CS Town Planning News

What is a Section 173 Agreement?


Kinson Wong. 

This article explains a commonly used legal agreement used by councils as part of issuing planning approval. 

Mandatory communal outdoor space introduced for apartment developments in Victoria.


Kinson Wong. 

Read why the planning minister has made it mandatory for developers to provide communal outdoor spaces for residents in apartments. 

Minister announces tougher punishments for illegal demolition of heritage buildings


Kinson Wong. 

The Victorian government is introducing legislation to parliament to enforce severe punishments for developers.