30 October 2019
Your editorial committee is please to advise that the latest VCAT editorial is now available. Highlights include validity of condition to retain an architect; exemption from a mandatory garden area...
9 October 2019
Once more its been an interesting month at the Tribunal and Planning Panels with the delivery of a number noteworthy decisions and reports. VCAT highlights include challenges in designing for rever...
16 July 2019
With the new financial year, we commence a new volume series. This being Volume 7, this is the 7th year of our ‘new’ editorial service. Highlights are VCAT decisions on procedural fairn...
28 June 2019
Deputy president Helen Gibson AM was farewelled at a VPELA function held on 27 June attended by over 130 people from the planning, environment and legal sectors. Helen has been deputy president of ...
3 June 2019
As we reach the end of the financial year, we have completed our Volume 6 series. We produced 11 VCAT editorials and 7 PPV editorials. Noteworthy cases in VCAT Vol 6 No 11 on different outcomes on ...
7 May 2019
VCAT President Justice Quigley announced on 3 May 2019 the appointment of Teresa Biscucci as deputy president of VCAT’s planning and environment list. Ms Biscucci joined the Tribunal in 2018 ...
30 April 2019
Busy times at the Tribunal and we have produced two editorials, VCAT Vol 6 No 9 and VCAT Vol 6 No 10. Noteworthy cases on bushfire risk; whether a permit is required to beam light to an advertising...
29 March 2019
Noteworthy VCAT decisions on the impact of new native vegetation control guidelines; the meaning of community in community care unit; the impact of a multi-level tower on historic Melbourne High Sc...
10 March 2019
Join Philip Martin, Member of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal, to the 2019 PIA Legislative Year In Review, on 26 March 5.30pm at the Russell Kennedy offices. Phil will reflect on th...
25 February 2019
VCAT Volume 6 No 7 is now available. Highlights include Tribunal’s limited jurisdiction on voluntary section 173 agreements; a different approach by the Tribunal with respect to “what t...
13 January 2019
On behalf of the editorial committee, welcome to 2019. Late last year many noteworthy Tribunal decisions and Panel reports were uploaded onto Austlii. Significant Tribunal decisions included: furth...
21 December 2018
On behalf of the editorial committee and Kris, our office manager, we wish our subscribers and friends all the best for the new year. We thank you for your continued support. It was a significant y...
26 November 2018
Latest editorials now available. Noteworthy Tribunal decisions on contempt of a Supreme Court order; land use conflicts and the purpose of a zone; whether extractive industry will prejudice future ...
7 November 2018
A big thank you for all those who attended the official launch of the new VPRS web site at Holding Redlich on 31st October. Joseph Monaghan made some warm welcoming comments, Mark Marsden provided ...
11 October 2018
We are very pleased to announce that Jane Sharp has joined the editorial committee as legal editor. Jane is a highly regarded planning and environment barrister, who began her career as a local gov...