Our role

Give submitters an opportunity to be heard by an independent body in an informal, non-judicial manner - an Advisory Committee is not a court of law.

Provide independent advice to the Minister for Planning as outlined in the Terms of Reference.

Supplementary Terms of Reference

Residential Zones Standing Advisory Committee - Supplementary Terms of Reference (PDF, 582.7 KB)

Proposed new zones in Port Phillip

Submissions are sought on Amendment C123 to the Port Phillip Planning Scheme. Details of the proposed changes can be viewed on the City of Port Phillip's webpage.

The Minister for Planning has appointed the Residential Zones Advisory Committee to advise on the method and application of the proposed new residential zones into the Port Phillip Planning Scheme.  The committee will consider all submissions.

StageStatus
Submissions If you would like to make a submission to the Committee, you can do so before 5.00pm on 17 October 2016. Submissions can be made online from 12 September 2016.
Please note that submissions must be directed to the Committee through Planning Panels Victoria. Council cannot accept submissions.
Directions Hearing The Directions Hearing was held at 10am on Wednesday 5 October 2016. A copy of the Directions can be viewed here (PDF, 283.6 KB).
Public Hearing The Public Hearing occurred during the week of 7 November 2016. A copy of the Timetable can be viewed here (PDF, 120.0 KB)
All submissions and all information provided at the Hearing are treated as public documents.
Report Submission of a final written report to the Minister for Planning no later than 20 business days from the completion of any part of the hearings.

More information

If you have any questions regarding the Advisory Committee, making a submission, or the public hearing, please contact Emily To from Planning Panels Victoria on 8392 5120 or planning.panels@delwp.vic.gov.au.

If you have any questions regarding the proposed changes to the residential zones, please contact Adam Henson from DELWP on 8392 5468, or adam.henson@delwp.vic.gov.au.