Planning Certificate - Victoria

Description

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

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $21.30

If application is not made electronically. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $7.00

If application is made electronically. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task 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

Colac Otway Shire

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Compliance Unit

Operating address: 2-6 Rae Street
Colac, Victoria, 3250
Mailing address: PO BOX 283
Colac, Victoria 3250
Phone: 03 5232 9400
Fax: 03 5232 9586
Email: inq@colacotway.vic.gov.au
Website: Colac Otway Shire (Opens in new window)