Bookaar Solar Farm

Council, at its meeting on 25 September 2018, considered a planning permit application for a proposed Renewable Energy Facility (Solar Farm) at 520 Meningoort Road Bookaar. Council resolved to issue a Notice of Decision to Refuse to Grant a Permit.

A copy of the September Council Meeting Minutes are available to view on our website – click here.

The applicant has lodged an application for review of Council’s decision with the Victorian Civil and Administration Tribunal (VCAT). The hearing for this matter has been scheduled for the end of April 2019.  

A copy of the planning permit application documents can be viewed by clicking on the links below:

Please note that this information is provided for the purpose of the planning process as set out in the Planning and Environment Act 1987. The information must not be used for any other purpose. By accessing the information on this website you acknowledge and agree that you will only use the document for the purpose specified above and that any dissemination or distribution of this information is strictly prohibited.

Application and Title Documents(PDF, 9MB)
Planning Report(PDF, 20MB)
Indicative Layout Plan(PDF, 2MB)
Drawing Typical View of Tracking Structure and Panels(PDF, 507KB)
Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment(PDF, 22MB)
Solar Photovoltaic Glint and Glare Study(PDF, 2MB)
Ecological Due Diligence Report(PDF, 5MB)
Preliminary Cultural Heritage Study(PDF, 5MB)
European Heritage Advice(PDF, 8MB)
Hydrology, Drainage and Flood Advice(PDF, 2MB)
Transport Impact Assessment(PDF, 2MB)
Further Information Documents(PDF, 3MB)
Amended Application Documents(PDF, 25MB)

If you have any further questions about this application please contact the Planning Department on 03 5593 7104.