Implementation and Governance

 
 

I1 - Long-term governance

Commitment

The three levels of government will establish a long-term governance arrangement. This will oversee the delivery of the City Deal and the enduring growth and sustainability of the Western Parkland City. The Implementation Board will establish mechanisms to consult with stakeholders.

Key Deliverables and Milestones

Q2 2018 – Governance bodies (Leadership Group, Implementation Board, Coordination Committee and associated sub-committees) established with a regular meeting schedule

Q2 2018 – Delivery Office (tri-government staffing) established

Ongoing – Monitoring of governance structure effectiveness

Responsibility

Led by the NSW Government in cooperation with the Australian and local governments.

Financial Commitments

Governance groups supported through existing agency resources.


I2 - Western Sydney City Deal implementation plan

Commitment

The three levels of government will agree and publish an implementation plan for the City Deal in 2018. The implementation plan will clearly define how these commitments will be delivered, when they will be delivered and who will be responsible.

Key Deliverables and Milestones

Q4 2018 – Publication of the implementation plan

2019 onwards – Publication of annual reports on the Western Sydney City Deal implementation

2021 – Review of the Western Sydney City Deal

Responsibility

Led by the NSW and Australian governments in partnership with local government.

Financial Commitments

Existing agency resources.


I3 - Key performance metrics

Commitment

To monitor the impact of the commitments delivered through the Western Sydney City Deal, parties will agree and publish key performance metrics in the implementation plan. The City Deal will be evaluated three years after its signing.

Key Deliverables and Milestones

Q4 2018 – Baseline metrics (performance indicators) developed for the implementation plan

2019-2021 – Ongoing monitoring against metrics to inform an evaluation to be undertaken after three years

2021 – Review of the Western Sydney City Deal

Responsibility

Led by the NSW Government in cooperation with the Australian and local governments.

Financial Commitments

Existing agency resources.


I4 - Work with Indigenous organisations to maximise opportunities

Commitment

The three levels of government commit to work with Indigenous organisations in the Western Parkland City, to realise economic, social and cultural outcomes for Aboriginal people in Western Sydney.

Key Deliverables and Milestones

Q2 2019 – Stakeholder engagement commences

Responsibility

Led by the NSW Government in cooperation with the Australian and local governments.

Financial Commitments

Existing agency resources.


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