What it contains

Assessing planning proposals within the buffer of a landfill (Publication 1642) is the revised version of the draft guideline Assessing planning proposals near landfills (publication 1625) that was released for comment in June 2016. It is intended to assist planning and responsible authorities under the Planning and Environment Act 1987 assess planning permit applications and planning scheme amendments that would lead to development within the buffer of an operating or closed landfill.The Response to comments on Assessing planning proposals near landfills draft guideline (Publication 1668) summarises the key comments received from stakeholders in response to the draft guideline.
Publication number
Environmental auditing; Guideline; Landfill; Environmental auditing; Landfill
Number of pages
Release date
16 October 2017

Reviewed 31 August 2023