Site Details

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 owner: Development Victoria on behalf of Department of Treasury and Finance

Municipality: City of Yarra

Aerial view of former Fitzroy gasworks site

Key Dates

Submission Period

Submission can be made online from 26 February 2018 until 5pm, 6 April 2018

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 Request to Be Heard section of the online form.

Make your submission

Information Session

Date: Thursday 15 March 2018
Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm 
Venue: Melbourne Metropole Central, 44 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Further information is available on the Advisory Committee webpage.

Public Hearings

Commencing May 2018

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.

Further information is available on the Advisory Committee webpage.


The Advisory Committee Report is due to the Minister in June 2018.

Planning Provisions

Existing ProvisionsProposed Changes
Public Use Zone 1 - Service and Utility; and
Public Use Zone 6 - Local Government
Mixed Use Zone; and
Public Use Zone 2 - Education
Design and Development Plan Overlay (Schedule 2)Retain
Heritage Overlay (HO211) and (HO468)Retain
Special Building OverlayRetain
 Development Plan Overlay (Schedule 16)
 Environmental Audit Overlay

More Information

  • Site and the selection of the proposed planning provisions:
    Development Victoria on behalf of DTF
    ☎ Phone: (03) 8317 3469 ✉ Email:
  • All other questions:
    Fast Track Government Land Service
    Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
    ☎ Phone: (03) 8683 0949
    ✉ Email: