Who is Cowman Stoddart Pty Ltd?


Cowman Stoddart

The principals of the Company are:

• Peter Cowman (B. Sc. Agr., M.A.I.A.S.T.)

Peter has been an agricultural and environmental consultant based in Nowra since 1986.  Prior to this he was a professional officer with the Soil Conservation Service in various centres throughout New South Wales.


• Stephen Richardson (M. Applied Sc., B. Town Planning (1st Class Honours),
  Grad Dip. Environmental Management, M.P.I.A., C.P.P.)

Stephen joined the Company in 1998 and has qualifications in Town Planning and Environmental Management.  Prior to joining the Company, Stephen had over 10 years experience in local government including Shoalhaven City Council, Blue Mountains City Council and Blacktown City Council.


• Stuart Dixon (B. Urban & Regional Planning, M.P.I.A., C.P.P.)

Stuart joined the Company in 2005 and has qualifications in Urban and Regional Planning. Prior to joining the Company, Stuart has over 15 years in local government including 9 years with Shoalhaven City Council, as well as Council’s in Sydney including Hawkesbury and Ryde.


• Colin Stoddart (Assoc. Dip. Town & Country Planning, M.P.I.A.)

Colin, an Associate with Cowman Stoddart, has over 24 years experience in Town Planning and has been with Cowman Stoddart Pty Ltd since its inception in 1992.  Prior to joining the Company, Colin was the Deputy Chief Town Planner with Kiama Municipal Council.  Colin has also had extensive experience in local government including Wollongong City Council and Shoalhaven City Council.