town planner brimbank council

DLM Town Planning is a planning practice offering a diverse range of town planning services tailored to meet client’s needs.  Preparing and submitting comprehensive planning applications is at the heart of what we do.

From our experience, the submission of a well prepared, robust planning application improves the chances of readily securing local Council approval. We work closely with our clients, experienced design consultants and expert specialists to prepare and co-ordinate the preparation of plans, reports, and other supporting documentation for the submission of a planning application through the statutory framework.  Our focus is to guide the smooth progression of planning applications so the best possible outcome can be achieved for our clients in the timeliest and cost-effective way.

DLM Town Planning provides a wide range of town planning services throughout the City of Brimbank including:

Pre-application services

  • Preliminary investigations and pre-purchase advice.
  • Comprehensive written advice on specific town planning matters.
  • Review of Certificate of Title information including covenants or Section 173 Agreements that may impact site development.
  • Council consultation to identify development issues early and avoid costly application delays.

Application lodgement

Management or support guiding a planning application through the town planning process.  With 15 years local government experience we offer a broad range of skills and experience which can be tailored to a variety of projects from commercial, industrial, residential and subdivision developments, change of land use, covenant removal/variations and detailed report preparation.

Post permit services

      • Managing and co-ordinating implementation of planning permit conditions.
      • Amendments to permits and endorsed plans
      • VCAT advocacy services for both applicants and objectors.

About Brimbank City Council:

The City of Brimbank falls within Melbourne’s network of middle ring municipalities that are generally located 20 km from Melbourne’s Central Business District.  The City of Brimbank is located to the west to north west of Melbourne’s Central Business District bounded by the City of Hume in the north; the City of Moreland, the City of Maribyrnong and the City of Moonee Valley in the east; Hobson Bay City and the City of Wyndham in the south; and the City of Melton in the west.

The City of Brimbank is a fast growing residential area with substantial industrial and commercial areas.  The municipality is well connected by public transport, rail links and road network.  The City of Brimbank website highlights ‘there’s significant investment in our city to help improve infrastructure.  The Melbourne Airport Rail Link will have a major stop in Sunshine and major upgrades are planned on other rail lines including new stations at Ardeer and Albion’.