Purpose

The Minister for Planning appointed the Residential Zones Standing Advisory Committee to advise on the method and application of introducing the new Neighbourhood Residential Zone, General Residential Zone and Residential Growth Zone into local planning schemes.

Terms of Reference

Residential Zones Standing Advisory Committee Terms of Reference - Version 3 (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Process

The reformed residential zones were introduced into the Victoria Planning Provisions on 1 July 2013. The General Residential Zone replaced all land zoned Residential 1, 2 and 3 where a Council did not finalise an amendment to implement the new residential zones by 1 July 2014.

For more information see Reformed Residential Zones.

The Committee undertook its work in three stages as shown in table below. Reports will be uploaded here as they are made available.

Stage One

Council Area

Standing Advisory Committee Status

Outcome

Not applicable

Overarching Issues Report (PDF, 1.8 MB)

The State Government response to the Overarching Issues Report (PDF, 465.1 KB)

Ararat draft C33

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 560.6 KB)

Ararat C033 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Ballarat draft C177

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Ballarat C177 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Boroondara Draft C199

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.2 MB)

Boroondara C199 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Cardinia Draft C187

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.1 MB)

Cardinia C187 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Darebin Draft C144

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.4 MB)

Darebin C144 gazetted on 30 October 2014

Greater Shepparton Draft C173

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 663.5 KB)

Greater Shepparton C173 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Kingston Draft C140

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.4 MB)

 

Latrobe Draft C84

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 839.7 KB)

Latrobe C084 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Moonee Valley Draft C137

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.5 MB)

No Planning Scheme Amendment Required

Moorabool Draft C72

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.9 MB)

Moorabool C072 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Moreland Draft C153

Advisory Committee Report,  20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.1 MB)

Moreland C153 gazetted on 30 April 2015

Mornington Peninsula Draft C179

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.2 MB)

Mornington Peninsula C179 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Southern Grampians Draft C32

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.4 MB)

Southern Grampians C032 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Whittlesea Draft C182

Advisory Committee Report, 20 June 2014 (PDF, 1.1 MB)

Whittlesea C182 gazetted on 9 October 2014

Stage Two

Council Area

Standing Advisory Committee Status

Outcome

Ministerial Referral

Banyule Draft C125

Advisory Committee Report, 8 December 2014 (PDF, 3.0 MB)

No Planning Scheme Amendment Required

Boroondara Draft C225

Advisory Committee Report 8 December 2014 (PDF, 531.0 KB)

No Planning Scheme Amendment Required

Maribrynong Draft C150

Advisory Committee Report 26 December 2014 (PDF, 700.3 KB)

Maribyrnong C150 gazetted on 23 April 2015

Nillumbik Draft C99

Advisory Committee Report 26 November 2014 (PDF, 359.6 KB)

Nillumbik C105 gazetted on 21 May 2015

Whitehorse Draft C174

Advisory Committee Report, 4 May 2015 (PDF, 1.7 MB)

Whitehorse C174 gazetted on 12 November 2015

Council Referral

Bayside Draft C125

Advisory Committee Report, 27 November 2014 (PDF, 534.3 KB)

No Planning Scheme Amendment Required

Brimbank Draft C166

Advisory Committee Report 4 May 2015 (PDF, 372.2 KB)

 

Darebin Draft C147

Advisory Committee Report 12 January 2015 (PDF, 712.8 KB)

Darebin C147 gazetted on 15 October 2015

Melbourne Draft C179

Advisory Committee Report, 17 October 2014 (PDF, 641.5 KB)

Melbourne C179 gazetted on 27 November

Stage Three

Council Area

Standing Advisory Committee Status

Outcome

Ministerial Referral

Port Phillip C123

Advisory Committee Report submitted 9 December 2016.

The report will be available here once it has been released to the public.

Matter is under consideration

More information

Contact Planning Panels Victoria on (03) 8392 5116 or email planning.panels@delwp.vic.gov.au.