Planning Scheme Amendments on Exhibition

Planning Scheme Amendment C68

Milawa Township Development Plan

The land affected by the amendment is the Milawa Township and immediate surrounds.

The amendment proposes to implement the recommendation of the Milawa Township Development Plan 2015 by making the following changes (summarised as):

  • Amending the Local Planning Policy Framework to include the¬†Milawa Township Development Plan, September 2015.
  • Amending the Schedule to the Low Density Residential Zone; and
  • Rezoning land in accordance with the¬†Milawa Township Development Plan, September 2015.

A full description of the changes can be found in the amendment documents.

To access the relevant documents for this and other current and historic planning scheme amendments please use the links provided below:

A 'Drop-In' session has been arranged to give property owners, community members and interested parties an opportunity to ask questions about the amendment in an informal environment, prior to making a submission.  There is no need to make an appointment to attend this session.  The details of the Milawa 'Drop-In' session are:

C68 Milawa 'Drop-In' Session:

Time:  3.30 pm to 6.00 pm

Date:  Thursday 30 March 2017

Location:  Milawa Town Hall - 181 Milawa-Bobinawarrah Road, Milawa

Submissions about the amendment must be made in writing to Council before close of business, Friday 21 April 2017,  either via post to:

Rural City of Wangaratta
PO Box 238, WANGARATTA  VIC  3676

Please include ATT: Strategic Planning Unit - C68 in the reference line of your letter.

Or via email to - please include Amendment C68 Submission in the subject line.


Planning Scheme Amendment C72 - Wangaratta Golf Course

Amendment C72 applies to Lot 27 LP135240 and addressed as 68 Waldara Drive, Waldara.  The land is identified as the Wangaratta Golf Course.

The Amendment is a combined planning permit application and planning scheme amendment under Section 96A of the Act.

What the Amendment Does

The amendment rezones approximately 7.98 hectares of golf course land (Lot 27 LP135240) from Special Use Zone - Schedule 4 (SUZ4) to General Residential Zone - Schedule 1 (GRZ1).

The planning permit application seeks approval for:

  • The development of the land for a staged multi lot residential subdivison (59 lots); the removal of native vegetation and the creation of an access to a Road Zone Category ONe.

The amendment has been referred to an independent Planning Panel to hear submissions received during the exhibition period.

For further information about planning scheme amendments please contact Council's Strategic Planning team on (03) 5722 0888 or 

Last Updated: 20-03-2017

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