Brimbank Planning Scheme Amendment C195

The Brimbank City Council has prepared Amendment C195 to the Brimbank Planning Scheme.

The land affected by the amendment is The Amendment applies to all the land zoned Activity Centre Zone - Schedule 1 (ACZ1) and within 30 metres of land (not a road) which is in a residential zone.

See Map 1 for a description of the location of the land affected by the Amendment.

Map 1

Amendment Proposal

The amendment proposes to Amendment amend Schedule 1 to the Activity Centre Zone applying to the Sunshine Town Centre to extend notice and third party review rights for applications to subdivide land, construct a building or construct or carry out works on land within 30 metres of land (not a road) which is in a residential zone.

This will have the effect of requiring notice to be given of certain applications made under the ACZ1 within 30 metres of residentially zoned land.

Council will be required to consider any objections received and applications may be subject to review at the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT).

Specifically the Amendment inserts the following at Section 7.0:

  • “The application is to subdivide land, construct a building or construct or carry out works on land within 30 metres of land (not a road) which is in a residential zone”.

Read the C195 Amendment Documents

You may inspect the amendment, any documents that support the amendment and the explanatory report about the amendment, free of charge, at the following locations:

Adoption of C195

At the Ordinary meeting on the 11 October 2017 Council resolved to adopt the planning scheme amendment C195.

A copy of Brimbank Planning Scheme Amendment C195 was sent to the Minister for Planning in November 2017 for approval, under section 31 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987.

At this stage the Minister for Planning has not made a decision about Brimbank Planning Scheme Amendment C195.