Planning & building news

News for home renovators, building designers and property developers in Boroondara.

  1. 01

    New recycling stickers to feature on bin lids

    Your bin will soon have a sticker showing what can and cannot be put in your recycling bin.
  2. 02

    Eliminate fire hazards on your property

    Eliminating hazards helps to prevent fires starting and spreading to neighbouring properties.
  3. 03

    Shared pathway repair works - Columba Street, Balwyn North

    Works will soon commence to repair a damaged section of the shared pathway off Columba Street.
  4. 04

    Recycling and reusing in action

    Using recycled materials in our playgrounds and roads is part of our commitment to improve our City’s environmental sustainability.
  5. 05

    Heritage update: Gap Studies and Amendment C299

    We will continue to advocate for the removal of the unfairly imposed C299 loophole.
  6. 06

    Guiding you through all things planning and building

    We’ve added a virtual house to our website to guide you through planning and building information.
  7. 07

    Spacious townhouses with clean, timeless style

    Learn about the Urban Design Award winner for best medium scale multi-dwelling residential development.
  8. 08

    Protecting Boroondara’s significant trees

    Nominate a tree for inclusion on our Significant Tree register.
  9. 09

    Period charm and modern style make for the best of both worlds

    When a modest Victorian villa gains a sleek modern addition, the results are stunning.
  10. 10

    Beginning a paperless planning journey

    Our new technologies help remove the need for hard copies from the Planning Permit application process.