Committees

National Office

  • NAT: Directors Group

    The Property Council’s Board of Directors decides the organisation’s strategic direction, advocacy priorities, policy positions and budgeting, in close consultation with industry.

    PCA Contact: Ms Felicity Chapman

  • NAT: Audit Committee

    Reports to Board on finance statements, auditors mgt report, insurance / risk mgt, MIS, funds mgt

    PCA Contact: Mr Michael Mulder

  • NAT: Awards Judging Panel

    PCA Contact: Ms Clare Alexander

  • NAT: BEMP

    PCA Contact: Ms Felicity Chapman

  • NAT: Congress Committee

    PCA Contact: Ms Antoinette Perera

  • NAT: Green Cities Program Advisory Committee

    PCA Contact: Ms Antoinette Perera

  • NAT: Leaders Group

    The Leaders Group has direct input to the Property Council's Board of Directors and helps shape-the property sectors public policy platform,public affairs strategies & advocacy priorities

    PCA Contact: Ms Felicity Chapman

  • NAT: PD - Course (parent) Committee

    Strategic direction of the full range of professional development courses.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kelly Jones

  • NAT: PD - Operations & Facilities Management

    Academic oversight, strategic direction and course development, development of assessment strategies, coordination of presenters and other specialist staff. Committee meets before and after each part of each course, and at other times as required.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kelly Jones

  • NAT: PD - Property Asset Management

    Academic oversight, strategic direction and course development, development of assessment strategies, coordination of presenters and other specialist staff. Committee meets before and after each part of each course, and at other times as required.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kelly Jones

  • NAT: PD - Property Investment & Finance

    Academic oversight, strategic direction and course development, development of assessment strategies, coordination of presenters and other specialist staff. Committee meets before and after each part of each course, and at other times as required.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kelly Jones

  • NAT: PD - Shopping Centre Management

    Academic oversight, strategic direction and course development, development of assessment strategies, coordination of presenters and other specialist staff, for BOTH courses. Committee meets before and after each part of each course, and at other times

    PCA Contact: Ms Kelly Jones

  • NAT: PD Property Development Committee

    Academic oversight, strategic direction and course development, development of assessment strategies, coordination of presenters and other specialist staff. Committee meets before and after each part of each course, and at other times as required.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kelly Jones

  • NAT: Regulation Review Roundtable

    Respond to the changes in regulations affecting the property sector & ensure any building controls or government policies are reasonable & cost-effective

    PCA Contact: Mr Charles Thomas

  • NAT: Risk Roundtable

    Manage the Property Council's response to insurance, risk, and terrorism issues. Develop mechanisms for improving evacuations and provision of information about threats

    PCA Contact: Mr Charles Thomas

  • NAT: Sustainability Roundtable

    The peak Property Council sustainability committee, advising the National Board on strategic sustainability issues

    PCA Contact: Mr Charles Thomas

  • NAT: Valuation Committee

    PCA Contact: Ms Felicity Chapman

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ACT Division

  • ACT: Division Council

    To represent the collective interests of ACT members and the industry. To determine the overall policy of the Division. To ensure that the Division maintains a solid financial position.

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Scott

  • ACT: Diversity Committee

    The committee's focus is to foster the participation of women in the Property Council and broader industry. It will champion specific networking, learning and mentoring opportunities, and promote the positive influences women and those from diverse backgrounds bring to industry.

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Fenton

  • ACT: Economic Development & Infrastructure Committee

    Provide advice and representation on issues relating to economic development and infrastructure in the ACT.

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Scott

  • ACT: Future Directions Committee

    Provide a forum for young property professionals to learn, network and socialise. Includes assisting in the organisation of Future Directions Functions and Membership recruitment.

    PCA Contact: Ms Myfanwy Galloway

  • ACT: Planning Committee

    Represent the industry on planning/development control issues & in respect of legislation relating to the development application or planning approval process or in areas such as heritage,trees,National Captial Planning Auth policy & sustainable develpmnt

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Scott

  • ACT: Residential Committee

    Represent and advise the Property Council of issues relating to residential development in the ACT

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Scott

  • ACT: Retirement Living Committee

    Provide advice and representation on issues relating to retirement living in the ACT.

