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For your application you'll need to submit:
You can find detailed information requirements in our ePlanning portal and also in the checklist accompanying each application pack.
If you’re seeking a permit for a site of less than 500 square metres in area you’ll need to provide additional ResCode information.
Refer to the checklist (available in our ePlanning portal as well as our application pack) to make sure you’ve completed all the required information and then lodge your planning application with Council.
Use the Planning Register in our ePlanning portal to locate the relevant application and apply online.
Apply for a permit via ePlanning
Each form includes detailed instructions on what information you need to provide in your application:
Standard Application Form
Download Standard Application Form(PDF, 350KB)
Use this form for all new planning permit applications except Melbourne Water Special Building Overlay and Hedgeley Dene Tree Works which have separate forms.
Special Building Overlay - Melbourne Water-only application form
Download Melbourne Water-only SBO form(PDF, 291KB)
This form is for sites which are over 500 square metres in area and for which the only trigger for a planning permit is the Special Building Overlay for Melbourne Water.
You need to contact Melbourne Water before you lodge your application and enclose the approved plans and covering letter with your application.
For more information see Clause 44.05 of the Stonnington Planning Scheme.
Hedgeley Dene – Neighbourhood Character Overlay tree works-only application form
Download Hedgeley Dene NCO Tree Work form(PDF, 353KB)
Use this form for sites within Hedgeley Dene where the only trigger for a planning permit is to lop, prune or remove trees - Neighbourhood Character Overlay.
For more information see Clause 43.05 of the Stonnington Planning Scheme.
Download VicSmart application form(PDF, 338KB)
VicSmart is a simple and fast planning permit process for permit applications relating to:
Yes, you can:
We’ll need you to complete a Revised Application Declaration form and fee (if applicable) before we can accept the revisions or detail changes for assessment.
This form is available on the ePlanning portal, but you can also download it below.
Revise your submission via ePlanning
Download the Revised Application Declaration form(PDF, 223KB).
Fee details for applications.
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