of Commerce and Industry Cr Natalie Duffy, Cr Frances Eyre and Cr Geoff Paine
Hurstbridge Traders' Association Cr Karen Egan
Interface Councils Group Cr Frances Eyre (Mayor of the day)
(Proxy) Cr  Ben Ramcharan (Deputy Mayor)
Metropolitan Transport Forum Inc Cr Geoff Paine 
(Proxy) Cr Richard Stockman
Metropolitan Local Government Waste Forum Cr Geoff Paine
(Proxy) Cr Ben Ramcharan
Municipal Association of Victoria Cr Peter Perkins
(Proxy) Cr Frances Eyre
Nillumbik Reconciliation Group Cr Natalie Duffy
(Proxy) Cr Richard Stockman
Nillumbik Tourism and Business Cr Geoff Paine
Northern Alliance for Greenhouse Action

Cr Geoff Paine
(Proxy) Cr Ben Ramcharan

Northern Council Alliance Cr Frances Eyre (Mayor of the day)
(Proxy) Cr  Ben Ramcharan (Deputy Mayor) 
Victorian Local Governance Association Cr Frances Eyre
(Proxy) Cr Ben Ramcharan
Yarra Plenty Regional Library Board Cr Karen Egan
Cr Frances Eyre
(Proxy) Executive Manager Communities

Advisory committees 

Advisory committee Councillor representative 

Arts Advisory Committee

Cr Geoff Paine (Chair)
Cr Peter Perkins
Cr Natalie Duffy
Audit and Risk Committee Cr Frances Eyre (Mayor of the day)
Cr Ben Ramcharan (Deputy Mayor)
CEO Employment Matters Committee All Councillors
Economic Development Advisory Committee Cr Geoff Paine (Chair)
Environment and Sustainability Advisory Committee Cr Ben Ramcharan (Chair)
Cr Karen Egan
Health and Wellbeing Plan Advisory Committee Cr Richard Stockman (Chair)
Cr Natalie Duffy
Inclusion Advisory Committee Cr Peter Perkins (Chair)
Cr Ben Ramcharan
Living & Learning Advisory Committee Cr Richard Stockman (Chair)
Cr Geoff Paine
 Nillumbik Youth Council Cr Natalie Duffy 
Youth Council Mayor chairs the meetings 
Panton Hill Bushland Reserves System User Group Advisory Committee Cr Ben Ramcharan (Chair)
Positive Ageing Advisory Committee Cr Natalie Duffy (Chair)
Cr Frances Eyre
Recreation Trails Advisory Committee Cr Richard Stockman (Chair)
Cr Karen Egan