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Scott

  • ACT: Sustainable Development Committee

    Provide Property Council with advice & representation on issues relating to sustainable development in ACT

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Scott

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NSW Division

  • NSW: Division Council

    To represent the collective interests of NSW members and the industry. To determine the overall policy of the Division. To ensure that the Division maintains a solid financial position.

    PCA Contact: Mr Glenn Byres

  • NSW: Management Committee

    To oversee day to day advocacy and commercial activities of the Division.

    PCA Contact: Mr Glenn Byres

  • NSW: Asset Management & Building Regulation

    The Committee is responsible for policy, professional development events, and publications relating to building regulations and services.

    PCA Contact: Ms Evelyn Subagio

  • NSW: Capital Markets Committee

    Growing property as an investment asset class. Aid in the integration of the capital and property markets - Property Investment and Finance Review Journal Property & capital markets seminar series.

    PCA Contact: Ms Evelyn Subagio

  • NSW: Commercial Office Property Committee

    Service the needs of asset & facilities mgt professionals & represent the industry on tech & asset mgt issues, Networking forums, Best practice guidelines, Regulatory and technical issues, Property and asset management, Forums and seminars.

    PCA Contact: Ms Maree Hartnett

  • NSW: Future Directions Committee

    A forum for young property professionals to learn, network and socialise, Future Directions functions, including inter-active events

    PCA Contact: Ms Kaitlyn Davidson

  • NSW: Industrial Property Committee

    Asset and facility management for Industrial property and provide professional development forums on related issues.

    PCA Contact: Ms Amelia Jalland

  • NSW: Planning Committee

    State planning policies & reviews metropolitan strategy and planning and development control issues, State/Council planning policy & revews Land and Environment Court.

    PCA Contact: Ms Amelia Jalland

  • NSW: Regional Hunter Chapter

    Represent the industry in the Hunter region, Planning issues, Monthly Hunter lunch, Economic development, Public affairs, Professional development

    PCA Contact: Mr Andrew Fletcher

  • NSW: Regional Illawarra Chapter

    Represent the industry in the Illawarra region, Planning issues, Monthly Illawarra lunch, Economic development, Public affairs, Professional development

    PCA Contact: Ms Amanda Kunkler

  • NSW: Residential Committee

    The key role of this committee is to work with government and industry to develop solutions to issues in relation to residential property and development

    PCA Contact: Ms Amelia Jalland

  • NSW: Retirement Living Committee

    PCA Contact: Ms Felicity Wilson

  • NSW: Sustainable Development Committee

    Regulation and policy issues and promoting industry awareness and participation in ESD practices, Develop cost-effective ESD policies and practice guidelines, Promote ESD to owners and investors, Promote self regulation to government.

    PCA Contact: Ms Felicity Wilson

  • NSW: Tax Committee

    To provide technical advice on NSW revenue legislation.

    PCA Contact: Ms Evelyn Subagio

  • NSW: Tourism Committee

    Represent members' interests for tourism property, Policy Development, Government relations, Liaison with other tourism groups.

    PCA Contact: Ms Evelyn Subagio

  • NSW: Women & Diversity in Property

    The committee’s focus is to foster the participation of women in the Property Council and broader industry. It will champion specific networking, learning and mentoring opportunities – and promote the positive influences women have on their companies and the sector. The Committee will also seek to provide a similar platform for broader diversity issues.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kaitlyn Davidson

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NT Division

  • NT: Division Council

    Direct and formulate Property Council policies & practices in NT

    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Central Business District Committee

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    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Commercial Real Estate Committee

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    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Ecologically Sustainable Development

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    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Future Directions

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    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Planning and Infrastructure

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    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Residential Committee

    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Retail Committee

    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

  • NT: Retirement Living

    PCA Contact: Mr Mark Johnson

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QLD Division

  • QLD: Division Council

    Direct and formulate Property Council policies & practices in Qld

    PCA Contact: Ms Kathy Mac Dermott

  • QLD: Management Committee

    To oversee day to day advocacy and commercial activities of the Division.

    PCA Contact: Ms Kathy Mac Dermott

  • QLD: Commercial & Corporate Real Estate Committee

    Responsible for policy issues relating to commercial construction, management and sustainability of office stock

    PCA Contact: Mr Chris Mountford

  • QLD: Future Directions Committee

    The Future Directions committee is committed to providing a forum for young property professionals to extend their knowledge and experience of the industry in a networking and social environment.

