Our website provides access to information about planning issues, development applications and projects. These often include community consultation processes and committees established to advise on planning reviews, development applications and amendments to planning schemes.

The department often seeks to consult the community on planning matters, lists of current and recent consultation processes that have been conducted can be found below.

Current consultations

Find out how to get involved and have your say on specific planning reviews.

Protecting the Macdeon Ranges region

Have your say about the draft planning statement for the Macdeon Ranges protection plan. Submissions close on Monday 19 February 2018.

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Previous consultations

West Gate Tunnel EES

Feedback was sought on the Environment Effects Statement (EES), a draft planning scheme amendment, and works approval application for the West Gate Tunnel Project. Submissions closed at on 10 July 2017.

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Victoria Planning Provisions survey

Feedback was sought to help inform the Smart Planning program’s planning rules and policy reform. The survey closed on 10 July 2017.

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Melbourne Regional Landfill expansion

A Regulatory Impact Statement has been prepared for the proposed planning and subdivision regulations. Comments on the proposals were received until 15 July 2016.

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Building Regulations sunset review

Comments were sought on the proposed changes to the Building Regulations for Victoria. Submissions closed on 18 July.

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Debneys Precinct: Flemington Estate renewal

Comments on the planning proposal for this social housing renewal project closed on 28 July 2017.

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Protecting the Yarra River

Comments were sought on the key issues and opportunities for the river. Submissions closed on 8 August 2016.

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Bunyip North Granite Quarry Scoping Requirements

Comments were invited on the draft scoping requirements for this proposal. Submissions closed on 9 August 2017.

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Planning for Golf in Victoria

Feedback was sought on the Planning for Golf Discussion Paper. Submissions closed on 14 August 2017.

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Fingerboards Mineral Sands Project

Comments on the Draft EES Scoping Requirements for the Fingerboards Mineral Sands Project closed on 6 October 2017.

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UYVDR Regional Strategy Plan

Comments were sought on the Upper Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges Regional Strategy Plan. Comments on the proposals were received until 6 October 2016.

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Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne

Comments on the suitability of the planning proposal for the redevelopment of the Abbotsford Street Site, North Melbourne. Submissions closed 16 October 2017.

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Tyntynder Lane, Bright

Comments about Tyntnder Lane, Bright. Submissions closed 3 November 2017.

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1000 Whitehorse Road and 16-18 Spring Street, Box Hill

Comments about 1000 Whitehorse Road and 16-18 Spring Street, Box Hill. Submissions closed on 3 November 2017.

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Planning for sustainable animal industries

Have your say about proposed reforms to planning controls for animal industries in Victoria. Submissions closed on 14 November 2017.

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30 Jarrah Street and 41 Pearce Street, Wodonga

Have your say about 30 Jarrah & 46 Pearce Streets, Wodonga. Submissions closed on 11 November 2017.

Melbourne Planning Scheme Amendment C313 - Carlton Connect

Have your say about the proposed amendment to the Melbourne Planning Scheme for the Carlton Connect Initiative. Submissions closed on 17 November 2017.

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