Planning Certificate - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this certificate if you need to find out how an area of land has been zoned or if there are any special conditions applicable to it under your local council's planning scheme.

You may require this planning certificate if you are partaking in the sale of land in which you must provide certain details or when proposing development of land.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To obtain this certificate you must make a written application on the approved form to the Council clearly stating the following details:

  • name and address of applicant
  • address of land, title particulars, plan showing land or any combination of these
  • the use, development or other matter for which permit is required
  • the existing use of the land
  • the estimated cost of the development
  • who owns the land
  • the prescribed fee.

Please consult the responsible agency for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

Valid at time of issue.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$20.40If application is not made electronically. Fees for 2016-17.
Application$7.00

If application is made electronically. Fees for 2016-17.

Application$18.20Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for a Planning Certificate - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Approval time

Please allow at lease forty-five days.

Administering agency

Borough of Queenscliffe

Act(s) name

Planning and Environment Act 1987 (Victoria)

Regulation(s) name

Planning and Environment Regulations 2015 (Victoria)

Contact details

Town Planning Department
Borough of Queenscliffe


Operating address:
50 Learmonth Street
Queenscliff, Victoria 3225
Mailing address:
PO BOX 93
Queenscliff, Victoria 3225

Phone:

03 5258 1377

Fax:

03 5258 3315
info@queenscliffe.vic.gov.au

Website:

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