Planning scheme document

The MBRC Planning Scheme was adopted by Council on 24 November 2015 and commenced on Monday 1 February 2016.

The planning scheme is provided as an eScheme, intended to be used in electronic form, which allows you to navigate around the document using the menu on the left. The various parts of the planning scheme document are also available as PDF files.

The version of the Planning Scheme provided contains amendments made since its initial commencement on 1 February 2016. Amendments made to the Scheme since it was adopted are detailed under Planning Scheme Amendments. Note: this includes the recent adoption and commencement of changes to the Scheme introduced by Tailored Amendment No. 1 and Planning Scheme Policies Major Amendment No. 1. 

View superseded and historical versions of the Planning Scheme.

Recent Changes

Changes proposed in Tailored Amendment No. 1 and Planning Scheme Policies Major Amendment No. 1 came into effect on 29 January 2020. A summary(PDF, 210KB) of the changes is available.


View the MBRC Planning Scheme document as an eScheme

PDF versions

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