The Minister for Planning has received a request from Spiire, on behalf of Melton Renewable Energy Hub Pty Ltd, to prepare, adopt and approve Amendment C225melt to the Melton Planning Scheme by exercising his powers under section 20(4) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987.

The Minister for Planning has completed consultation under section 20(5) of the Act, and all submissions will be taken into consideration during the assessment of the proposal. The Minister for Planning will make a decision in due course.


  • The amendment seeks to facilitate the use and development of the land for the Melton Renewable Energy Hub (MREH), including a battery energy storage system, solar energy facility, powerline and native vegetation removal.
  • The amendment would allow the land to be used and developed in accordance with conditions in an incorporated document.
  • The draft development plans provide an overview of the general form and layout of the proposed development.

More information

If you have any questions or need further information on the proposed amendment, use the contact details below.

Sam Mason
✉ Email: sam.mason@delwp.vic.gov.au.

Have your say

Find out how to get involved and have your say on C225melt that proposes to facilitate the development of the Melton Renewable Energy Hub

Status: Closed

Melton Renewable Energy Hub

Submissions are now closed.

Submissions opens on

9.00am - Friday 20 November 2020

Submissions close on

5.00pm - Friday 18 December 2020

Page last updated: 11/02/21