The types of panel and advisory committee reports that are available are listed below.

Planning scheme amendments panel reports

Panel reports about planning scheme amendments are made available 28 days after the report has been submitted by the panel.

Details of panel reports for planning scheme amendments can be viewed on Planning Schemes Online. Proposals that are the subject of more than one amendment will be listed under each of the relevant amendments.

Advisory committee reports

Advisory committee reports are released at the discretion of the Minister for Planning. This usually happens once a final decision has been made. Reports are not automatically made publicly available 28 days after the submission of the report.

View the list of advisory committee reports released to the public.

Planning permit call-in panel reports

Panel reports for planning permit applications can be prepared when the application has either been called-in by or referred to the Minister for Planning. These reports are released at the Minister's discretion, usually once a final decision has been made.

Unlike planning scheme amendment panel reports, they are not automatically available 28 days after the panel's report has been submitted.

View the list of panel reports on permit applications that were called in by or referred to the Minister.

Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal appeal call-in reports

Advisory committee reports can be prepared on Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) appeals that have been called in by the Minister. These reports are released at the Minister's discretion, usually once a final decision has been made.

View the list of recent reports released from VCAT appeal call-in panels.

Environment effects inquiry reports

Inquiry reports on Environmental Effects Statement (EES) proposals that have been referred to Planning Panels Victoria can be found here.

Discussion papers

Discussion papers prepared by or for Planning Panels Victoria on matters considered to be topical at the time of preparation can be viewed here.

Availability of reports

All reports made by Planning Panels Victoria issued since 1988 are published on the Australian Legal Information Institute website.

If you require a copy of any report that does not appear on this site, or more information, please contact Planning Panels Victoria.

More information

Telephone: (03) 8392 5116
Fax: (03) 8392 5110
Email: planning.panels@delwp.vic.gov.au
Post: GPO Box 2392, Melbourne, 3001

Planning Panels Victoria is located at 1 Spring Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000