Amendment C267 proposes to correct a range of anomalies in the application of planning controls within the municipality, through a ‘fast track’ amendment process.

About Amendment C267

Council is proposing to correct a number of errors and anomalies in the Boroondara Planning Scheme, including: mapping errors, redundant overlay provisions, land affected by multiple zones and land where the zone is inconsistent with its use or ownership.

Amendment C267 specifically relates to anomalies which meet the requirements of the ‘fast track’ amendment process and received no submissions or only supporting submissions during preliminary consultation (as compared to Amendment C268).

The amendment proposes the following corrections:

Ashburton
Rezone part of 29 Yuile Street, Ashburton from Public Park and Recreation Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Balwyn
Rezone part of 21 Talbot Avenue, Balwyn from Public Park and Recreation Zone to General Residential Zone (Schedule 1).
Balwyn  North
Rezone part of 304 Doncaster Road, Balwyn North from Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to Commercial 1 Zone and apply Design and Development Overlay (Schedule 16).
Camberwell
Rezone part of 961 Burke Road, Camberwell from the General Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to Commercial 1 Zone and apply Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Rezone part of 4 Butler Street, Camberwell from Commercial 1 Zone to General Residential Zone (Schedule 4) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Rezone part of 6 Butler Street, Camberwell from Commercial 1 Zone to General Residential Zone (Schedule 4) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Rezone part of 46 St Johns Avenue, Camberwell from Commercial 1 Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Rezone part of 48 St Johns Avenue, Camberwell from Commercial 1 Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Canterbury
Delete Design and Development Overlay (Schedule 4) from 58 Alexandra Avenue, Canterbury.
Delete Design and Development Overlay (Schedule 4) from 60 Alexandra Avenue, Canterbury.
Rezone part of 136 Canterbury Road, Canterbury from Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to General Residential Zone (Schedule 5) and apply Heritage Overlay (Schedule 375).
Rezone part of 7 Dudley Parade, Canterbury from Public Park and Recreation Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Rezone part of 125 Mont Albert Road, Canterbury from General Residential Zone (Schedule 1) to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Deepdene

Apply Parking Overlay (Schedule 1) to 32 Whitehorse Road, Deepdene.

Glen Iris
Rezone part of 324 Burke Road, Glen Iris from Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to Public Use Zone (Schedule 1 - Service and Utility).
Rezone part of 6 Estella Street, Glen Iris from Public Park and Recreation Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Hawthorn
Delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1) from 350, 352 and 360 Burwood Road, Hawthorn.
Rezone part of 538-542 Burwood Road, Hawthorn from General Residential Zone (Schedule 4) to Commercial 1 Zone and apply Parking Overlay (Schedule 1) and Environmental Audit Overlay.
Rezone part of 20 and 22 Lennox Street, Hawthorn from Commercial 1 Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Hawthorn East
Rezone part of 160-170 Camberwell Road, Hawthorn East from Commercial 1 Zone to Public Use Zone (Schedule 4 - Transport) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Rezone part of 70-76 Harold Street, Hawthorn East to Public Use Zone (Schedule 6 - Local Government) and delete Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).

Rezone part of 170 Rathmines Road, Hawthorn East from General Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).

Rezone part of 4-14 Redfern Road, Hawthorn East from Public Use Zone (Schedule 6 - Local Government) to Commercial 1 Zone and apply Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Rezone part of 92 Roseberry Street, Hawthorn East from Commercial 1 Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) and delete Design and Development Overlay (Schedule 17) and Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Kew
Rezone part of 39 Earl Street, Kew from Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to Commercial 1 Zone and apply Design and Development Overlay (Schedule 16).
Rezone part of 10 First Avenue, Kew from Public Park and Recreation Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Rezone part of 14 First Avenue, Kew from Public Park and Recreation Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Rezone part of 54 Harp Road, Kew from Public Park and Recreation Zone to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Delete Public Acquisition Overlay (Schedule 4 - Roads Corporation) from 73 and 75 Studley Park Road, Kew.
Kew East
Rezone part of 181 Belford Road, Kew East from Special Use Zone (Schedule 1 - Golf Courses) to Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3).
Rezone part of 722 High Street, Kew East from Neighbourhood Residential Zone (Schedule 3) to Commercial 2 Zone and apply Parking Overlay (Schedule 1).
Delete Public Acquisition Overlay (Schedule 4 - Roads Corporation) from 2-4 Kilby Road and part Willsmere Road and Kilby Road, Kew East.

Current status (October 2017)

Amendment adopted

On 23 October 2017, Council resolved to:

  1. Adopt Amendment C267 to the Boroondara Planning Scheme, as shown in Attachment 2, as annexed to the minutes, in accordance with Section 29(1) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987.
  2. Submit Amendment C267 to the Minister for Planning for approval in accordance with Section 31(1) of the Planning and Environment Act 1987.
  3. Authorise the Director City Planning to undertake minor administrative changes to the amendment and associated planning controls that do not change the intent of the controls.

Access a copy of the Council report.

In accordance with the resolution, Council submitted Amendment C267 to the Minister for Planning for approval on 26 October 2017. Council is now awaiting the Minister’s decision.

Once the Minister for Planning has made a decision on Council’s request for approval, Council will notify all affected and relevant adjoining property owners and occupiers of the Minister’s decision.

All relevant amendment documentation is available for download below.

More information

For more information contact Claire Scarlett, Strategic Planner:

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