The aim of ESAC is to enable community members with expertise and experience relating to environment and sustainability to provide advice to Council concerning strategic or policy issues.
Committee meetings are held bimonthly - on the third Wednesday of every second month - from 7pm to 9pm at a Council venue, or virtually if required.
Additional sub-committee meetings may be held on an as-needs basis.
The current Committee was appointed for a three-year term which commenced in October 2019.
This Committee is chaired by a Councillor representative who is appointed annually at Councils Extraordinary Meeting held in November.
The Committee comprises the following representatives endorsed by Council:
The Agenda for the next Committee meeting is uploaded one week prior to the meeting date.
Minutes from each Committee meeting are confirmed at the next meeting of the Committee.
The current Terms of Reference were adopted by Council on 22 February 2022.
Download a copy of the Environment and Sustainability Advisory Committee Terms of Reference(DOCX, 968KB)
The Committee is supported by Council’s Environment and Biodiversity team.
For further information please email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 03 9433 3111.