Chris is an Associate Director with over 10 years’ experience in statutory and strategic planning, gained through his work in both the private sector and government roles. He holds a Bachelor of Planning with Honours Class 1 from the University of New South Wales.

Chris has developed significant experience on a broad range of projects, including; planning advice and due diligence; research and development of planning policy; Development Applications, Section 4.55 applications to modify development consents; State Significant Developments, Review of Environmental Factors for Part 5 projects; State Significant Applications; Planning Proposals; and strategic planning studies.

He has played a significant role in facilitating positive planning outcomes for a number of complex developments across Greater Sydney and NSW. These include; high-rise mixed use developments, hotels, residential developments, seniors housing, subdivisions, retail and commercial centres, social infrastructure, recreational facilities, overwater developments and educational establishments.

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