Council's Planning team is available to provide advice and issue permits in regard to the use and development of land for residential, rural, commercial and industrial proposals. The team also conducts strategic planning work to review and amend how land is used under the Pyrenees Shire’s Planning Scheme.
Use the links below to find out more information on the various Statutory and Strategic Planning services Council offers.
Find out if you need a Planning Permit, How to Apply, what is the Assessment Process and other information about applying for a Planning Permit
Link to the Pyrenees Planning Scheme
View current planning permit applications on advertising
Information about Council's Major Projects, Strategic Planning and Planning Scheme reviews
Find out if you can subdivide your property
If an overlay is present on your property it will generally trigger a permit application for any works or development on that land subject to the overlay control.
Council offers a pre-application meeting service by appointment.
Submit a request for information to the Planning Department.
Our Council is located at:
5 Lawrence Street
BEAUFORT VIC 3373
Phone: 1300 PYRENEES (1300 797 363)
Fax: (03) 5349 2068
We acknowledge the people past and present of the Wadawurrung, Dja Dja Wurrung, and Djab Wurrung tribes, whose land forms the Pyrenees Shire. We pay our respect to the customs, traditions and stewardship of the land by the elders and people of these tribes.