The City of Boroondara (Council) gives notice under section 114 of the Local Government Act 2020 that it proposes to sell the land from the 4.88m wide discontinued road adjoining the front of 20 and 22 Sir Garnet Road, Surrey Hills, which is shown hatched on the plan below.

Council proposes to sell the hatched land to the adjoining property owners at 20 and 22 Sir Garnet Road, Surrey Hills, respectively, by private treaty in accordance with its policy.

Further Council proposes take title to the land from the discontinued road shown cross-hatched on the plan below.

As part of its Community Engagement process Council is inviting submissions on this proposal.  Any person wishing to make a submission must do so in writing to the undersigned by no later than Thursday 16 February 2023.

A person making a submission is entitled to request in the submission that they wish to appear in person, or to be represented by a person specified in the submission, in support of the submission at a meeting of the Council or its Committee on a date, time and place to be determined by the Council. 

All submissions will be considered in accordance with the principles of section 223 of the Local Government Act 1989.

Following the consideration of any submissions, Council may decide to sell the land, part of the land, or not to sell the land.

Any person making a written submission is advised that all submissions and personal information in the submission will be handled by Council in accordance with the provisions of the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014.

Enquiries to: Rebecca Dewar, Senior Property Management Officer

A map of the land that Council is proposing to sell. It showns the section that may be for sale near Sir Garnet Road.

Submissions quoting reference No 50/521/00488 should be posted to: Chief Financial Officer, City of Boroondara, Private Bag 1, Camberwell Vic 3124, delivered to the Council offices, 8 Inglesby Road, Camberwell or emailed to [email protected]