CS Town Planning News

Why the correct Minimum Garden Area is essential for permit approval

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Sophie Thomas.

A recent VCAT decision saw a development rejected due to the fact the garden area was discovered to be 3.5 square metres short of the requirement. 

Apple’s Planning Permit for Fed Square Rejected by Heritage Victoria

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Sophie Thomas.

Read about the ultimate decision of Heritage Victoria to refuse an applicaiton from tech giant apple to develop a retail store in iconic Federation square.  

Mandatory Public Open Space Contribution for subdivision applications in Frankston

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Sophie Thomas.

 

Frankston Council is seeking to make public open space contributions mandatory for future subdivision applications made in the municipality through a fomal planning scheme amendment. 

Amendment C126 what this means for planning permit applications

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Sophie Thomas. 

 

Bayside City Council have agreed to omit mandatory height controls for future planning applications.