Grazio Maiorano

Grazio Maiorano

Grazio is a founding member of URPS. He has extensive policy and development facilitation experience working for private and public sector clients.

His dual post-graduate qualifications in Planning and Public Policy and Management are supported by extensive private and public sector experience in urban, peri-urban and regional areas.

In addition to working in SA, Grazio has provided planning advice for projects in NSW, Victoria and NT. His approach to policy development is pragmatic, while also embracing contemporary research and best practice.

Grazio’s strategic planning expertise is also founded in a statutory planning background and he continues to play a role in the facilitation of significant development proposals and as an expert witness in the ERD Court. His sound project management skills underpin the design and delivery of a wide range of planning projects.

Areas of Expertise

Strategic Policy Development and Structure/Master Planning

Code Amendments

Development Assessment and Facilitation

Expert Witness in ERD Court

Governance and Corporate Planning


Graduate Diploma in Public Policy and Management, Flinders University (1999)

Graduate Diploma in Urban and Regional Planning, University of South Australia (1990)

Bachelor of Arts (Planning), South Australian Institute of Technology (1988)

Professional Affiliations

Planning Institute of Australia – Registered Planner (Fellow)

Urban Development Institute of Australia

Property Council of Australia