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The amendment proposes to implement the recommendations of the Kew Heritage Gap Study to include 20 individual heritage places, nine heritage precincts and six precinct extensions in the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to the Boroondara Planning Scheme.

Current status (September 2019)

Panel Hearing 

The independent Panel appointed to consider submissions to Amendment C294 has scheduled a public hearing to commence on 17 October 2019 for five days. 

As directed by the independent Panel, any expert witness statement needs to be circulated by 10 October 2019. Expert witness statements will be made available for download in the download section below.  

If you have any questions regarding the Panel process:

Following the panel hearing, the independent Panel will prepare a report for consideration by Council. Council must make this report publically available within 28 days of receiving it. 

For more information

  • Download a copy of all the amendment and supporting documentation from the download section below.
  • Visit the Department of Environment, Land Water and Planning website.
  • View a hard copy of all the amendment and supporting information at the City of Boroondara Planning Counter at 8 Inglesby Road, Camberwell. 

About Amendment C294

The amendment proposes to include 20 individual heritage places, nine heritage precincts and six precinct extensions in the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to the Boroondara Planning Scheme. An interim Heritage Overlay has been applied to all properties recommended for protection in the Study.

The amendment affects land at the following precincts and properties: 

New heritage precincts 

Individual heritage places

Extensions to existing heritage precincts

  • Barry Street Precinct (HO143)
  • Barrington Avenue Precinct (HO142)
  • Sackville Street Precinct (HO162)
  • Glenferrie Road Precinct (HO150)
  • Kew Junction Commercial Heritage Precinct (HO520)
  • High Street South Residential Precinct (HO527)

Contact us

For more information contact Lucy Johnson, Strategic Planner:


Kew Heritage Gap Study (revised)  [PDF, 45MB]

Heritage Overlay Fact Sheet   [PDF, 403KB]

Amendment C294 - Explanatory Report   [PDF, 184KB]

Amendment C294 - Notice of Preparation of Amendment   [PDF, 123KB]

Amendment C294 - Instruction Sheet   [PDF, 118KB]

Amendment C294 - Exhibition Map HO 6, 7 & 8   [PDF, 623KB]

Amendment C294 - Schedule to Clause 43.01 Heritage Overlay   [PDF, 791KB]

Amendment C294 - Schedule to Clause 72.04 Incorporated Documents   [PDF, 127KB]

Amendment C294 - Schedule to Clause 72.08 Background Documents   [PDF, 104KB]

Statement of Significance - Bradford Estate Precinct (HO798)   [PDF, 350KB]

Statement of Significance - Banool Estate Precinct (HO799)   [PDF, 242KB]

Statement of Significance - Burke Road Commercial Precinct (HO800)   [PDF, 364KB]

Statement of Significance - Clifton Estate Residential Precinct (HO801)   [PDF, 258KB]

Statement of Significance - Cotham Village Commercial Precinct (HO802)   [PDF, 239KB]

Statement of Significance - Goldthorns Hill and Environs Precinct (HO803)   [PDF, 480KB]

Statement of Significance - Iona Estate Residential Precinct (HO804)   [PDF, 381KB]

Statement of Significance - May Street Precinct (HO805)   [PDF, 490KB]

Statement of Significance - Thornton Estate Residential Precinct (HO806)   [PDF, 328KB]

Statement of Significance - 349 Barkers Road (part), Kew (HO807)   [PDF, 384KB]

Statement of Significance - 349 Barkers Road (part), Kew (HO808)   [PDF, 318KB]

Statement of Significance - 315 Barkers Road, Kew (HO809)   [PDF, 738KB]

Statement of Significance - 1139-1141 Burke Road, Kew (HO810)   [PDF, 603KB]

Statement of Significance - 301 Cotham Road (part), Kew (HO811)   [PDF, 272KB]

Statement of Significance - 230 Cotham Road, Kew (HO812)   [PDF, 312KB]

Statement of Significance - 264 Cotham Road, Kew (HO813)   [PDF, 258KB]

Statement of Significance - 370-376 Cotham Road (part), Kew (HO815)   [PDF, 251KB]

Statement of Significance - 4 Edgecombe Street, Kew (HO816)   [PDF, 653KB]

Statement of Significance - 59 Pakington Street, Kew (HO817)   [PDF, 722KB]

Statement of Significance - 20 Peel Street, Kew (HO818)   [PDF, 383KB]

Statement of Significance - 3 Perry Court, Kew (HO819)   [PDF, 428KB]

Statement of Significance - 25 Queen Street, Kew (HO820)   [PDF, 263KB]

Statement of Significance - 13 Raheen Drive, Kew (HO821)   [PDF, 767KB]

Statement of Significance - 6 Reeves Court, Kew (HO822)   [PDF, 973KB]

Statement of Significance - 35 to 37 Rowland Street, Kew (HO823)   [PDF, 629KB]

Statement of Significance - 28 Stevenson Street, Kew (HO824)   [PDF, 522KB]

Statement of Significance - 71 Stevenson Street, Kew (HO825)   [PDF, 553KB]

Statement of Significance - 96 Stevenson Street, Kew (HO826)   [PDF, 584KB]

Statement of Significance - 31 Studley Park Road, Kew (HO827)   [PDF, 764KB]

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