The CFA has declared a Total Fire Ban Day and Extreme Fire Danger Rating for the Mount Alexander Shire. Know what you can and can’t do on a Total Fire Ban Day.
On this page you can begin the process of getting a building or planning permit.
Follow our step-by-step guide to understand which permits you may need to apply for, and how to apply for them.
Information about when you need to obtain a building permit, how to apply, learn about the process, register a pool or spa, request property information and more.
'Planning' is about how you use your land. Find how to get a planning permit, advice, check advertised applications in the Greenlight permit system, and view the Planning Scheme
Learn about major planning, building and infrastructure projects in the shire.
Learn about our strategic projects, plans, studies and local Planning Scheme amendments
Learn about the heritage of our beautiful shire, and how we work to preserve and enhance it
Information on roads, bridges, drainage, street lighting, and more, including relevant permits for works.
If you live on a property not connected to sewage, you should have an onsite domestic wastewater management system (eg septic tank) on your property. Information on building and permits is here.
Useful information for developers, contractors, architects and other specialists who regularly interact with Council.