The Minister for Planning has referred this site to the Government Land Standing Advisory Committee (Advisory Committee) for advice on the future planning provisions.

Site details

Owner of the site: Barwon Water

Planning Provisions

Zoning Public Use Zone 1 (Service and Utility) Special Use Zone
Overlays and other provisions

Environmental Significance Overlay – Schedule 1

Design and Development Overlay – Schedule 2

Bushfire Management Overlay

Retain Existing Overlays


Municipality: Moorabool Shire Council

Site address: 200 Shaws Road, Ballan

Aerial view of the site showing 200 Shaws Road, Ballan

Key Dates

  • Exhibition period: 6 February 2017 – 17 March 2017
  • Public Hearings: Week beginning 28 and 29 March 2017
  • Advisory Committee Report due to Minister for Planning:  May 2017

Information session

The Advisory Committee is hosting a public information session if you have any questions about the process, timing or how to make a submission.

The public information session is being held on:

Wednesday 22 February: 6.30 pm – 7.30pm 
Mechanics Institute Reserve and Community House
143 Inglis Street, Ballan

Public Hearings

The Advisory Committee will hold public hearings for those submitters who wish to make a presentation. These will be held 28 and 29 March 2017. If you have requested to make a presentation, the Advisory Committee will write to you to confirm the date, time and location of the public hearings after the exhibition period has closed.

Information Pack

The following information will help understand what is being proposed and why the planning provisions were selected.


Background Reports

Planning Scheme Provisions

How to make a submission

All submissions must be directed to the Advisory Committee and will be treated as public documents.  If you would like to make a presentation at the Public Hearing, you must make a written submission and complete the relevant section of the online form.

Make a submission

Contact information