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.

  • Current major developments

    View all current major developments in the City of Yarra.

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  • Advertised planning applications

    Search all advertised planning permit applications and their status.

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  • Planning permit applications

    What you need to know about planning permit applications.

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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

    Our planning permit application process and how to appeal a decision.

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  • Heritage

    Find out about heritage protection. 

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