Environmentally Sustainable Design

Environmentally Sustainable Design

Environmentally Sustainable Design or ESD as it is referred to in the industry is an important element of town planning which is becoming more prevalent at permit application stage. ESD seeks to achieve the most sustainable building design possible through reduced...
Melbourne CBD Skyscraper Planning Restrictions

Melbourne CBD Skyscraper Planning Restrictions

On Saturday 5 September 2015, the Planning Minister Richard Wynne announced new regulations for high rise development in Melbourne’s CBD. An interim policy is in place for the next 12 months which will regulate height and plot ratios, with an emphasis on...