National Summit on Improving the Administration
To consider possible ways to improve the administration of land and property rights, and restrictions (and if considered necessary, establish a framework for improvement).
Mr Steve Jacoby
|08:45– 09:10||[session 1]
Summit Opening and Setting the Scene
Mr Terry Hogan, Director General, Queensland Department of Natural Resources & Mines.
|09:10 – 10:00||
Session Chair: Mr Warwick Watkins, Chair ANZLIC.
[•] Report on some consultancies undertaken for Queensland Government and ANZLIC. Emeritus Professor Ken Lyons.
[•] Register of Interests in Land. Mr Barry Cribb , A/Manager Registration Services Branch, WA Department of Land Information.
[•] Mr Peter Verwer, Property Council of Australia.
Open Forum Discussion (09:40 – 10:00)
|10:00 – 10:40||
Session Chair: Mr Kevin Davies.
[•] An overview of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999. Mr Paul Garrett, Director Client Services, Department of Environment and Heritage.
[•] Improving the Administration of Land and Property Rights and Restrictions. Mr Peter Tooley, General Manager Land Information, Bureau of Land Information and Titles, Qld Department of Natural Resources and Mines.
[•] Draft SEQ Regional Plan. Mr Lindsay Enright, Director Strategic Planning and Open Space, Office of Urban Management, Qld Department of Local Government, Planning, Sport and Recreation.
|10:40 – 11:00||Morning Tea|
|11:00 – 11:20||
[session 3 continued]
Open Forum Discussion
|11:20 – 12:45||
Session Chair: Mr Jack de Lange, Chief Operating Officer & Queensland Region, ASIBA.
[•] Property Insurance Perspective. Mr Phillip Oldcorn, Director, First Title (Title Insurance Company).
[•] Agricultural Production Perspective. Mr Andrew Freeman, Policy Manager, Ag Force.
[•] The Financiers' Perspective. Mr David Thorpe, Associate Director, Australian Finance Conference.
[•] Urban Development Institute of Australia perspective. Mr Peter Sippel, Director, THG Resource Strategists.
Open Forum Discussion (12:15 – 12:45)
|12:45 – 13:30||Lunch|
|13:30 – 14:20||
Session Chair: Mr Ed Cottrell, Managing Director, Cottrell, Cameron & Steen Surveys.
[•] The development forum experience. Mr Peter Verwer, DAF.
[•] National perspective. Mr Warwick Watkins, Chair, ANZLIC and Director-General, NSW Department of Lands.
[•] Where to from here – some options. Ms Margaret Hole, Past President Law Society of New South Wales.
Open Forum Discussion (14:05 – 14:20)
|14:20 – 15:10||
Session Chair: Dr Ken Lyons.
[•] The need for a "next steps" action committee. Mr Kevin Davies, Digital Strategies.
|15:10 – 15:30||Afternoon Tea|
|15:30 – 16:30||
Session Chair: Mr Steve Jacoby.
communiqué | summit program