Stage 3 "Stay at Home" restrictions will be reinstated across metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire from 11:59pm on Wednesday 8 July. This includes the Mornington Peninsula.
Part 5 Siting of the Building Regulations requires Council Report and Consent to build outside of the Building Regulations. Consideration is given to requests for minor variations to the Building Regulations that might result from site limitations and design constraints.
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Download and Print Report and Consent - Part 5 Application Form.pdf(PDF, 281KB)
Check if a Planning Permit is required for your project and if it regulates the same siting matter. If a Planning Permit is required and you do not need consent to vary Part 5 Siting, a refund will not be provided. To find out if you need a Planning Permit, please contact the Planning Services unit on (03) 5950 1010 or for more information, see Planning Advice.
Read the Minister’s Guideline MG-12 – Siting and Design of Single Dwellings Ministers-Guidelines(PDF, 216KB) and ensure that your proposal complies with the guideline. Council must refuse to give consent to a design that does not comply with the Minister’s Guidelines.
If Council determines that the application may impact on adjacent property owners, adjoining owners comments must be obtained:
Obtain a complete copy of title less than 12 months old. For information on how to obtain a copy of title, see Title Search.
Complete and submit your application.
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
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