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  1. Directions hearing

    13 December 2022

  2. Public hearing

    6 March – 27 April 2023

  3. Report submitted

    22 June 2023

    Timing and release of the report is at the discretion of the Minister for Planning.


The draft Bass Coast Statement of Planning Policy (SPP) and all written submissions received were referred to the Distinctive Areas and Landscapes Standing Advisory Committee by the Minister for Planning on 26 October 2022.

The committee is asked to advise the minister whether the draft SPP:

  • supports objectives of distinctive areas and landscapes legislation
  • creates an appropriate framework for future use and development
  • requires amendments to the structure or proposed planning controls.

Advisory committee members


Terms of reference

Letter of referral


More information

For more information about the Distinctive areas and landscapes program
Places and Precincts
Department of Transport and Planning

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Page last updated: 23/01/24