Liveable housing refers to basic and easy-to-implement features that improve the accessibility of new homes.
Liveable housing features improve new homes so that they are:
Banyule’s planning requirements incorporate a suite of liveable housing features to ensure that new homes better meet the current and futures needs of our community.
Liveable Housing Design Guidelines were adopted by Council in early 2013, supported by clause 21.06, Built Environment, Objective 4, Housing Change of the Banyule Planning Scheme which states: 'Encourage design that meets the needs of people with impaired mobility and other special needs, or can be adapted to meet such needs.'
Liveable Housing Design Guidelines
For any enquiries, contact our Planning Department on 9457 9808.
1 Flintoff Street
Greensborough VIC 3088
Tel: +61 3 9490 4222
Banyule City Council is proud to acknowledge the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung people as traditional custodians of the land and we pay respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Elders, past, present and emerging, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the region's history.
Banyule is a diverse community, made up of people from different cultures, beliefs, abilities, bodies, ages, sexualities, genders and identities. Council is committed to inclusion, access and equity for everyone. These principles foster cohesiveness, empower people and improve the wellbeing of the Banyule community.