The Ballarat West Precinct Structure Plan (PSP) was incorporated into the Ballarat Planning Scheme in 2012. The PSP guides future development in Ballarat West and sets a long-term strategic framework for development in relation to land use, transport, activity centres and open space. The City of Ballarat is required to monitor the implementation of the PSP every five years.
The Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C203 to the Ballarat Planning Scheme. The Amendment came into operation on the 10 August 2017. The Amendment amends planning scheme maps 26 and 32, and deletes map 20 (removing the Environmental Audit Overlay), amends schedule 2 to Clause 37.07 (Urban Growth Zone) to reflect recommendations of the ‘Ballarat West Precinct Structure Plan Review: Planning Summary report, ERM, July 2016’ (BWPSP 2016), updates clauses 61.03 and 81.01 accordingly.
To inspect amendment details and documents view the Amendment C203 on Planning Schemes Online. A copy of the amendment can be inspected free of charge during office hours, at the offices of the Ballarat City Council, 25 Armstrong Street South, Ballarat.