Economic Development Advisory Panel

The Economic Development Advisory Panel (EDAP) is in the process of being established following a resolution of Council on 5 December 2016 to endorse its Terms of Reference, available here.

Mayor Keith Parkes and Cr Karen Lume are elected members on the panel. Cr Ben Brazzalotto is a proxy member.

Council is currently advertising for interested participants. You can see the advertisement here.

About the positions

There are 5 positions available for candidates that can demonstrate strategic thinking, understanding and knowledge of small business as well as economic development in a regional context. Positions are voluntary. It is likely that a Chairperson will be selected by Council from the successful candidates.

How to apply

If you are interested in applying, please provide a cover letter and CV to indicating how you demonstrate the criteria.

Please also indicate if you are willing to be considered for the role of Chairperson.

Please direct any questions to Anne Liddell, Manager, Governance and Strategy, 8555 7000.

Economic Development Strategy

Council’s Economic Development Strategy, endorsed in May 2016, is available here.


Alexandrina Council and its region is ‘open for business’. Growth in Alexandrina’s economy will deliver an improved standard of living to its communities and will be driven by continuing enhancements in productivity and innovation. For further information visit Council's Businesses page here.