  • QLD: Industrial Property Committee

    Ensure the legislation governing the use of industrial land does not prohibit development, raise awareness of the property council’s activities amongst the industrial owners, ensure SE QLD has sufficient Indust zoned land for growth.

    PCA Contact: Mr Ian Harvey Ross

  • QLD: Mining Roundtable

    Responsible for the discussion of policy issues pertinent to both the property and resources sectors and to seek out alliance opportunities.

    PCA Contact: Mr Ian Harvey Ross

  • QLD: Planning & Infrastructure Committee

    Responsible for influencing on the State's legislative planning environment and the progression of opportunities for the private sector in the development of public infrastructure.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jen Williams

  • QLD: Regional Gold Coast Chapter

    Greater membership coverage for the whole Gold Coast area - Coolangatta to Beenleigh. Resolve the funding issues for council regarding transport. Improve Council's funding allocations for maintenance of existing city infrastructure.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jen Williams

  • QLD: Regional Sunshine Coast

    Identify key issues affecting the profitability of Sunshine Coast business properties including transport, regional planning and town centre and respond with appropriate solutions.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jen Williams

  • QLD: Regional Townsville

    Identify key issues affecting the profitability of Townsville business properties including transport, regional planning and town centre and respond with appropriate solutions

    PCA Contact: Ms Jen Williams

  • QLD: Residential Committee

    Develop an effective voice on issues relating to residential property including affordable housing, promo of active communities & monitoring of levies & charges.

    PCA Contact: Mr Ian Harvey Ross

  • QLD: Retail Committee

    To support the national advocacy program of the Shopping Centre Council and to identify issues of relevance to centre owners and managers which fall outside the scope of the SCCA. To lobby on behalf of retail owners in Queensland.

    PCA Contact: Mr Ian Harvey Ross

  • QLD: Retirement Living Committee

    Responsible for policy issues relating to the retirement living sector and the promotion of the industry in Queensland.

    PCA Contact: Mr Chris Mountford

  • QLD: Tax Roundtable

    PCA Contact: Mr Chris Mountford

  • QLD: Tourism Roundtable

    PCA Contact: Mr Ian Harvey Ross

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SA Division

  • SA: Division Council

    Division Council is Division's primary governance body responsible for: the election of the Division Management Committee and setting overall policy for the Division subject to the direction or policy of the Board.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Management Committee

    Management Committee is responsible for the overseeing of the day-to-day operations of the Division

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Building Standards & Technical Regulation Committee

    Responsible for policy, professional development events & publications relating to building regulations and services

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Committee for Adelaide

    The Committee for Adelaide is charged with promoting the interests of corporate and commercial property owners and managers in the City Central. Its particular focus is on the CBD and other critical office markets in Adelaide.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Economic & Infrastructure Development Committee

    The committee will assist in the development and implementation of policies in respect of Investment Attraction Initiatives

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Facilities Management Committee

    Committee fulfills the role of a support group for the Executive Committee in matters relating to Property Management & Technical issues. The intent is to keep the Executive informed of matters that affect Council members

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Future Directions Committee

    The Committee provides a forum for young property professionals to learn, network and socialise as a way to specifically encourage greater involvement in industry activities.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jessica Alvaro

  • SA: Industrial Development Committee

    Aims to create a focus and industry voice for PCA members involved in the industrial sector. The committee aims to promote the interests of the industrial sector in SA & convey the attributes of this sector to Government, investors & community

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Mainstreets Committee

    The Main Streets Committee is charged with promoting the interests of Main Streets and reinforce the importance of Main Streets as key community arteries, both in existing suburbs and in planning for Adelaide’s new urban futures

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Planning & Urban Design Committee

    To promote good planning & urban design outcomes for members through the debate & discussion of issues.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Residential Development Committee

    The Residential Development Committee serves to develop an effective voice on issues relating to residential property, including affordable housing, promotion of active communities and monitoring of levies & charges.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Retirement Living Committee

    The Retirement Living Committee is responsible for representing the interests of SA's retirement living sector.

