3 August 2022
Editorial VCAT Vol 9 No 10 is now available on the VPRs web site. Highlights include challenges to certificates of compliance; failure to meet net gain requirements; should a Preliminary Aboriginal...
28 June 2022
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 cultivatio...
16 May 2022
Our legal editor Jane Sharp has been awarded a VPELA fellowship for her contribution to the industry and long standing service and commitment to the Association.  Jane’s career started as a p...
1 May 2022
On behalf of the editorial committee, we have pleasure in releasing the latest VCAT and PPV editorials. VCAT highlights include Bayside’s interpretation of election signage dismissed by Supre...
31 March 2022
On behalf of the editorial committee, we are pleased to advise that the latest VCAT editorial is now available. Highlights include: Demolition by neglect: the application of Clause 15.03-1S of the ...
28 February 2022
Highlights of VCAT Vol 9 No 5 include removing a tree to gain a development advantage; seeking permission for a dwelling prior to an agricultural use; a convenience restaurant refused in a rural to...
24 January 2022
Our first editorials for 2022 are now available on vprs.com.au. Highlights of VCAT Vol 9 No 4 include protection of biodiversity under Conservation, Forests and Lands Act; whether a camping and car...
12 January 2022
We are very pleased to announce that Eliza Bergin has joined our editorial committee. Eliza is a barrister with 20 years experience and practises in planning and environment law and appears in all ...
22 December 2021
On behalf of the editorial committee, thank you to our subscribers for your continued support of Victoria Planning Reports. We congratulate all practitioners in the planning jurisdiction for their ...
1 December 2021
The heavy workload at VCAT continues. Highlights of our latest editorial VCAT Vol 9 No 3 includes: a finding by VCAT’s president that sustainable transport policy is not relevant where there ...
19 November 2021
On behalf of the editorial committee, we are pleased to advise the latest VCAT and PPV editorials are now available. Highlights of VCAT Vol 9 No 2 include: Tribunal’s contempt order on Corkma...
6 October 2021
We are pleased to announce the commencement of the Volume 9 series of editorials. Highlights of VCAT Vol 9 No 1 includes whether demolition of a building extinguishes an existing use right; whether...
23 August 2021
Despite these lockdown times, there has been a surge of noteworthy VCAT cases and your editorial committee has produced two VCAT editorials for this month. VCAT Vol 8 No 15 highlights include an ac...
30 July 2021
VCAT Vol 8 No 14 highlights include complexity of Victoria’s planning system; failure to provide equitable development scuttles tower development; whether an amendment to a permit can only be...
1 July 2021
The latest VCAT and PPV editorials have been distributed to subscribers and uploaded onto the web site. VCAT editorial highlights include whether a dwelling to be used partly for a bed and breakfas...