Everything you need to know about planning and building permit processes, and how we manage development across the City. Do I need a permit? The permits you need depend on the type of work you want to do. The difference between planning and building Understand the difference between planning and building permits and processes. Planning Permit applications Find out more about the Planning Permit application process Building Permit applications Information for developers and owner-builders on construction in Boroondara. Planning scheme and amendments Overview of the Boroondara planning scheme including amendments and State Government projects. Online Planning Permit register Search and view Planning Permit applications submitted to Council. Heritage How we protect and maintain the heritage of our suburbs. Planning controls and policies Laws and strategies that affect land use and development across Boroondara Easements Find easements and access pits on your property, inquire about building over easements, and keeping easements and access pits clear. Flood risk Advice about flood risk, flood mapping and building on flood-prone land. Planning & building news News for home renovators, building designers and property developers in Boroondara. Contact Statutory Planning or Building Services Get in touch for any general Statutory Planning or Building Services enquiries. Guides View all guides Install solar panels Guide colour ultramarine-blue Construct a deck Guide colour ultramarine-blue Alter or extend a dwelling Guide colour ultramarine-blue © From the Boroondara Image Library (thirdlight) Demolish all or part of a building Guide colour ultramarine-blue New pool and spa safety regulations Pool and spa registration The Victorian Government has introduced new regulations for pools and spas to prevent children from drowning. If you own a property in Boroondara with a pool or spa you need to register it with us. Register a pool or spa Planning & building in focus See all planning & building news Guiding you through all things planning and building Thu 29 November 2018 We’ve added a virtual house to our website to guide you through planning and building information.