Latest editorials now available

Latest VCAT and PPV editorials are now available. Highlights of VCAT Vol 9 No 9 are: whether a site can be carved off to avoid a CHMP; whether a Caretaker’s house required for hemp cultivation and whether hemp production a rural industry; the relevance of an objection to a subdivision by a high pressure pipeline operator; confirmation by the Supreme Court of the Minister’s wide planning scheme amendment approval powers; whether a condition requiring an alternative location of dwellings in the PAO can avoid a claim for compensation; and whether a netball court on a school site to be funded by a council exempt from a permit. Highlights of PPV Vol 9 No 6 are Building to rent: how affordable is it?; the Arden Structure Plan – more than a planning scheme amendment; professional judgement and urban design advice; and Yarra’s Ministerial standing advisory committee on activity centres.