A Vision for Victoria: Plans and policies
The Victorian government is preparing a new Vision for Victoria.
In this section find information about the development of a new metropolitan planning strategy for Melbourne and regional growth plans for Victoria's regional areas.
Find out about the plans and strategies guiding Melbourne's growth.
Rural and regional planning
Rural and regional planning aims to improve opportunities for growth in regional areas through effective planning for land use and development.
Activites areas are where we shop, work, meet, relax and often live. Activites areas are the focus of major urban change over the next 30 years.
Central Activities Areas
Central Activities Areas are designated metropolitan and regional centres, where housing and commercial development will take place.
Planning and building for bushfire protection
Information about planning and building matters in Victoria associated with bushfire prevention and recovery
Housing and residential development
Information and resources about planning for housing and residential development in Victoria.
Urban Development Program
Research and analysis about residential and industrial land supply and demand in metropolitan Melbourne and the Geelong region.
Green Wedges are the non-urban areas of Metropolitan Melbourne often referred to as Melbourne’s lungs.
Find out about the projects and actions to guide the future enhancement and protection of the Yarra and Maribyrnong Rivers and other waterways in Melbourne.
Find out about coastal strategies and initiatives including the Great Ocean Road Region Strategy