Sound planning is imperative to a successful project and at JMG we pride ourselves on getting it right from the start.

A high level of attention is applied to detail to make sure the necessary approvals are gained as efficiently as possible.

Our planning staff are highly experienced in strategic and statutory planning, site master planning, planning appeals, feasibility assessment and bushfire hazard assessment.

The team also offers specialist expertise in the following areas:

  • Development Applications
  • Development Assessment
  • Development Representation
  • Subdivision Design
  • Social Impact Assessment
  • Economic Impact Assessment

Matthew Clark
Principal – Senior Town Planner

Mat has over fourteen years’ experience in strategic and statutory planning and he is an industry leader in residential master planning and environmental impact assessment. He has a working knowledge of the Tasmanian, NSW and ACT planning systems and has appeared regularly before the Resource Management Planning Appeals Tribunal (RMPAT) and the Tasmanian Planning Commission (TPC) as expert witness.

Significant projects Matthew has worked on include the Hobart International Airport Land Use Strategy, Northern Tasmania Regional Land Use Strategy, the Royal Hobart Showgrounds Master Plan and the Single Hill Master Plan.

Matthew is the primary contact for any Town Planning enquiries and oversees all related projects. Contact him at:

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