Fawkner Divisional Response Unit police arrested a man after locating an alleged hydroponic set-up in Sunbury last night.
The 35-year-old Sydenham man was arrested at a property on Holloway Close about 7.30pm.
Investigators entered the property after a search warrant was executed and they located a quantity of cannabis plants.
The man has been charged with cultivate, traffic and possess a drug of dependence, proceeds of crime, theft of electricity and other offences.
He has been bailed to appear at Broadmeadows Magistrates Court on August 1 2019.