Today the Sustainability Victoria Board held its second meeting for the year. We continue to look forward to meeting in person, however are learning the benefits of Zoom, especially for our regional board members.
Given significant growth with Sustainability Victoria doubling its delivery portfolio over the past 12 months, the Board is focused on uplifting organisational capabilities, with the meeting including:
Following 12 months of staff engagement, the Board was briefed on the new SV Operating Model which will take effect on Tuesday 6 April. This is a new first for SV, and will position us to support the government and all Victorians to build a net zero waste and net zero carbon future.
The Board is proud of the achievements of Sustainability Victoria over this time particularly:
We were also very fortunate that John Bradley, Secretary of the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) presented to the Board at this meeting. Mr Bradley thanked the Board for delivery of a significant program of work throughout FY2020/21, maintaining momentum throughout the COVID pandemic. There was clear agreement on the pivotal role of Sustainability Victoria in the delivery of the Recycling Victoria policy.