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Fees and charges

Planning services fees and charges

Excludes fees subject to Planning & Environment (Fees) Regs 2000

ServiceFrequencyFee
Advertising fee for each letter requiredper letter$6.65
Advertising fee per signper sign$80.00
Amend or removal of a Sect.173 Agreementplan fee$530.00
Extension of time requestper request$240.00
File Retrieval fee - offsite retrievalper file$110.00
File Retrieval fee - onsite retrievalper file$55.00
Preparing a Sect. 173 Agreementplan feeMarket cost
Request for secondary consentper request$160.00
Supplying a copy of a Planning Permit with plans (includes file retrieval)per permit$120.00
Supplying a copy of Planning Permit (no plans) or copy of plans alone (includes file retrieval)per permit$80.00

Excludes fees subject to Planning & Environment (Fees) Regs 2004

ServiceFrequencyFee
Provision of written advice (50% of the $130 removed from the planning application fee if the advice indicates a permit is needed and an application is lodged)per instance$130.00

Statutory Planning fees

ServiceFrequencyFee
Copy of permit or endorsed plans (electronic only - where available)per permit$35.00
Formal pre-application process (major proposals)per permit$270.00
Formal pre-application process (minor proposals)per permit$160.00
Open Space valuations (2nd and subsequent)per permitCost recovery
Subdivision Inspection (2nd and subsequent)per permit$130.00

Fees for Permits

ClassType of ApplicationFee UnitsFee
1Use only89$1,286.10
2To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $0 — $10,00013.5$195.10
3To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $10,001 — $100,00042.5$614.10
4To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $100,001 — $500,00087$1,257.20
5To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $500,001 — $1,000,00094$1,358.30
6To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $1,00,001 — $2,000,000101$1,459.50
7VicSmart application fee $0 — $10,00013.5$195.10
8VicSmart application fee $10,001+29$419.10
9VicSmart application fee — to subdivide or consolidate land13.5$195.10
10To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $0 — $100,00077.5$1,119.90
11To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $100,001 — $1,000,000104.5$1,510.00
12To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $1,000,001 — $5,000,000230.5$3,330.70
13To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $5,000,001 — $15,000,000587.5$8,489.40
14To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $15,000,001 — $50,000,0001732.5$25,034.60
15To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $50,000,001+3894$56,268.30
16To subdivide an existing building89$1,286.10
17To subdivide land into two (2) lots89$1,286.10
18To realign a common boundary between lots or to consolidate 2 or more lots89$1,286.10
19To subdivide land involving more than 2 lots (per 100 lots)89$1,286.10
20To a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or89$1,286.10
20To b) create or remove a right of way; or89$1,286.10
20To c) create, vary or remove an easement other than a right of way; or89$1,286.10
20To d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant89$1,286.10
21A permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation89$1,286.10

References:

  1. To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot) or to undertake development ancillary to the use of land for a single dwelling per lot if the estimated cost of development is [as stated above]
  2. To develop land (other than a single dwelling) if the estimated cost of development is [as stated above]

Fees for Section 72 Amendments

ClassType of Amendment to PermitFee UnitsFee
1Amendment to a permit to change the use of land allowed by the permit or allow a new use of land89$1,286.10
2Amendment to a permit¹ to change the statement of what the permit allows or to change any or all of the conditions which apply to the permit89$1,286.10
3To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $0 — $10,00013.5$195.10
4To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $10,001 — $100,00042.5$614.10
5To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $100,001 — $500,00087$1,257.20
6To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $500,001+94$1,358.30
7VicSmart application fee $0 — $10,00013.5$195.10
8VicSmart application fee $10,001+29$419.10
9VicSmart application fee — to subdivide or consolidate land13.5$195.10
10To develop land (other than a single dwelling)³ $0 — $100,00077.5$1,119.90
11To develop land (other than a single dwelling)³ $100,001 — $1,000,000104.5$1,510.00
12To develop land (other than a single dwelling)³ $1,000,001+230.5$3,330.70
16To subdivide an existing building89$1,286.10
17To subdivide land into two (2) lots89$1,286.10
18To realign a common boundary between lots or to consolidate 2 or more lots89$1,286.10
19To subdivide land involving more than 2 lots (per 100 lots)89$1,286.10
20To a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or89$1,286.10
20To b) create or remove a right of way; or89$1,286.10
20To c) create, vary or remove an easement other than a right of way; or89$1,286.10
20To d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant89$1,286.10
21A permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation89$1,286.10

References:

  1. Amendment to a permit (other than a permit to develop land for a single dwelling per lot or to use and develop land for a single dwelling per lot or to undertake development ancillary to the use of land for a single dwelling per lot) to change the statement of what the permit allows or to change any or all of the conditions which apply to the permit.
  2. To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot) or to undertake development ancillary to the use of land for a single dwelling per lot if the estimated cost of development is [as stated above].
  3. To develop land (other than a single dwelling) if the estimated cost of development is [as stated above].

Other Statutory Fees

TypeFee UnitsFee
Amend an application after notice has been given (Section 57A)40% of original fee
Certificates of Compliance22$317.90
Determining whether a matter has been carried out to the satisfaction of the Responsible Authority¹22$317.90
Certification of a plan under the Subdivision Act 198811.8$170.50
Amendment of certified plan under section 11(1) of the Act9.5$137.30
Alteration of plan under Section 10(2) of the Act7.5$108.40
For an agreement to a proposal to amend or end an agreement under section 173 of the Act44.5$643.00

References:

  1. Determining whether a matter has been carried out to the satisfaction of the Responsible Authority (including car parking consent, development plan approval, etc)