Planning Scheme Amendments

Current Amendments

C103cola - Anomalies Amendment

The Colac Otway Shire has prepared Amendment C103cola to the Colac Otway Planning Scheme.  Amendment C103cola proposes to corrects mapping and ordinance anomalies, errors and redundant provisions of the Scheme. 

C102cola - Open Space Contributions Amendment

The amendment is required to correct a discrepancy in the Ordinance of the Colac Otway Planning Scheme.

C90 - Flood Amendment

Implements the findings of the Deans Creek and Barongarook Creek Flood Study (2017), through various mapping and ordinance changes affecting the flood controls for Colac and surrounds.

C97 - Colac 2050 Growth Plan

Amendment C97 is an amendment to the Colac Otway Planning Scheme which proposes to implement the key land use planning directions of the Colac 2050 Growth Plan by updating planning policy. It also proposes to replace the current Colac Framework Plan with the Colac 2050 Framework Plan. This updated Plan identifies a revised urban boundary, which will contain development within a defined area. It also seeks to improve the overall urban structure, connectivity and walkability of the town.

C104cola & PP189/2019-01 – Combined Amendment

The Amendment C104cola proposes to facilitate the development and use of the land for a whiskey distillery.

C101cola - Environmental Significance Overlay Schedules

The Colac Otway Shire has prepared Amendment C101cola to the Colac Otway Planning Scheme. Land affected Amendment C101 applies to all land covered by the Environmental Significance Overlay Schedule 1 (ESO1) in Colac Otway Shire and land covered by Schedule 2 (ESO2) in and around Colac township.


Completed Amendments

Completed Colac Otway Shire Planning Scheme Amendments can be found here