Developments & subdivisions

Developments & subdivisions

Design and infrastructure guidelines, drainage information, developer contribution schemes and information about residential, commercial and industrial developments.

In this section...

Residential developments

Guidelines for preparing applications for residential developments in the shire.

Subdivision and engineering guidelines

Engineering requirements for development works within the Macedon Ranges.

Commercial & industrial developments

Things you should know before submitting an application to develop industrial or business zoned land.

Naming a road, street or place

Both developers and residents can apply to name or change the name of roads or places in the Macedon Ranges Shire.


What you need to consider if you are subdividing land including permits and infrastructure contributions.

Legal point of discharge

Find out where your legal point of discharge is.

Design Guidelines

Residential and industrial design guidelines apply in the Macedon Ranges Shire, and are part of planning permit requirements for new developments and other activities.