Month: December 2017

PLANNING SCHEME CHANGES TO NATIVE VEGETATION PROTECTION AND BUSHFIRE PLANNING

The Victorian State Government recently gazetted two changes to the Victorian Planning Provisions, which introduced Amendment VC138 and Amendment VC140. VC 138 Native Vegetation Protection Amendment VC138 implements reforms relating to the Victorian Government review of the planning provisions for native vegetation removal, with the changes said to be designed to strengthen biodiversity considerations. The… Read more »