Planning permit fees & charges

Overview

Planning fees and charges are set by the State Government and vary depending on your application.

For information on our refund policy please visit planning service refund policy

Fees for applications for permits under section 47 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 (regulation 9)

Use of land

Class Description Fee
1 Use only $1,453.40

Single dwelling  use or development if the cost of development is:

Class Description Fee
2 $10,000 or less

$220.50

3 More than $10,000 but not more than $100,000

$694.00

4

More than $100,000 but not more than $500,000

$1,420.70

5

More than $500,000 but not more than $1,000,000

$1,535.00

6 More than $1,000,000 but not more than $2,000,000

$1,649.30

VicSmart applications

Class Description Fee
7

VicSmart application if the estimated cost of development is $10,000 or less

$220.50

8

VicSmart application if the estimated cost of development is more than $10,000

$473.60

9

VicSmart application to subdivide or consolidate land

$220.50

10 VicSmart application (other than a class 7, 8 or 9 permit)

$220.50

Other development if the cost of development is:

Class Description Fee
11

$100,000 or less

$1,265.60

12

More than $100,000 but not more than $1,000,000

$1,706/50

13

More than $1,000,000 but not more than $5,000,000

$3,764.10

14

More than $5,000,000 but not more than $15,000,000

$9,593.90

15

More than $15,000,000 but not more than $50,000,000

$28,291.70

16

More than $50,000,000

$63,589.00

Subdivision

Class Description Fee
17

To subdivide an existing building (other than a class 9 permit)

$1,453.40

18

To subdivide land into 2 lots (other than a class 9 or class 17 permit)

$1,453.40

19

To effect a realignment of a common boundary between lots or consolidate 2 or more lots (other than a class 9 permit)

$1,453.40

20

Subdivide land (other than a class 9, class 17, class 18, or class 19 permit)

$1,453.40 per 100 lots created

21 To:
a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or
b) create or remove a right of way; or
c) create, vary or remove an easement other than a right of way; or
d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant.
$1,453.40
22 A permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation $1,453.40

Fees for amending permits

Fees for applications to amend permits under section 72 of the Planning and Environment Act 1987 (regulation 11)

Class Description Fee
1 Amendment to a permit to change the use of land allowed by the permit or allow a new use of land. $1,453.40
2 Amendment to a permit to change the statement of what the permit allows or to change any or all of the conditions which apply to the permit

$1,453.40

Single dwelling use or development if the cost of the additional development is:

Class Description Fee
3 $10,000 or less

$220.50

4 More than $10,000 but not more than $100,000

$694.00

5

More than $100,000 but not more than $500,000

$1,420.70

6

More than $500,000

$1,535.00

VicSmart applications

Class Description Fee
7

Amendment to a class 7 permit - if the cost of any additional development is $10,000 or less

$220.50

8

Amendment to a class 8 permit - if the cost of any additional development is more than $10,000

$473.60

9

Amendment to a class 9 permit - subdivide or consolidate land

$220.50

10 Amendment to a class 10 permit (a VicSmart application other than a class 7, 8 or 9 permit)

$220.50

Other development if the cost of the additional development is:

Class Description Fee
11

$100,000 or less

$1,265.60

12

More than $100,000 but not more than $1,000,000

$1,706.50

13

More than $1,000,000

$3,764.10

Subdivision

Class Description Fee
14

Amendment to a permit - to subdivide an existing building (other than a class 9 permit)

$1,453.40

15

Amendment to a permit -to subdivide land into two lots (other than a class 9 or 17 permit)

$1,453.40

16

Amendment to a permit - to effect a realignment of a common boundary between lots or to consolidate two or more lots (other than a class 9 permit)

$1,453.40

17

Amendment to a permit - to subdivide land (other than a class 9, 17, 18 or 19 permit)

$1,453.40 per 100 lots created.

18 Amendment to a permit to:
a) create, vary or remove a restriction within the meaning of the Subdivision Act 1988; or
b) create or remove a right of way; or
c) create, vary or remove an easement other than a right of way; or
d) vary or remove a condition in the nature of an easement (other than right of way) in a Crown grant.

$1,453.40 per 100 lots created.

19 Amendment to a permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation

$1,453.40

Subdivision Certification

Class Description Fee
6

For certification of a plan of subdivision

$192.70 
7

Alteration of plan under section 10(2) of the Act

$122.50 
 8 Amendment of certified plan under section 11(1) of the Act $155.10 

 

Section 50 & 57A Amendments

Class Description Fee
50

Request to amend prior to notices being given

No fee
57

Request to amend after notices being given

40% of the original class fee

 

Other fees

Regulation Description Fee
22

A permit not otherwise provided for in the regulation

 

$1,453.40

15 Certification of Compliance under Section 97N 

$359.30

16 For an agreement to a proposal to amend or end an agreement under section 173 of the Act

$726.70

N/A

Secondary Consent to plans – GST applies

 

$358.50

 

N/A

Extension of Time to a permit – GST applies

$357.00

N/A Request for Written Planning Advice – GST applies

 

$172.82

N/A

Request for Copies of Permit and Plans – GST applies

$173.00

 

N/A

Pre-application Meeting


 

 $273.84

 

 

Advertising fees

Description

Fees

1-10 notices

$110.06

11+ (base fee + per notice fee) – each additional notice (to max $1,500)

$6.92

Each additional notice (to max $1,500)

$6.92

Advertising Sign – A1

$218.00

Advertising Sign – 1.2m x 1.8m

$357.86

Newspaper Advertising

$577.00 – $988.00

Valuations and revaluation for open space valuation for subdivisions

$442.40