The Fire Danger Period for summer 2020/2021 commenced in Nillumbik on Monday 14 December 2020.The Fire Danger Period will remain in place until 1 May 2021 unless stated otherwise.
Find out more about what you can and can't do at the CFA website
The Customer Service desk in Greensborough has now reopened, however many Council staff are still working remotely. Please complete tasks online or by phone where possible - you can call our Customer Service team on 9433 3111, Monday to Friday, 8.30am-5pm.
Click here to find out more about the current status of Council events, activities and services
Find out about the services offered by the Building Department
Find further information to help with planning matters and the risk of bushfire.
Recent changes in the Nillumbik planning scheme for exemptions to clear vegetation to manage the risk of bushfire
Planning advice, including links to Council and State Government advice, the Nillumbik Planning Scheme, planning maps online, applications being advertised, viewing files and photocopies, and VCAT
Links to the Nillumbik Planning Scheme and planning maps online
Request a pre-application meeting with a Senior Planning Advisory Officer who will assist you in resolving design issues and to identify information to be submitted to facilitate an application
Find all planning applications, consents and requests here
Find out more about the difference between planning and building permits, what the process is, how to object to a planning matter, who decides and how to appeal a decision.
Advertised planning applications and status
Complete this online form if you want to object to a planning application.
Planning appeals and VCAT resources
Strategic planning strategies, zone reform, and other strategic planning information
Construction of unmade, local roads in the Shire needs to be funded through a Special Charge Scheme, where the cost of construction is met by property owners.
Information about planning for the townships across Nillumbik.
Council is aware of, and has been closely monitoring the recent activities occurring at both 130 and 265 Chapel Lane, Doreen. Find out more about Council's current actions.
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Ph: 9433 3111
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Nillumbik Shire Council acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung as the Traditional Owners of this country, pays tribute to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Nillumbik, and gives respect to Elders past, present and emerging and their integral part in our region's history.