Major Advertised Planning Applications

Permit application for renewable energy facility at Carisbrook

Council has received a planning permit application no. 094/18 for the use and development of a renewable energy facility (90MW solar farm) at land known as 160 Bald Hill Road, 3080 and 3348 Pyrenees Highway. The application is currently on notice and any member of the public can lodge an objection in writing stating the reasons for the objection and how the objector would be affected. An objection can be posted to the Responsible authority at PO Box 194, Maryborough, Vic, 3465 or emailed to The following documentation relates to the application:

Notice of application(PDF, 7KB)

Planning application form(PDF, 560KB)

Planning report(PDF, 5MB)

Titles(PDF, 3MB)

Development plans(PDF, 7MB)

Visual assessment and landscape master plan(PDF, 3MB)

Landscape plan(PDF, 510KB)

Cultural heritage assessment(PDF, 1MB)  

Flora and fauna assessment(PDF, 11MB)

Renewable energy targets(PDF, 173KB)

Glare assessment(PDF, 10MB)

Access to Pyrenees Highway plans(PDF, 3MB)

Economic impact assessment(PDF, 1MB)

Flooding and drainage assessment(PDF, 9MB)