Coastal Management Act and land tenure

Coastal Management Act (DOCX, 3.1 MB)

Maintenance consent (DOC, 127.5 KB)

Coastal Management Plans (PDF, 247.5 KB)

Flexible coastal tenure arrangements (DOC, 1.3 MB)

Living with coastal change

Information on coastal cliff hazards and how to manage them:

Living with cliffs (DOC, 1.3 MB)

Living with cliffs - Anglesea (DOC, 4.1 MB)

Living with cliffs - Port Campbell (DOC, 1.0 MB)

Living with cliffs - St Leonards (DOC, 2.3 MB)

Victorian Coastal Acid Sulphate Soils Strategy and guidelines:

Coastal Acid Sulphate Soils Strategy (PDF, 3.0 MB)
Coastal Acid Sulphate Soils Strategy (DOC, 560.5 KB)

Victorian Best Practice Guidelines for Coastal Acid Sulphate Soils (PDF, 1.3 MB)
Victorian Best Practice Guidelines for Coastal Acid Sulphate Soils (DOC, 529.5 KB)

Information on the benefits of open space:

Open space on the coast (DOC, 3.0 MB)

Information of managing coastal stormwater outfalls:

Managing the end of the pipe: Coastal stormwater outfalls (DOC, 1.3 MB)

Heritage

Historic Places on Public Land (PDF, 471.9 KB)

More information on managing non-indigenous heritage can be found at Heritage Victoria

Aboriginal Heritage (PDF, 353.7 KB)

More information on managing Aboriginal heritage can be found on the Aboriginal Victoria website

Dredging

Information on dredging is available here.

Coastal Committees of Management

Across Victoria approximately 1200 voluntary Committees of Management (CoMs) manage 1500 Crown land reserves. A further 2800 reserves are managed by municipal councils as CoMs. Many of these reserves are on the coast.

More information about Committees of Management.

More information

The following external websites may provide information that is useful:

Victorian Coastal Council provides the Victorian Coastal Strategy.

Australian Online Coastal Information from Geoscience Australia: Ozcoasts