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  1. Directions hearing

    1 April 2022

  2. Second directions hearing

    14 April 2022

  3. Public hearing

    3 October – 10 November 2022

  4. Report submitted

    16 December 2022

    Timing of a decision and release of the report is at the discretion of the minister.


The Minister for Planning referred draft Darebin planning scheme amendment C182dare, unresolved submissions and other supporting documents relating to the Preston Market Precinct Structure Plan to the VPA Projects Standing Advisory Committee on 6 March 2022.

The Preston Market Precinct Structure Plan and planning scheme amendment C182dare will facilitate:

  • development of a major mixed-use urban renewal precinct in Preston
  • retention and redevelopment of a fresh food market on site.

Committee members

  • Tim Hellsten (Chair)
  • Peter Edwards
  • Rebecca Finn
  • Lucinda Peterson

Learn more about the members by reading their biographies.


Terms of reference

Letter of referral

Member biographies


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More information

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Victorian Planning Authority

(03) 8644 8840

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Page last updated: 22/03/23