Need to make changes to your endorsed plans?
Do you have the following condition specified on your permit?
"The use and/or development as shown on the endorsed plan(s) must not be altered without the written consent of the responsible authority".
If so, you may be eligible to apply for a Secondary Consent if your request meets the following criteria:
- The changes must not transform the permit to a use or development that was not previously considered and approved;
- The changes cannot be contrary to any condition in the original permit;
- The changes cannot be those that would trigger an additional planning permit under the Brimbank Planning Scheme;
- The changes must not cause material detriment to the surrounding area as there is no advertising associated with a Secondary Consent;
- The description of what is allowed by the permit cannot be altered by Secondary Consent
- The permit conditions cannot be varied or deleted by Secondary Consent;
- The changes must not cause material detriment to the surrounding area as there is no advertising associated with a Secondary Consent.
The responsible authority will determine whether the request for a Secondary Consent meets the above criteria. If it does not, a planning officer will advise you of how to apply for an amendment to a permit or a new planning permit application.
Wait, is it a subdivision application you need to change/amend?
If it is, then you're in the wrong place - subdivision applications are processed through SPEAR and can only be lodged by a registered Land Surveyor. So jump on the SPEAR website to do this.
- $880.00 for a minor amendment to a planning permit
What you need to apply:
- Copy of Title and Plan of Subdivision (produced within the last 3 months)
- Copy of any Covenants or Section 173 Agreements registered on Title if any (under ‘Encumbrances’)
- Dimensioned plans including:
- Existing conditions / previously endorsed plans
- Proposed site, floor and elevation plans showing the changes
- Feature survey plan (if applicable)
- Materials and colour schedule (if applicable)
- A credit card to make the payment
This form takes about 20 minutes to complete.
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