Guide for submissions in the Short Cases List - Planning and Environment Division

This guide will help you provide us with all relevant information required to make a decision in a concise format.

Guide to making an application in the Civil Claims List (Goods and Services)

Use this guide to help you complete the Civil Claims (Goods and Services) application form.

Guide to making joint applications - Planning and Environment Division

These guidelines explain what is involved in a joint application, when a joint application is appropriate, the requirements for making a joint application and other relevant details.

Guide to time limits for lodging applications in the Planning List

This guide sets out the time limits for lodging applications in the Planning 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. and the criteria for extension of time limits.

Guide to withdrawal of applications in the Planning and Environment Division

This guide explains the effects of withdrawing an application in the Planning and Environment 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. .  

Guidelines for requesting the issue of a summons to appear

Use this guide if you are applying for the issue of a summonsDefinitionA formal document issued by the tribunal which says someone must appear at VCAT on the date stated in the document. to appear.

How to calculate rent

Use the formulas in this guide to calculate your daily rent amount.

How to save online applications and reset passwords

Help and support for using our online forms.

Landlord application guide

Use this guide for landlords to help you complete the Residential Tenancies List application form (General applications).

Mental Health Fact Sheet

Use this guide if you are applying to VCAT to review a decision made by the Mental Health Tribunal.