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Updated Better Apartments Design StandardsView updated Apartment Design Standards
The updated Better Apartments Design Standards address the external amenity of apartment buildings.
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Legislation, Regulation & Fees
Learn about the legislation and regulations that provide the legal framework for the planning system in Victoria
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Victorias Big Housing Build
Learn about the streamlined approval and permit process for Victoria's big housing build.
New bushfire planning information
DELWP has launched new bushfire planning webpages, alongside the new vegetation clearing rules.