landscape rural zones

Green Wedge Zones – tighter control on tourist uses

Update on new planning regs from Tract Consulting: ¬† ¬†Green Wedge Zones – tighter control on tourist uses Following last Wednesday’s release of Victoria’s reformed rural zones, corrections have been made by DTPLI which will limit the intensification of tourist uses on land subject to the Green Wedge Zone (GWZ) and Green Wedge A Zone…

landscape rural zones

Update: New Victorian Rural Zones

  Planning Minister Matthew Guy today announced the final reformed rural zones, which will be formally introduced into planning schemes on 5 September 2013. The new rural zones seek to encourage agricultural use of land, while at the same time providing greater flexibility, where appropriate, to use land for rural industries and employment-generating activities such…