New Residental Zones

The opportunity to provide feedback on the New Residential Zones has concluded. Council is now in the process of considering feedback.

Planning for now and the future...

The planning rules are changing and this will impact on the type of developments that might occur in your street or neighbourhood.

Have your say on the application of the New Residential Zones in Hobsons Bay!

We want your feedback on

Not only do these documents provide the justification for the draft New Residential Zones, they are important stand alone documents that will be used to inform land use policy.

How can you get involved

  • attend one of the community drop-in sessions
  • see staff at a pop-up stall at our local train stations on your commute
  • attend the community workshop by registering here (registrations close 12 October 2018)
  • view the online information and provide feedback via a survey
  • visiting one of our libraries to view and provide feedback at our Participate touch points
  • if you prefer to provide feedback by mail then please post it to:
    • Manager Strategy and Advocacy, Hobsons Bay City Council, PO Box 21, Altona, VIC, 3018

Hobsons Bay City Council is applying the New Residential Zones that have been introduced by the Victorian Government. The three New Residential Zones change the rules around developing new housing/altering existing housing in Hobsons Bay. View the Know Your New Residential Zones Summary Booklet to find out more information.

The application of the New Residential Zones is Council's opportunity to appropriately manage housing growth and change across the city, to ensure we are planning for the needs of current and future residents.

Consultation closes at 5pm on Friday 9 November 2018.

Every care has been taken to ensure the information provided by the New Residential Zones interactive tool is correct. However, Hobsons Bay City Council does not accept any liability to any person or organisation for the information it provides.

Planning for now and the future...

The planning rules are changing and this will impact on the type of developments that might occur in your street or neighbourhood.

Have your say on the application of the New Residential Zones in Hobsons Bay!

We want your feedback on

Not only do these documents provide the justification for the draft New Residential Zones, they are important stand alone documents that will be used to inform land use policy.

How can you get involved

  • attend one of the community drop-in sessions
  • see staff at a pop-up stall at our local train stations on your commute
  • attend the community workshop by registering here (registrations close 12 October 2018)
  • view the online information and provide feedback via a survey
  • visiting one of our libraries to view and provide feedback at our Participate touch points
  • if you prefer to provide feedback by mail then please post it to:
    • Manager Strategy and Advocacy, Hobsons Bay City Council, PO Box 21, Altona, VIC, 3018

Hobsons Bay City Council is applying the New Residential Zones that have been introduced by the Victorian Government. The three New Residential Zones change the rules around developing new housing/altering existing housing in Hobsons Bay. View the Know Your New Residential Zones Summary Booklet to find out more information.

The application of the New Residential Zones is Council's opportunity to appropriately manage housing growth and change across the city, to ensure we are planning for the needs of current and future residents.

Consultation closes at 5pm on Friday 9 November 2018.

Every care has been taken to ensure the information provided by the New Residential Zones interactive tool is correct. However, Hobsons Bay City Council does not accept any liability to any person or organisation for the information it provides.

  • Draft New Residential Zones Consultation - Feedback

    Hobsons Bay City Council encourages the community and stakeholders to provide feedback on the draft New Residential Zones to help shape the future of the city. Please provide your feedback by completing this survey.

    PRIVACY COLLECTION STATEMENT:  Your personal information may be used by Council for the purpose of contacting you to provide feedback on the outcome of your submission. Details of written submissions received, including your name, may be included within the official Council Agendas and Minutes which are public documents and are made available on Council's website. Submissions are then placed on a Council file and retained in

    Hobsons Bay City Council encourages the community and stakeholders to provide feedback on the draft New Residential Zones to help shape the future of the city. Please provide your feedback by completing this survey.

    PRIVACY COLLECTION STATEMENT:  Your personal information may be used by Council for the purpose of contacting you to provide feedback on the outcome of your submission. Details of written submissions received, including your name, may be included within the official Council Agendas and Minutes which are public documents and are made available on Council's website. Submissions are then placed on a Council file and retained in accordance with the Public Records Act. You have a right to access your personal information and make corrections in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014. If you have any queries or wish to gain access to amend your personal information please contact Council’s Privacy Officer on 9932 1047.

    The opportunity to provide feedback on the New Residential Zones has concluded. Council is now in the process of considering feedback.