How can we help?
The Urban Design Unit provides advice and training to local councils and the design and development industry and assists in the creation and implementation of innovative projects across Victoria. There are a number of different ways we can help.
Design adviceWe provide advice to our clients through formal and informal meetings, workshops and stakeholder groups. Our input can help clients with the implementation of Government planning policy and other urban design principles and best practice.
We have produced guidelines to assist those responsible for delivering our urban environment:
Urban design training
We offer a number of urban design training courses aimed at providing an introduction to the key principles and methods of urban design and a ‘how to’ in the use and application of the design guidelines.
For more information on how we can help please contact Information Victoria on 1300 366 356 (local call cost) for assistance with basic planning information or a referral to an appropriate DPCD officer.