Environmental Advisory Committee

The Environmental Advisory Committee provides strategic advice and guidance on, and assistance in the development of environmental strategies for City of Newcastle.

Objectives and Responsibilities

Provide strategic advice and guidance on, and assistance in the development of environmental strategies for City of Newcastle.  This will relate to climate change, biodiversity, air, coast, estuary, water and waste.

Committee Charter

 Environmental Advisory Committee Charter approved by Council on 26 June 2018.
 

Meetings

The next meeting of the Environmental Advisory Committee has been postponed pending a City of Newcastle review of this Committee and its role.
 

Membership

The Committee's membership comprises three Councillors, three expert advisor representatives from stakeholder organisations, three community representatives.
 

Current members

  • Cr Declan Clausen (Councillor representative)
  • Cr John MacKenzie (Councillor representative)
  • Cr Emma White (Councillor representative).