South Melbourne Market is owned and operated by the City of Port Phillip and managed by a Special Advisory Committee of the Port Phillip Council.
South Melbourne Market Committee
The South Melbourne Market Committee has the responsibility of overseeing the Market on behalf of Council. The Committee comprises of:
- three independent members:
- Amanda Stevens (Chairperson)
- Simon Talbot (Deputy Chair)
- Andrew Danson
- two City of Port Phillip Councillors:
- Cr Andrew Bond
- Cr Marcus Pearl
- one non-voting senior officer of Council: Joanne McNeill
The independent members were all appointed following an open advertising and selection process from a large and highly qualified field of candidates. Each independent member was required to demonstrate specific skills relevant to oversee the Market, as well as a strong local association and love of markets.
South Melbourne Market Committee Meetings
The South Melbourne Market Committee meets seven times a year: four performance reporting meetings and three strategic meetings.
2023 performance reporting meeting dates:
- Thursday 13 February 2023
- Tuesday 18 April 2023
- Thursday 28 August 2023
- Thursday 9 November 2023
The public performance reports from each meeting will be published on the Market's website.
Do you have a question for the Committee?
Market traders and members of the public can submit a question to the Committee to be addressed at quarterly performance reporting meetings. Questions must be submitted no later than 4pm on the day of the meeting. Click here to submit a question.
If you would like to present to the Committee, you can request to have an agenda item tabled at a meeting. Requests must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the meeting date. Click here to submit an agenda item request.
If you would like to be sent a copy of an archived meeting agenda and/or minutes, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.