We hear and decide applications by permit applicants, permit holders, objectors and responsible authorities involving disputes over the use and/or development of land. Most matters we hear with this listDefinitionA List is an area in VCAT that deals with cases of a similar nature. For example, the Residential Tenancies List decides cases between tenants and landlords, and the Civil Claims List handles disputes about buying or selling goods and services. fall under the Planning and Environment Act 1987.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, you can still apply but we have stopped scheduling physical hearings at this time. Find out more about what we're doing to help resolve Planning cases.

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