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.
View current and past strategic planning projects, including: Township Plans, Strategies and Management Plans.
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.
Victorian Government Urged to Reverse Three Storey McMansion Planning Decision Threat to Mornington Peninsula Villages. All political parties should take a long-term planning view of the environmentally sensitive Mornington Peninsula region for the benefit of future generations.
The Port of Hastings Development Authority (PoHDA) was established in January 2012 to manage the development of Hastings as a future container port.
The Mornington Peninsula Shire has prepared the 4 Step Context Analysis and Design Response Guide to assist prospective planning permit applicants and design consultants.
Residential Building Heights Planning Changes
These are significant changes recently introduced by the Minister for Planning that affect several or all planning schemes in Victoria.
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.