[‎20/‎08/‎2019 3:40 PM]  Jane Rowlands (DELWP):   Productive and effective land management  Our business is land management Our outcome goal: productive and effective land management To succeed we must: Increase the sustainable management of public and private land  Increase participation of Traditional Owners in land management decision-making and practices Increase public value benefits from government land Increase the quality and accessibility of land administration What does success look like? Our targets for 2019–20: Increase visits to the public land estate by >100 million Keep quality of land administration and property information services at 100%

We deliver effective management and governance of Victoria’s public land to protect its social, economic and environmental values and maximise its use by all Victorians. Our partnerships with Land Use Victoria, Parks Victoria and other stakeholders is essential for our success.

Increase the sustainable management of public and private land

We will:

  • modernise policy, legislative and regulatory frameworks to ensure effective management of state forests, coasts and other Crown land
  • support land managers in their stewardship of public land and private owners in managing environmental values
Outcome measuresResult 18–19Target 19–20
Hectares of land added to the public estate for public purposes 104.2130

Increase participation of Traditional Owners in land management decision making and practices

We will:

  • support Traditional Owners in finalising Traditional Owner Settlement Act agreements
  • contribute to and facilitate the development and completion of joint management plans
Outcome measures Result 18–19 Target 19–20
Number of Traditional Owner Land Management Board appointments 1 1

Increase public value benefits from government land

We will:

  • identify opportunities to increase public value from government land in Victoria
  • increase the accessibility and use of government land data sets to inform decision making
  • improve information and advice on the Victorian Government’s land holdings for better decision making
  • deliver effective management of our state forests, coasts, parks and other Crown land to provide for a broad range of community uses and values
Outcome measures Result 18–19 Target 19–20
Number of visits to the public land estate managed by the department’s portfolio agencies (Parks Victoria) (BP3 - DOI) 130.73m 103-105m
Number of approved user registrations for GovMap 1,218 1,757

Increase the quality and accessibility of land administration

We will:

  • deliver innovative and authoritative land administration and land information services
  • enhance our core spatial data information services and help government, industry and the community generate value from it
Outcome measures Result 18–19 Target 19–20
Percentage of property transactions lodged electronically 95% 95%
Number of spatial data sets downloaded 188,239 260,000

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