Planning and development

We aim to ensure that development in the City of Yarra is suitable, safe, sensitive to the environment and preserves significant heritage areas.

Our planning regulations are set out in the Yarra Planning Scheme. It ensures that Yarra's unique characteristics are maintained but also caters for an increase in population.

  • Advertised planning applications

    Search all advertised planning permit applications and their status.

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  • Planning permit applications

    How to search, view and apply for planning permits.

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  • Support or object to an application

    How to lodge your support or objection to a planning permit application proposal.

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  • Decisions and appeals process

    Decisions about planning permit applications and how to appeal a decision.

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  • Heritage

    Find out about heritage protection. 

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