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Residential Zones and the Building Act

The three new residential zones in the Greater Dandenong Planning Scheme are as follows: the Residential Growth Zone (RGZ), the General Residential Zone (GRZ) and the Neighbourhood Residential Zone (NRZ).

These new zones vary some site controls on residential zoned land.

The following are affected in the specified parts (zones) of the municipality of the City of Greater Dandenong:

Regulation

Matter

Part (Zone)

74

Minimum street setback

NRZ (unless exceptions in NRZ apply)

75

Building Height

NRZ (unless exceptions in NRZ apply)

76

Site Coverage

NRZ, GRZ

77

Permeability

NRZ, GRZ

79

Side and Rear Setback

NRZ, GRZ

86

Private open space

NRZ, GRZ

89

Front fence Height

NRZ, GRZ & RGZ