The Mornington Peninsula Planning Scheme sets out policies and provisions for the use, development and protection of land in the Mornington Peninsula.
It is a statutory requirement to keep planning scheme amendments on display for at least two months after they have been received. And for some important amendments it could be much longer.
The Victorian Government has reviewed mapping for the Bushfire Management Overlay (BMO), and the Mornington Peninsula Planning Scheme maps have now been updated to include more properties in the Overlay.
From time to time Council prepares submissions to State Government on matters that affect the Mornington Peninsula Planning Scheme.
The Biodiversity Highlights publication summarises a number of detailed technical reports prepared for Council over many years by ecological and scientific consultants.
Residential Building Heights Planning Changes
The Port of Hastings Development Authority (PoHDA) was established in January 2012 to manage the development of Hastings as a future container port.
The Rye Township Plan sets out the long-term strategic vision for the town, providing a holistic view of the township including the foreshore, Point Nepean Road and commercial centre.
Public exhibition of the draft Tyabb Airfield Precinct Plan is now closed. Council officers have reviewed the submissions and prepared a Council report.
The exhibition period of the draft Mornington Peninsula Housing and Settlement Strategy 2017 (the HSS) is now closed. Council officers have reviewed the submissions received and prepared a Council report.
If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can contact us through the National Relay Service.
TTY/voice calls: 133 677 Speak and listen: 1300 555 727 SMS relay: 0423 677 767
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 Boon Wurrung / Bunurong people, the traditional custodians of these lands and waters.