Land development - Investigation and planning

All land development within the City of Greater Geelong must be in accordance with the principles of the Sustainable Communities - Infrastructure Development Guidelines.

Developers and Consultants need to be familiar with the general principles contained within these guidelines. (Request a copy of this document using the Feedback form below).

A large amount of background information can be found on the webpage Infrastructure Development Guidelines - Helpful Links and References.

Consult with our Planning staff as early as possible in your development proposal plans for help with your planning permit application. Developers are encouraged to arrange a pre-application meeting with Planning Staff to discuss their development proposal.

Many issues may need Investigation such as:

It is essential that all the constraints to your development are understood, defined, quantified and solution(s) proposed as part of your application.

Page last updated: Tuesday, 1 February 2022