Baw Baw Shire is a growing municipality. Our goal is to manage growth whilst maintaining our rural character. We have many strategies which support this vision for our towns.
Planning for the future growth of Drouin
Planning for the future growth of Warragul.
The Urban Design Frameworks for Trafalgar, Neerim South and Longwarry protects enhances the role and function of these towns, while recognising and protecting significant features, historic rural character and pedestrian scale.
Information about Council's Shire-wide planning strategies.
A Development Contributions Plan (DCP) is used to collect payments towards the provision of infrastructure triggered by new development.
PSP is short for Precinct Structure Plan. A Precinct Structure Plan is a master plan which sets out the location and requirements for future growth in a particular area. Click to learn more.
The Precinct Structure Plans (PSPs) identify five sites set aside for future sporting reserves in Drouin and Warragul. These sporting reserves must be developed in accordance with a masterplan adopted by or prepared to the satisfaction of the responsible authority.