In 2018-19 CHETRE was supported by SWSLHD Population Health to run Health Impact Assessment learning-by-doing Training with local councils. CHETRE provided training (3 days face to face) and support to 4 local council teams working on a range of locally based projects. Councils that took part in the training include:

  • Wollondilly Shire Council
  • Canterbury-Bankstown City Council
  • Camden Council
  • Campbelltown City Council

Chief Investigator

Fiona Haigh

Project Coordinator

Karla Jaques

Team Members

Maria Beer-SWSLHD, Alana Crimeen

Project Rationale

The HIA LbD training focuses on projects that involve local councils and topics identified in collaboration with local councils. This will support the activities SWSLHD Population Health is currently undertaken to strengthen partnerships with local Councils.

Project Aim/s

Provide HIA training and support to teams made up of local council and health members. 

Project Design and Method

N/A educational activity


Karla Jaques Phone: 02 8738 9320 Email:

Key Partners



SWSLHD Population Health

Project lead centre
Project stream
Health Environment