    PCA Contact: Ms Chris Hagi

  • SA: Shopping Centres Committee

    Forum to discuss advocacy, policy, professional development and practice issues for the retail shopping centre industry.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • SA: Tax & Finance Committee

    Identify key commercial issues impacted by Federal and State tax laws affecting the property industry & address tax issues

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

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TAS Division

  • TAS: Division Council

    Direct and formulate Property Council policies & practices in Tasmania

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • TAS: Events & Membership Committee

    Responsible for membership retention and recruitment, developing and monitoring the Division’s marketing activities and assisting in developing existing and new methods of communicating to members

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Roberts

  • TAS: Future Directions Committee

    Facilitating regular functions by which younger property professionals can learn, network & socialise together and ensure that young property professionals have knowledge and access to Property Council activities.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • TAS: Planning and Infrastructure

    To provide the Property Council with advice and policies that promote and influence planning and infrastructure policies and controls with the objective of encouraging investment and sound development in Tasmania

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • TAS: Residential and Retirement Living Committee

    Promote the interests and the benefits of the residential sector to all levels of government and heighten the media profile of the residential sector.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • TAS: Sustainability Committee

    To create sustainable property industry by proving active leadership, information and innovation that meets the needs all members

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • TAS: Taxation & Regulation Reform Committee

    To respond to taxation and economic issues to provide a better market place for investment in Tasmania

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

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VIC Division

  • VIC: Division Council

    To determine the overall policy of the division & to direct the management committee in the application of this policy.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • VIC: Asset Management & Building Regulations Committee

    The Asset Management and Building Regulation Committee is responsible for policy development and information circulation for all areas related to building assets and regulations.

    PCA Contact: Ms Sandra Qian

  • VIC: Ball Committee

    The Ball Committee is charged with overseeing the annual Property Council Ball and Charity Auction. The role of the committee is to use their contacts to source auction items & assist with securing table bookings for the evening & review entertainment.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Cunich

  • VIC: Commercial and Corporate Real Estate Committee

    The Commercial Corporate Real Estate Committee represents and develops policy on behalf of property owners, occupiers and managers in the commercial office market.

    PCA Contact: Ms Katharina Surikow

  • VIC: Economic Development Committee

    The Economic Development Committee is responsible for policy development in relation to Victoria’s economic performance.

    PCA Contact: Ms Daniella Stutt

  • VIC: Industrial Committee

    The Industrial Committee represents and develops policy on behalf of members who own, develop and manage industrial property. Policy areas within the Committee’s remit include activating industrial land and securing industry investment.

    PCA Contact: Ms Katharina Surikow

  • VIC: Infrastructure Committee

    The Infrastructure Committee is responsible for developing the Property Council’s policy on funding and finance mechanisms for infrastructure, advocating for a pipeline of infrastructure projects and demonstrating the importance of infrastructure.

    PCA Contact: Mr Asher Judah

  • VIC: Mentoring Program Committee

    The Mentor Program Committee develops and manages the administrative duties associated with the Property Council’s Mentor Program in Victoria, which is focused on the ongoing development of a vital industry and its next generation of leaders.

    PCA Contact: Ms Daniella Stutt

  • VIC: Planning Committee

    The Planning Committee is responsible for policy development across all areas of Victoria’s planning system.

    PCA Contact: Ms Daniella Stutt

  • VIC: Residential Developers Committee

    The Residential Developers Committee represents and develops policy on behalf of the residential development sector.

    PCA Contact: Ms Katharina Surikow

  • VIC: Retail Committee

    The Retail Committee represents and develops policy on behalf of the members who own, develop and manage retail property.

    PCA Contact: Ms Sandra Qian

  • VIC: Retirement Living Committee

    The Retirement Living Committee will be responsible for representing the interests of Victoria’s retirement living sector.

    PCA Contact: Ms Daniella Stutt

  • VIC: Speakers Committee

    The Speakers Committee is responsible for identifying future industry trends and securing speakers for the Property Council’s extensive events calendar.

    PCA Contact: Ms Jennifer Roberts

  • VIC: Sustainable Buildings Committee

    The Sustainable Buildings Committee is responsible for policy development and information circulation for all areas related to sustainable building.

    PCA Contact: Ms Sandra Qian

  • VIC: Tax Reform Committee

    The Tax Reform Committee is responsible for policy development across all areas of Victoria’s tax system.

