Place naming

Preserving culture and protecting communities through the naming of roads, features and localities in Victoria.

Naming rules review – draft released

The naming rules for places in Victoria are updated every 5 years in line with the Geographic Place Names Act 1998. The consultation process on the draft naming rules is now closed. Final comments have been reviewed and a final version is currently being prepared. Find information on next steps and frequently asked questions on the process, changes and improvements in the 2020-2021 review.

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