Strategic planning involves the process of assessment and identification of future land uses. In accommodating and planning for future development we consider the forecast growth demand for housing, jobs and the location and demand of services to meet that growth. It is a process of balancing the competing needs for expansion of urban land and services with protection of sensitive environments, ensuring recreational and community needs. Stakeholder engagement and community consultation are important parts of this process, along with the collaboration and partnership with Council, government agencies land owners and clients.
Strategic Planning services include: