The amendment proposes changes to clauses within five chapters of the Upper Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges Regional Strategy Plan (Regional Strategy Plan), to bring it into line with more contemporary and effective planning provisions proposed as part of the major revision of the Yarra Ranges Planning Scheme.

Amendment 122 is being considered concurrently with Amendment C148 to the Yarra Ranges Planning Scheme which implements a proposed major revision of the planning scheme.


Exhibition of the Amendments

The Amendments will be on public exhibition from Thursday 11 August 2016 until Thursday 6 October 2016.

View the amendment details and documentation or Shire of Yarra Ranges.

Making a submission

Submissions on both Amendments can be made until 5.00pm on Thursday 6 October 2016.

Amendment 122
As the Minister for Planning is the Planning Authority for Amendment 122.

Amendment C148
As the Shire of Yarra Ranges is the Planning Authority for C148, submissions to Amendment C148 must be sent to:

Manager Strategic Planning
Yarra Ranges Council
PO Box 105

Directions Hearing The Directions Hearings for both Amendments are scheduled to be held together in the week commencing Monday 7 November 2016.
Public Hearing The Public Hearings for both Amendments are scheduled to start in the week commencing Monday 5 December 2016 and continue as required.
Report The Panel will be required to submit its report for both Amendments within 40 working days of the last Hearing day (or from the date of the receipt of any further information requested by the Panel).

More information

Inquiries relating to the Amendments should be directed to Claudette Fahy from the Shire of Yarra Ranges on (03) 9294 6422 or David Portelli from DELWP on (03) 8683 0997.

Inquiries relating to the Panel Hearings should be directed to Planning Panels Victoria on (03) 8392 6396 or