The Victorian Government is seeking feedback on proposed reforms to planning controls for Victoria's animal industries.

The proposed reforms explained in the consultation document deliver on key actions in the Victorian Government’s response to the Animal Industries Advisory Committee's final report:

View information sheets on key reforms:

View frequently asked questions:

View the proposed changes to zones and other provisions of planning schemes:

How to provide feedback

Please provide your feedback by Tuesday, 14 November 2017.

Make a submission

Public information sessions

Public information sessions will be held throughout Victoria during October.

Register to receive details about the upcoming sessions by email: psai@ecodev.vic.gov.au

LocationDate Session time^ Primary audience *
Traralgon
Century Inn
5 Airfield Rd, Traralgon
Thursday
5 October
10.30 am - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Pakenham (Officer)
Cardinia Cultural Centre
40 Lakeside Boulevard, Pakenham
Friday
6 October
10.30 am - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Bellarine
Parks Hall, Little Reserve
Newcombe Street, Port Arlington
Tuesday
10 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Bendigo
All Seasons Conference Centre
171-183 McIvor Highway, Bendigo
Thursday
12 October
10.30 am - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
6.00 pm - 7.30 pm Farmers and community
Echuca (Moama)
Moama RSL
Merool Lane, Moama, NSW
Friday
13 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Benalla
Lakeside Community Centre
Benalla Showgrounds, Benalla
Wednesday
18 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Colac
Colac Bowling Club
35 Moore St, Colac
Monday
23 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Hamilton
Agriculture Victoria Office
915 Mt Napier Road, Hamilton
Tuesday
24 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Horsham
Grains Innovation Park
110 Natimuk Road, Horsham
Monday
30 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners
Daylesford
Victoria Park Pavilion
3021 Ballan-Daylesford Rd, Daylesford
Tuesday
31 October
10.30 am  - 1.30 pm Farmers and community
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm Planners

Alexandra
Alexandra Council Chambers
28 Perkins Street, Alexandra

Thursday
26 October  
10.30 am - 1.30 pm Farmers and community

^ Doors will open 30 minutes prior to sessions commencing

* Please note all sessions are open to the public

More information

More information about the Animal Industries Advisory Committee's final report and the Victorian Government's response can be viewed online at: agriculture.vic.gov.au/planning-animal-industries

Read the media release

Contact

If you have any questions about the proposed reforms or about providing feedback, please contact the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning on (03) 8392 5433 or email: planning.systems@delwp.vic.gov.au