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G3.P2 Affordable Housing Controls and Targets



  • Advocate to state government for the implementation of new affordable housing planning controls and targets, including "opt-in" Inclusionary Zoning Amendments to the Victorian Planning Provisions to enable local government to amend planning schemes to establish a mandatory inclusionary zoning scheme (on an IMAP basis).



- Stage 1: COMPLETED. Refer to Action 5.2 here

- Stage 2: CURRENT: See below for reports on this project


Committee Meeting 30 November 2018

GS.P2 Affordable Housing Controls and Targets - Investigation of a Regional Affordable Housing Planning Mechanism.pdf


Progress reports from prior to June 2016 can be found here under Action 5.2.

Community Land Trusts


The Australian Community Land Trust Manual (Feb 2013) is online and openly accessible as a readible ebook at:


You can read it online via that link, or download it. To download after going to that link, you will need to:

1) Click on "sign in" at the top right of the page.

2) Click on "Create an account".

3) Create an access account using your email address (or facebook account if you really want to).

That will then give you a range of download options in a pop up window. At the moment there is a page or time limit on the download, but we're getting that sorted.


Alternatively, you can view the publication at the following link. This extensive report is in pdf. file format and over 240 pages.


The Australian Community Land Trust Manual.pdf (3.78MB)





Friday 29 November 2019 at 8.00am, City of Melbourne: Council Meeting Room - Level 2, Melbourne Town Hall Administration Building, 90-120 Swanston Street MELBOURNE.  Refer to IMAP Meetings for the Agenda (published a week prior to the meeting).

The 2018-19 IMAP Annual Report is now available - click here.

A copy of the approved Plan is available on this website. Follow this link for further information.