The Proposal

The Department of Health and Human Services have requested the Minister for Planning change the planning scheme provisions for the New Street Estate, Brighton. The Minister for Planning has referred the proposal to the Social Housing Renewal Standing Advisory Committee.

Next steps

The submission period has closed for the New Street Estate, Brighton planning proposal.


Directions Hearing:

The Committee held a Directions Hearing on Thursday 19 October 2017, at 11.30am at Planning Panels Victoria, 1 Spring Street Melbourne.

Public Hearing:

The Committee will held a Public Hearing from Wednesday 8 November. A Hearing Timetable has been prepared and can be accessed in the document library.


Contact Us

For questions about the site and the selection of the proposed planning changes, please contact:

Name Department of Health and Human Services
Phone 03 9096 5281
Email housing.renewal@dhhs.vic.gov.au
Website www.dhs.vic.gov.au/about-the-department/plans,-programs-and-projects/projects-and-initiatives/housing-and-accommodation/public-housing-renewal-project

For general enquiries, please contact:

Name Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Phone 03 8683 0901
Email sh.renewal@delwp.vic.gov.au
Website www.planning.vic.gov.au/policy-and-strategy/housing-strategy/social-housing-renewal-program

For questions about the Standing Advisory Committee process, please contact:

Name Planning Panels Victoria
Phone 03 8392 5123
Email planning.panels@delwp.vic.gov.au
Website www.planning.vic.gov.au/panels-and-committees/current-panels/social-housing-renewal-standing-advisory-committee

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