Consultants and experts can help you with your planning application.
Some planning applications require technical reports including Land Capability Assessments, Bushfire Management Statements or Surveyed plans. Some applications might be complex and assistance may be provided by a professional consultant.
Professional Planning Consultants
Across Victoria there are many professional planning consultants, also known as Town Planners, who may be able to assist you with your application. However, Council is not able to provide a list of consultants.
Search for Geotechincal Consultants (DOC, 36.89 KB) (soil tests, septic recommendations, waste water management, etc.). Land Capability Assessments, if requested by Council, must be prepared by a qualified Geotechnical Engineer.
Bushfire Management Assessors
Search for Bushfire Consultants (DOC, 61.5 KB) (buildings and works in a Bushfire Management Overlay). Note Bushfire Management Statements may be prepared by any person but must be in accordance with the relevant application requirements of Clause 53.02 Bushfire Planning of the Moorabool Planning Scheme.
Search for a Licensed Surveyors (DOC, 33.45 KB) (subdivision of land, preparation of titles) in regional Victoria. Note applications for subdivision of land may be prepared by any person but must be in accordance with the relevant zones, overlays, particular provisions and other policies as applicable under the Moorabool Planning Scheme. Applications to certify a plan of subdivision must be lodged by a Licensed Surveyor.
Disclaimer: All consultants listed are independent and Council is not liable for any information they provide to applicants.