Summer has certainly arrived and our crews, vehicles and equipment are ready to respond if and when a bushfire strikes.
Reactivating Target 155 for metropolitan Melbourne, and Target your Water Use for regional Victoria.
Better Apartments Design Standards have been introduced to improve the liveability and sustainability of apartments in Victoria.
Celebrate and discover Victoria's marine and coastal environments between 2 - 26 January.
Address: 8 Nicholson St, Melbourne 3000
Phone: 136 186
Address: 30-38 Little Malop St, Geelong 3220
Phone: 03 5226 4667
Address: 1-7 Taylor St, Epsom 3551
Phone: 03 5430 4444
Address: 402 Mair St, Ballarat 3350
Phone: 03 5336 6856
Address: 89 Sydney Rd, Benalla 3672
Phone: 03 5761 1611
Address: 574 Main St, Bairnsdale 3875
Phone: 03 5152 0400
Address: 621 Burwood Hwy, Knoxfield 3180
Phone: 03 9210 9222
Providing statutory and strategic guidance about planning in Victoria.
Planning panels and committees consider and advise on planning proposals and policies.
Policy and plans guiding the future development of Melbourne and Victoria's regional areas.
Learn about the legislation and regulations that provides the legal framework for Victoria’s planning system.
Information and resources on planning and building for bushfire in Victoria.
The department manages the assessment procedures of projects with potentially significant environmental effects.
Much of the high quality of life enjoyed across Melbourne and Victoria is achieved through good urban design supporting the social, cultural, economic and environmental well being of our communities.
Find planning documentation and publications produced by the Department.
DELWP is responsible for administering building policy and legislative framework, and working closely with industry and stakeholders to deliver better building outcomes for Victoria.
Access some of our most requested information
Information about the planning system in Victoria.
Learn about the advisory committee appointed to advise on development
Information about building in bushfire prone areas.
Information about reformed residential zones in Victoria.