Information about what a certificate of title is and why it is required as part of the planning process
We provide verbal and written advice on planning enquiries. You will receive a written response within 10 business days.
Plans required for your planning application
Many area's of the Mornington Peninsula are affected by planning controls which may trigger the need for a planning permit before vegetation can be removed, lopped or destroyed.
VicSmart is a simple and fast assessment process for straightforward planning permit applications, introduced to the Victoria Planning Provisions and all planning schemes on 19 September 2014.
Viewing planning application documentation including application information and objections
Information on VCAT and the appeals process for planning decisions
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
Visit: National Relay Service
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
Open from 8.30am – 5pm Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays).
Rosebud Office90 Besgrove Street, 3939
Mornington Office2 Queen Street, 3931
Hastings Office21 Marine Parade, 3915
Somerville Office1085 Frankston-Flinders Road, within Somerville Library, 3912
Please be aware that CCTV cameras are in operation at a number of Shire buildings, including municipal offices, recreation centres and youth centres.
Mornington Peninsula Shire acknowledges and pays respect to the Bunurong / BoonWurrung people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters