Documents On Exhibition

Visit Council's page Surf Coast Conversations for all projects that are open for public consultation.

Draft Budget 2017-18

Council has prepared its draft Budget, which is now available for inspection.

To view the document online or to make an online submission, visit Surf Coast Conversations.

You can also find a copy on our Annual Budgets page, or in person at

  • Council Offices, 1 Merrijig Drive, Torquay
  • Aireys Inlet, Anglesea, Lorne and Winchelsea Post Offices
  • Lorne Visitor Information Centre
  • Deans Marsh and Moriac General Stores
  • Torquay and mobile libraries servicing the Surf Coast Shire
  • Community houses at Anglesea, Deans Marsh, Lorne and Winchelsea


Draft Surf Coast Shire Council Plan 2017 - 2021 (incorporating the Health and Wellbeing Plan)

Council has prepared its Council Plan and Health and Wellbeing Plan, which are now available for inspection. To view the documents online or to make a submission, visit Surf Coast Conversations

Council’s Road Management Plan 

Council has prepared its draft Road Management Plan, which is now available for inspection. To view the document online or to make a submission, visit Surf Coast Conversations

Community and natural values central to Winchelsea Common Plan

Nationally significant vegetation is being protected and celebrated through the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and the Surf Coast Shire (SCS) Council’s draft Future Use Plan for the Winchelsea Common. Get more information about the Future Use Plan online or phone Sally Patterson at DELWP on 03 5220 2008.

Planning Applications

Find out what planning applications are on public exhibition.