Bushfire rebuilding statistics

The following statistics depict the rebuilding progress in bushfire affected areas of the Murrindindi Shire as at end February 2016.

  East West Total
Number of dwellings destroyed  620 777 1397
Planning Approvals
Total issued for dwellings 191 338 529
Average days to issue (consents) 9 9 9
% of total dwellings destroyed approved to rebuild 31 44  38
Building Permits - Municipal
Total issues for dwellings 166 158 324
Average days to issue 10 10 10
Building Permits - Private
Total issued for dwellings 173 284 457
Building Permits - Total
 Total issued for dwellings 339 442 781
% of total dwellings destroyed approved to rebuild  55 57  56

East - Buxton, Marysville, Narbethong and Taggerty

West - Castella, Flowerdale, Limestone, Glenburn, Hazeldene, Kinglake, Kinglake Central, Kinglake West, Murrindindi, Pheasant Creek, Strath Creek and Toolangi