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What Plan Melbourne means for you

Melbourne is the fastest growing city in Australia. The city's population is projected to grow from 4.6 million to almost 8 million – with Victoria's total population set to top 10 million by 2051.

This growth, in combination with a changing climate, increased globalisation and congestion are testing the resilience of Melbourne's built and natural environment. We need to plan for this growth and change.

That's why Plan Melbourne is so important - it reflects the changing needs of our city and state – creating a blueprint for action that will define the future shape and sustainability of Melbourne.

The outcomes Plan Melbourne seeks to achieve are: