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Discuss a project with a planner

The rules and requirements around what property owners can do to renovate, extend or subdivide their land can be confusing. We are here to help.

Who do I contact?

I am thinking about making changes to my property or developing my land

Please call us on (03) 9599 4666 for any general enquiries.

I want detailed information about what I can do with a property

If you would like detailed information about what you can do on your property you can request planning advice. There is a fee for this service.

I have my proposed plans and documents ready

If you have proposed plans ready, together with your certificate of title and photos of the site and surroundings book a meeting with a planner.

Meet with a planner

We will help make sure you have everything you need to lodge your planning permit application.

I currently have a planning permit application underway

Please call your allocated planner whose details have been provided to you in your application correspondence. Alternatively, call us on (03) 9599 4666.

I need to discuss or object to an advertised application

To discuss a planning permit application call us on (03) 9599 4666.

Viewing planning applications online

In light of changes to the Planning and Environment Act 1987, all unauthorised personal information contained in planning permit application documents and information will be redacted before being published online.

We are currently working through ensuring all current advertised planning applications are available in line with changes.

View planning applications online

If the planning application documents you require are not currently available online, you can view them at our office, 76 Royal Avenue Sandringham, from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. Alternatively, call our Planning Department on (03) 9599 4666 for assistance.

You can also make an objection to or support a planning permit online.

Telecommunications guidelines

If you are a developer or owner-builder, there are important Commonwealth telecommunications rules you need to comply with. For more information visit the Australian Government's Infrastructure website.