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How to Apply for a Planning Permit
Planning Permit Application - Online Form
VicSmart Planning Permit Application - Online Form
Amended Planning Permit Application - Online Form
Secondary Consent Application - Online Form
Plans Subject to Conditions Application - Online Form
Apply for a Building Permit
Request a Quote for a Building Permit - Online Form
Demolition Consent Application - Online Form
Consent to Construct Over/In an Easement Application - Online Form
Private Building Surveyors Section 30 lodgement - Online Form
Planning Permit - Extension of Time - Online Form
How to Apply for an Engineering Permit or Consent
Request to Vary or Extend the Time of a Building Permit Application - Online Form
Consent to Build on Land Liable to Flooding or Designated Land Application - Online Form
How to Apply for a Report and Consent
Report and Consent Application - Online Form
How to Apply for Consent for Works within a Council Road Reserve
Consent for Works within a Council Road Reserve Application - Online Form
How to Apply for an Asset Protection Permit
Asset Protection Permit Application - Online Form
Apply for a Report and Consent (Regulation 116): Footpath Occupation/Hoarding Permit
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Current Advertised Applications
Planning Objection - Online Form
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Draft Neighbourhood Character Study 2019-20
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Everything you need to know about applying for a permit, the planning permit process and asset protection.
We love seeing the city grow and develop and are here to help you with your planning permit every step of the way.
Need to amend/change your permit under Section 72 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987?
If you are here it's because you cannot act on your planning permit until certain conditions have been satisfied and the plans have been endorsed.
Want to knock something down or just move it?
Any structure or works planned for construction on, or over an easement requires a Building Over Easement consent.
Request for an extension of time for a planning permit.
Sometimes you just need more time for a building permit or perhaps you just want to keep perfecting your dream. We get that.
If the property is in an area that is liable to flooding you need to obtain consent in order to build.
We love good design and we love it more if it complies with the Ministerial Decision Guidelines
To ensure Council assets on building sites are maintained, all owners, builders, and their agents must get an Asset Protection Permit and lodge an Asset Protection Security Bond before work starts.