Planning step 2 prepare your plans

Find guidelines, information,and resources for both residential and non-residential developments.


Preparation is essential when you're applying for a planning permit. We have some great advice on how to prepare your planning permit in Darebin.
Environmentally sustainable development considers environmental and social impacts from the design stage through to construction and operation.
The size of your development determines whether you need an Environmentally Sustainable Development (ESD) report with your planning application.
It's essential that our buildings and environment are sustainable and liveable. Learn about the elements of our Design Excellence strategy.