The DAP is intended to enhance planning expertise in decision making by improving the balance between technical advice and local knowledge.
Metropolitan South-West - Joint Development Assessment Panel (JDAP)
The City of Kwinana falls under the jurisdiction of the Metro South-West - Joint Development Assessment Panel, together with the Cities of Cockburn, Fremantle, Rockingham and the Town East Fremantle.
All Agendas and Minutes associated with the Metro South-West JDAP can be viewed here
The panel is currently made up of three specialist members and two Councillors from each local government authority.
The current members are:
Mr Tony Arias
Deputy Presiding Member
Ms Lee O'Donohue
Mr Andrew Macliver
Council Members (City of Kwinana)
Mayor Carol Adams
Cnr Matthew Rowse
Proxy - Cnr Merv Kearney
Proxy - Cnr Wendy Cooper
For further enquiries, please contact the DAP Secretariat on 6551 9919 or via email
. Alternatively, you can contact the City's Planning Department on 9439 0474 or email