Before you buy in rural Victoria
Buying a property in rural Victoria is a big decision. It is important to do your research and be well informed before committing to purchasing a property.
Below is a list of information to assist you in making a decision. It includes tips on what to consider before purchasing a property, information on agricultural activities, sub divisions rules and land use restrictions.
After you have reviewed the following material, you should weigh up whether your lifestyle expectations align with life in a rural location. It may also be useful to discuss your plans with others who already live in rural Victoria.
The Consumer Affairs Victoria website also has a useful checklist, which sets out broader considerations for prospective property owners.