CS Town Planning News

Planning Your Subdivision Project


Effective planning of a housing subdivision project is essential to ensure efficiency throughout the project. A subdivision project should encompass a number of tasks, all of which need to be completed as a simple a manner as possibe.

How big does a block need to be to subdivided?


This article sets out the minimum dimensions required to subdivide a property in an established residential street. 

How do I subdivide my block?

block subdivision aerial view

This article answers the questions of process, timeframes, costs and likely profiit margins associated with subdividing a backyard. 

What are the state government doing to improve the planning process?


Concluding in June 2018, we examine the achievements of the first fully funded review of the Victorian Planning System in twenty years.