Appointment

July 2018

We are extremely proud to announce the appointment of Michael Baker and Scott Barwick as Directors, heralding a new chapter of growth and investment in the future of SJB Planning, Sydney.

“Stuart and I are excited about these promotions. Michael and Scott are both highly experienced and accomplished professionals who strive to pursue constructive planning outcomes. Over the past ten years, they have both made significant contributions to the success and growth of our planning practice, including the values that shape our projects and the way we work. We are equally invested in these promotions for the opportunity it presents not just to develop our business but to broaden our knowledge base and mentor our talented team to the benefit of our clients.” Alison McCabe.

Michael has over 20 years’ planning experience in government and private practice in Australia and the UK. He is experienced in all facets of urban and regional planning, including local government administration and statutory processes, policy development, conservation, land use, social planning, public participation, masterplanning, rezoning, demographic analysis and appeals.

Scott has over 25 years’ planning experience in government and private practice. Before joining SJB Planning NSW, Scott had worked in consultancy before establishing his own practice. He is experienced in preparing strategic planning instruments and advising on their interpretation and implementation for government and private clients. His development experience ranges from single residential proposals to large-scale urban land release, mixed residential and industrial projects. He also provides expert evidence to the NSW Land and Environment Court.