Amendment C370melb

The Minister for Planning referred proposed Amendment C370melb to the Melbourne Planning Scheme (amendment) to the Priority Project Standing Advisory Committee (advisory committee) for advice and recommendations.

The proposed amendment seeks to:

  • apply the Capital City Zone Schedule 1 (Outside the Retail Core) to the land;
  • apply the Design and Development Overlay Schedule 10 to the land;
  • apply the Environmental Audit Overlay to the land; and
  • amend Schedule to Clause 66.04 (Referral of Permit Applications under Local Provisions) to insert a requirement for planning applications triggered under Clause 3.0 of Schedule 1 to Clause 37.04 on the Treasury Square site to be referred to VicTrack and the Department of Transport as a determining referral authority. This is to ensure that the current and future transport interests are protected regarding the future development of the site.

Read about the final outcome below.

Advisory Committee Report

The advisory committee recommended that the amendment be approved as exhibited, with changes as outlined in its report.

Ministers Decision

The Minister for Planning has approved the amendment as recommended by the advisory committee, with further changes.

The approved Amendment C370melb to the Melbourne planning scheme was gazetted on 7 December 2020.

The Minister has approved granting of a planning permit for a two lot subdivision of the site as recommended by the advisory committee. The Minister directed the City of Melbourne to issue a planning permit within seven days of gazettal of Amendment C370melb in accordance with the section 96J of the Planning and Environment Act 1987. The City of Melbourne issued the permit on 9 December 2020.


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