The City of Boroondara (Council) gives notice under section 206 and Schedule 10 Clause 3 of the Local Government Act 1989 (“the Act”), that it proposes to discontinue the 3.05m wide road at the rear of 3, 5, 7 and 7A Maling Road, Canterbury.

Furthermore, Council proposes to vest in itself the 0.31m wide reserve at the rear of 6, 8 and 12 Carinda Road, Canterbury, which is shown cross-hatched on the plan below via a Plan of Subdivision pursuant to section 24A of the Subdivision Act 1988.

The above Plan of Subdivision will also take up/absorb the hiatus land shown stippled on the plan below.

If the road is discontinued and the reserve is vested, Council proposes to sell the land from the road, the reserve and the hiatus by private treaty to the abutting property owners.

In accordance with section 223 of the Act, any person wishing to make a submission on the proposal must do so in writing to the undersigned by no later than Friday, 1 March 2019.

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 section 223 of the Act.

Following the consideration of any submissions, Council may decide to discontinue and sell the road, part of the road or not to discontinue and sell the road. Furthermore, Council may decide to sell the land from the reserve and hiatus, part of the land or not to sell the land.

Any person making a written submission under section 223 of the Act 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.

Make a submission

Submissions quoting reference No 50/521/00263 should be:

  • posted to: Director Environment & Infrastructure, City of Boroondara, Private Bag 1, Camberwell Vic 3124
  • delivered to: Council offices, 8 Inglesby Road, Camberwell, or
  • emailed to: [email protected]

Submissions close Friday 1 March 2019.

More information

For enquiries, please contact John Lorkin, Coordinator Revenue & Property Services, 9278 4331.