    PCA Contact: Mr Asher Judah

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WA Division

  • WA: Division Council

    Direct and formulate Property Council policies & practices in WA

    PCA Contact: Mr Joe Lenzo

  • WA: Management Committee

    Deals with PCA management, including budgetary and advocacy related issues.

    PCA Contact: Mr Joe Lenzo

  • WA: Commercial Agents Committee

    Membership limited to State Managers of the major RE Agencies. To address legislation, regulations, education and research issues that impact on commercial agents business and to provide recommendations to PCA on these topics.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • WA: Commercial Property

    The committee’s focus is on major legislative and economic issues that impact on the development, ownership and management of property as an asset class

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Douthwaite

  • WA: Future Directions Committee

    Runs a series of events for the Future Directions brand, an initiative dedicated to fostering the development & growth of the next generation of property professionals

    PCA Contact: Ms Lauren Burke

  • WA: Industrial Property Committee

    The Industrial Property Committee is responsible for formulating operational and policy positions for the industrial property sector in WA

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Douthwaite

  • WA: Membership & Marketing Committee

    Responsible for membership retention and recruitment, developing and monitoring the Division’s marketing activities and assisting in developing existing and new methods of communicating to members.

    PCA Contact: Ms Erin Meikle

  • WA: Planning & Urban Economics Committee

    To develop policies and provide advice which promotes and influences planning systems and controls. Also co-ordinates Perth City development and planning activity.

    PCA Contact: Ms Rebecca Douthwaite

  • WA: Professional Development

    The objective of this committee is to assist in implementing and advancing the national professional development program in WA. The committee would make recommendations as to the most appropriate presenters to be invited for the courses based on their are

    PCA Contact: Ms Rowena Ong

  • WA: Property Services Committee

    Addresses latest building services, trends, operational property management issues & selection of articles of relevance for PCA Newsletters

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • WA: Residential Committee

    Addresses legislative, social & economic issues affecting high density residential development in WA. Identifies networking, advocacy & research needs in the residential sector & coordinates events, products & services.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • WA: Retail Management Committee

    Coordinates information forums, discusses operational and policy issues relevant to shopping centre management in WA

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • WA: Retirement Living Committee

    PCA Contact: Ms Rowena Ong

  • WA: South-West Chapter Committee

    Represent the interests of the property industry in the South West region of WA

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • WA: Sustainable Development Committee

    To change market behaviour in Western Australia towards more environmentally sustainable practices by educating businesses on how to achieve environmental, social and economic benefits.

    PCA Contact: Mr Lino Iacomella

  • WA: Women in Property

    The platform for engagement and promotion of women in our industry, the Women in Property Committee will have a dedicated focus on promoting the success of women. The Committee's focus is to foster the participation of women in the Property Council and broader industry. It will champion specific networking, learning and mentoring opportunities - and promote the positive influences women have on their companies and the contributions they make to the property sector as a whole

    PCA Contact: Ms Erin Meikle

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International and Capital Markets Division

  • ICMD: Division Council

    To oversee day to day advocacy and commercial activities of the Division

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Member Reps

    International Division member representatives

    PCA Contact: Mr Andrew Mihno

  • ICMD: Accounting Roundtable

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: CFO Roundtable

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Corporate Finance Working Group

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Green Taxes Working Group

    To advise on implementing Governments Green policies related to tax.

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: GST Working Group

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Income & Int. Tax Working Group

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Retail Investment Forum

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: State Taxes Working Group

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Taxation Roundtable

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Unlisted Funds Roundtable

    PCA Contact: Mr Darren Davis

  • ICMD: Victorian Leadership Group

    The Victorian member chapter of the International & Capital Markets Division

    PCA Contact: Mr Andrew Mihno

  • ICMD: Wholesale Funds Managers Forum

    Wholesale fund managers discuss issues related to management in the wholesale funds market.

    PCA Contact: Mr Andrew Mihno

  • ICMD: Wholesale Investors Forum

    Investors discuss issues related to investment in the wholesale funds market.

    PCA Contact: Mr Andrew Mihno

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Residential Development Council

  • RDC: Residential Development Council of Australia

    Identify & prioritise public policy issues that impact on the profitability of residential development.

    PCA Contact: Ms Caryn Kakas

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