Council Planning Network

The purpose of the Council Planning Network is to provide support to the local government sector and stakeholders involved in planning for the future. The network aims to promote best practices and continuous improvement of local government integrated organisational process and performance, and to provide advocacy and support to the sector.

The LG Professionals WA Council Planning Network Committee

Susan Potter
City of Wanneroo

Deputy Chairperson
Stacey Hutt
The Collab Effect

Stacey Harvey
Shire of Augusta Margaret River

Committee Members
Alison Dalziel
Localise Pty Ltd

Brad Vitale
Shire of Harvey

Darren Beltman
City of Swan

Jessica Spark
Moore Australia WA

Josie Andrews
City of Armadale

Kourtney Williams
Shire of Harvey

Tom Gorman
Shire of East Pilbara

Vin Fordham Lamont
Shire of West Arthur

Board Representative:
Martin Cuthbert
Shire of Jerramungup
IPR resources available via Dropbox

The IPR resources Dropbox provides local government officer with access to shared resources and templates such as Strategic Community Plans, Corporate Business Plans, Asset Management Plans, Financial Plans and Workforce Plans. It is an incredibly rich repository of information and tools that will greatly assist officers to develop and monitor IPR related documents.

Access the Dropbox here.

Local Government Reform

Integrated Planning and Reporting

Principles to inform development of local government reform regulations. The Council Planning Network have developed a useful PDF available by clicking the button below.

Strategic Plan

The goals of the Council Planning Network include:
  • Foster a supportive learning environment
  • Develop meaningful language
  • Advocate for performance and improvement
Click below to view the Council Planning Network Strategic Plan and learn about the actions the network will undertake in achieving these goals.

CPN Strategic Plan 2022-2026