What is a Town Planner?

What is a Town Planner?

Due to the complexity and demands on the use of land, there are various types of town planners all consisting of different roles and responsibilities such as strategic town planners, transport town planners, social planners and rural and regional planners. Therefore,...
Red Dot Decision Garden Area Interpretation by VCAT

Red Dot Decision Garden Area Interpretation by VCAT

On the 31 July 2019, VCAT issued a decision Clayton Gardens Pty Ltd v Monash CC (Red Dot) [2019] regarding the interpretation of the minimum garden area for the construction of 15 dwellings on three lots. More specifically, the minimum garden area requirement states...
New Tree Protection Local Law

New Tree Protection Local Law

In July 2019, the City of Darebin introduced a Tree Protection Local Law to enhance and protect the trees within the City of Darebin, whereby tree removal and pruning on private property will be regulated. Similar to the City of Boroondara who have implemented a...