Start a planning permit application

Request pre-application advice

Lodge concept and discussion plans for review to obtain advice before applying for a planning permit.

Pre application request

Start a new permit application

New planning permit application

VicSmart: permit applications for simpler projects

Lodge an application for a planning permit under the VicSmart provisions.

New VicSmart permit application

Application document requirements

  • existing conditions plan
  • demolition plan (if applicable)
  • proposed site, floor and elevation plans
  • feature survey plan
  • for residential new builds, alterations and subdivisions, check ResCode
  • an arborist report (if any vegetation may be affected on the site or on surrounding sites).

You may apply for the lopping or removal of trees on a neighbouring property, however prior permission must be sought to access a neighbour's property and to carry out any works.