Amendment C015

Wellington Planning Scheme

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Amendment last updated


Environmental Effects Statement (EES)


Planning authority contact details

Minister for Planning

Level 16 8 Nicholson Street East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia

Tel: (03) 8683 0964


Please Note: Proposal description below describes the amendment. To verify content of the final approved amendment see the Explanatory Report.

The amendment: Introduces changes to the MSS to recognise the strategic importance of the Basslink Electricity Interconnector Project| Incorporates the Basslink - Land Use and Development Controls 2002 in the Planning Scheme that allow the Basslink Electricity Interconnector Project to proceed without a planning permit subject to conditions. These conditions include a requirement for an Environmental Management Plan site layout plans and elevations for building and works and landscaping plans| Includes the Minister for Planning as the responsible authority for administering and enforcing the La Trobe Planning Scheme in respect of the provisions of the Basslink - Land Use and Development Controls 2002.

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