As a result of the recent high rainfalls and subsequent flooding Melbourne Water is working with emergency services and other relevant agencies to review the impacts to our waterways and assets. 

For flood or storm emergency assistance, contact the VIC SES on 132 500 and for life threatening emergencies call 000. 

You can access current emergency information by calling the VicEmergency Hotline on 1800 226 226 or sign up to receive regular updates regarding flooding via the emergency.vic.gov.au website and app.

Plans of subdivision 1.3

In the creation of plans of subdivision, the following must be provided:

  1. Roads, drainage reserves and/or easements as appropriate containing:
    • development services scheme works
    • our assets
    • overland flow paths
    • waterways, wetlands and flood plains.
  1. Any drainage works necessary to:
    • provide a drainage outfall
    • protect the development from flooding
    • ensure that the health, quality and quantity of stormwater generated will sustain environmental values and beneficial uses consistent with State Environment Protection Policy.
Last updated:
17 September 2021