About Us

The Victorian Planning and Environmental Law Association (VPELA) is a non political multi-disciplinary professional association, concerned with the planning, legal and environment fields. The Association draws its membership from professions involved in the planning and environment  fields.

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at Luminare, 6-9pm.

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VPELA Board Election 2015

Our 2015 VPELA Board election was held on 1 October.  Congratulations to sitting members, Frank Butera, Arup, Adrian Finanzio SC and Jane Sharp, Victorian Bar, who were all re-elected for another three year term.  New members Colleen Peterson, Ratio and Lisa Stubbs, Contour were also elected. VPELA welcomes our new Board members and congratulates them on their appointment to the Board.

Sincere thanks to departing Board members John Carey, Minter Ellison and Jennie Jones, Beacon Town Planning who have both made an enormous contribution to the Association during their service. A formal presentation will be made  at the Christmas party on 9 December.