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Fees and charges

Planning services fees and charges

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

Service Frequency Fee
Advertising fee for each letter required per letter $6.65
Advertising fee per sign per sign $80.00
Amend or removal of a Sect.173 Agreement plan fee $530.00
Extension of time request per request $240.00
File Retrieval fee - offsite retrieval per file $110.00
File Retrieval fee - onsite retrieval per file $55.00
Preparing a Sect. 173 Agreement plan fee Market cost
Request for secondary consent per 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

Service Frequency Fee
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

Service Frequency Fee
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 permit Cost recovery
Subdivision Inspection (2nd and subsequent) per permit $130.00

Fees for Permits

Class Type of Application Fee Units Fee
1 Use only 89 $1,286.10
2 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $0 — $10,000 13.5 $195.10
3 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $10,001 — $100,000 42.5 $614.10
4 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $100,001 — $500,000 87 $1,257.20
5 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $500,001 — $1,000,000 94 $1,358.30
6 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)¹ $1,00,001 — $2,000,000 101 $1,459.50
7 VicSmart application fee $0 — $10,000 13.5 $195.10
8 VicSmart application fee $10,001+ 29 $419.10
9 VicSmart application fee — to subdivide or consolidate land 13.5 $195.10
10 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $0 — $100,000 77.5 $1,119.90
11 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $100,001 — $1,000,000 104.5 $1,510.00
12 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $1,000,001 — $5,000,000 230.5 $3,330.70
13 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $5,000,001 — $15,000,000 587.5 $8,489.40
14 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $15,000,001 — $50,000,000 1732.5 $25,034.60
15 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)² $50,000,001+ 3894 $56,268.30
16 To subdivide an existing building 89 $1,286.10
17 To subdivide land into two (2) lots 89 $1,286.10
18 To realign a common boundary between lots or to consolidate 2 or more lots 89 $1,286.10
19 To subdivide land involving more than 2 lots (per 100 lots) 89 $1,286.10
20 To a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or 89 $1,286.10
20 To b) create or remove a right of way; or 89 $1,286.10
20 To c) create, vary or remove an easement other than a right of way; or 89 $1,286.10
20 To d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant 89 $1,286.10
21 A permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation 89 $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

Class Type of Amendment to Permit Fee Units Fee
1 Amendment to a permit to change the use of land allowed by the permit or allow a new use of land 89 $1,286.10
2 Amendment 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 permit 89 $1,286.10
3 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $0 — $10,000 13.5 $195.10
4 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $10,001 — $100,000 42.5 $614.10
5 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $100,001 — $500,000 87 $1,257.20
6 To develop land or use and develop land (for a single dwelling per lot)² $500,001+ 94 $1,358.30
7 VicSmart application fee $0 — $10,000 13.5 $195.10
8 VicSmart application fee $10,001+ 29 $419.10
9 VicSmart application fee — to subdivide or consolidate land 13.5 $195.10
10 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)³ $0 — $100,000 77.5 $1,119.90
11 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)³ $100,001 — $1,000,000 104.5 $1,510.00
12 To develop land (other than a single dwelling)³ $1,000,001+ 230.5 $3,330.70
16 To subdivide an existing building 89 $1,286.10
17 To subdivide land into two (2) lots 89 $1,286.10
18 To realign a common boundary between lots or to consolidate 2 or more lots 89 $1,286.10
19 To subdivide land involving more than 2 lots (per 100 lots) 89 $1,286.10
20 To a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or 89 $1,286.10
20 To b) create or remove a right of way; or 89 $1,286.10
20 To c) create, vary or remove an easement other than a right of way; or 89 $1,286.10
20 To d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant 89 $1,286.10
21 A permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation 89 $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

Type Fee Units Fee
Amend an application after notice has been given (Section 57A) 40% of original fee
Certificates of Compliance 22 $317.90
Determining whether a matter has been carried out to the satisfaction of the Responsible Authority¹ 22 $317.90
Certification of a plan under the Subdivision Act 1988 11.8 $170.50
Amendment of certified plan under section 11(1) of the Act 9.5 $137.30
Alteration of plan under Section 10(2) of the Act 7.5 $108.40
For an agreement to a proposal to amend or end an agreement under section 173 of the Act 44.5 $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)