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Planning Fees

Planning Permit Fees

Current planning fees apply from 1 July 2022

Class Type of Application Fee for Permit Application Combined Application Half Fee
1 Change or allow a new use of the land $1,360.80 $680.40
Single dwelling
To develop land, or to use and develop land for a single dwelling per lot, or to undertake development ancillary to the use of the land for a single dwelling per lot if the estimated cost of the development is:
   
2 Up to $10,000 $206.40 $103.20
3 $10,001 to $100,000 $649.80 $324.90
4 $100,001 to $500,000 $1,330.20 $665.10
5 $500,001 to $1M $1,437.30 $718.70
6 $1M to $2M $1,544.30 $772.20
VicSmart
A permit that is the subject of a VicSmart application if the estimated cost of the development is:
 
7 Up to $10,000 $206.40 $103.20
8 More than $10,001 $443.40 $221.70
9 Application to subdivide or consolidate land $206.40 $103.20
10 Application other than Class 7,8 or 9 $206.40 $103.20
All Other Development
To develop land if the estimated cost of the development is:
 
11 Up to $100,000 (other than Class 2,3,7 or 8, subdivision or consolidation) $1,185.00 $592.50
12 $100,001 to $1M (other than Class 4,5,8 or subdivision or consolidation) $1,597.80 $798.90
13 $1M to $5M (other than Class 6,8 or subdivision or consolidation) $3,524.30 $1,762.20
14 $5M to $15M (other than Class 8 or subdivision or consolidation) $8,982.90 $4,491.10
15 $15M to $50M (other than Class 8 or subdivision or consolidation) $26,489.90 $13,245.00
16 More than $50M (other than Class 8 or subdivion or consolidation) $59,539.30 $29,769.60
Subdivision  
17 Subdivide an existing building (other than Class 9) $1,360.80 $680.40
18 Subdivide land into two lots (other than Class 9 or 16) $1,360.80 $680.40
19 Realignment of a common boundary between two lots or to consolidate two or more lots (other than Class 9) $1,360.80 $680.40
20

To subdivide land (other than Class 9, 16, 17 or 18 permit)
(per 100 lots created)

$1,360.80 $680.40
21

To
a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or
b) create or remove a right of way; or
c) create, vary or remove an easement other than right of way; or
d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant.

$1,360.80 $680.40
22 A permit not otherwise provided in the regulation $1,360.80 $680.40

 

Permit Applications For More Than One Class

Type of Application

Fee

  1. An application for more than one class of permit set out in the above table:
     
  2. An application to amend a permit in more than one class set out in the above table:

The sum of:

The highest of the fees which would have applied if separate applications were made; and

50% of each of the other fees which would have applied if separate applications were made.

 

Application to Amend Planning Permits

Class of permit Type of Amendment Application Fee to Amend Application Combined Application Half Fee
1 Change or allow a new use of the land $1,360.80 $680.40
2 Amendment to permit to change the statement of what the permit allows to change any or all of the conditions of the permit (other than a permit to use and/or develop land for a single dwelling or ancillary building per lot. $1,360.80 $680.40
Single Dwelling
Amendment to a Class 2,3,4,5 or 6 permit* if the cost of any additional development permitted by the amendment is:
   
3 $10,000 or less $206.40 $103.20
4 $10,001 to $100,000 $649.80 $324.90
5 $100,001 to $500,000 $1,330.20 $665.10
6 $500,001 or more $1,437.30 $718.70
VicSmart
Amendment to a permit that is the subject of VicSmart if the estimated cost of the additional development is:
   
7 $10,000 or less $206.40 $103.20
8 $10,001 or more $443.40 $221.70
9 Amendment to a Class 9 permit* $206.40 $103.20
10 Amendment to Class 10 permit* $206.40 $103.20

All Other Development
Amendment where the estimated cost of any additional development to be permitted by the amendment is:

   
11 $100,000 or less
(Amendment to Class 11,12,13,14,15 or 16 permit*)
$1,164.80 $582.40
12 $100,001 to $1,000,000
(Amendment to Class 12,13,14,15 or 16 permit*)
$1,570.60 $785.30
13 $1,000,001 or more
(Amendment to Class 11,12,13,14,15 or 16 permit*)
$3,464.40 $1,732.20
Subdivision    
14 Amendment to a Class 17 permit* $1,360.80 $680.40
15 Amendment to a Class 18 permit* $1,360.80 $680.40
16 Amendment to a Class 19 permit* (per 100 lots created) $1,360.80 $680.40
17 Amendment to a Class 20 permit* $1,360.80 $680.40
18 Amendment to a Class 21 permit* $1,360.80 $680.40
19 Amendment to a Class 22 permit* $1,360.80 $680.40

* Refer to Applications for Planning Permit table

Amending An Application Once Notice Has Been Given

Type of Application

Fee

  1. Section 57A(3)(a) - Request to amend an application for permit after notice has been given; or
  2. Section 57A(3)(a) – Request to amend an application for an amendment to a permit after notice has been given:

40% of the application fee for that class of permit or amendment to permit; and

Where the class of application is changing to a new class of higher application fee, the difference between the fee for the application to be amended and the fee for the new class.