Tag Archives: Amendment C270

Melbourne’s new built form controls – an end to hyper density?

Melbourne’s high-rise boom has resulted in higher density in parts of the city than other mega cities like New York and Hong Kong.  Amendment C270 to the Melbourne Planning Scheme, approved by the Minister before Christmas, seeks to rein this in. The amendment introduces new built form controls that impose new limits on building height,

Third party rights back in spotlight

Third party planning notification and appeal rights for CBD residents are back on the agenda. The panel which last year examined the latest central city controls, Amendment C270, recommended that the issue be looked at again. In its October 26 report to the Minister for Planning, the panel said the issue was outside the scope

%d bloggers like this: