Kaufland is a German-based grocery chain, and is a subsidiary of the Schwarz Group, the world's fourth largest retailer. Kaufland Australia intends to enter the Victorian retail market and has requested that the Minister for Planning assist in facilitating its plan to deliver an initial tranche of proposed supermarket-based stores.

Kaufland Stores in Victoria Advisory Committee

An Advisory Committee has been appointed to provide advice to the Minister for Planning on all relevant planning matters associated with the location, development and use of six proposed Kaufland supermarket-based stores in metropolitan Melbourne. Further stores may be referred to the Advisory Committee in a future phase. The project proponent is Kaufland Australia Pty Ltd.

Referred Sites

The Minister for Planning has referred six sites to the Advisory Committee for consideration. These sites are:

  • 1-5 Gladstone Road, Dandenong
  • 592-694 High Street, Epping
  • 1126 Centre Road, Oakleigh South
  • 1550 Pascoe Vale Road, Coolaroo
  • 266 Maroondah Highway, Chirnside Park
  • 1158 Nepean Highway, Mornington

Make a submission

The Advisory Committee will seek submissions on each site once the planning proposal is provided to it. Interested parties will be able to view the planning proposal and make submissions below.

Contact us

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For questions about making a submission and the Public Hearing, please contact:

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