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Legislation, Regulation & Fees
Learn about the legislation and regulations that provide the legal framework for the planning system in Victoria
Information about the environmental assessment process in Victoria and the projects that have been referred for assessment
Learn about the heritage system in Victoria including the different roles of local Council, Heritage Victoria, and the Heritage Council of Victoria.
Latest planning news
New Bushfire Planning information
DELWP has launched new bushfire planning webpages, alongside the new vegetation clearing rules.
Learn about the updated Planning and Environment Act 1987
The Planning and Environment Act 1987 has been updated to address planning processes affected by coronavirus (COVID-19) public health restrictions.
Continuing Professional Development Framework
The Victorian Government is considering introducing a mandatory continuing professional development (CPD) framework for building and plumbing practitioners.