CS Town Planning News

Mandatory Public Open Space Contribution for subdivision applications in Frankston


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


Sophie Thomas. 


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

Solar Panels in Victoria now protected from overshadowing


Sophie Thomas.


This amendment introduces a firm policy for councils to follow when considering solar panels as part of a town planning permit applicaiton. 

Further Debate about Monash’s Amendment C125


Sophie Thomas.


Further debate about this planning scheme amendment is likely after the latest verision council have decided to lodge with the planning minister.