Amendment C318 proposes to introduce the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to 15 individual places and one precinct in Balwyn, Balwyn North and Deepdene.
About Amendment C318
Amendment C318 will affect properties in Balywn, Balwyn North and Deepdene and proposes to introduce the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to 15 individual places and one precinct.
The properties proposed for heritage protection are listed below:
|Proposed HO Number||Property Address||Description of Place|
|HO870||1 Mountain View Road, Balwyn North||House|
|HO871||1 Reumah Court, Balwyn||House ‘Reumah’|
|HO872||3 Brenbeal Street, Balwyn||All Hallows’ Catholic Church-School, former|
|HO873||7 Mangan Street, Balwyn||Flats|
|HO874||8 Kitchener Street, Deepdene||House ‘Khartoum’|
|HO875||8 Boston Road, Balwyn||House ‘Rexmoor’|
|HO876||9 Boston Road, Balwyn||House ‘Aloha’|
|HO877||28 Leonard Street, Deepdene||House ‘Mararoa’|
|HO878||32 Whitehorse Road, Deepdene||1st Deepdene Scout Hall|
|HO879||113 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn||House ‘Bel-Air’|
|HO880||129-131 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn||‘Silver Birches’ (formerly ‘Hillsborough’) and garden|
|HO881||146 Yarrbat Avenue, Balwyn||Church House|
|HO882||171 Doncaster Road, Balwyn North||House and Garden|
|HO883||269 Union Road, Balwyn||House ‘Evandale’ (formerly ‘Dewrang’)|
|HO884||958A Burke Road, Deepdene||Former Frank Paton Memorial Church and Hall|
|HO885||1-13 Angle Road, Deepdene inclusive||Angle Road precinct, Deepdene|
Current status (November 2019)
Exhibition - Have your say
Amendment C318 is currently on public exhibition and you now have the opportunity to provide feedback to Council on the proposed changes.
Submissions must be made in writing and received by 13 December 2019.
You can lodge a submission the following ways:
- online form
Boroondara City Council
Strategic Planning Department
Private Bag 1
CAMBERWELL VIC 3124
If you are unable to complete the online form, contact the Strategic Planning Department on 9278 4815.
Please note that all submissions will be treated as public documents and may be viewed by third parties. Please carefully read the privacy statement before completing the online form.
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.
Once the public exhibition process is complete, Council officers will review all submissions received and prepare a report for consideration by the Urban Planning Special Committee (UPSC).
The UPSC will decide whether to:
- Make changes to the amendment in response to submissions.
- Seek appointment of an independent Panel and refer any submissions to the Panel for consideration.
- Recommend adoption of the amendment by Council, if there are no submissions or all submissions have been resolved.
- Abandon the amendment.
The report is likely to be considered by the UPSC in February 2020.
Interim Controls Amendment approved
On 30 October 2019, the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning on behalf of the Minister for Planning approved Amendment C319 to the Boroondara Planning Scheme. The amendment and revised planning controls came into effect on 14 November 2019.
The amendment introduces the Heritage Overlay on fifteen individual places and one precinct of local heritage significance in Balwyn, Balwyn North and Deepdene on an interim basis to allow enough time to progress Amendment C318 which proposes a permanent heritage control over the properties.
You can access a copy of the approved amendment documentation and associated planning controls at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website.
Alternatively, you can also view a copy of the amendment documentation during office hours at the City of Boroondara Planning Counter, Level 1, 8 Inglesby Road, Camberwell.
Please note that the approval of this amendment may affect a person’s ability to act on a building or planning permit issued prior to the gazettal date of this amendment.
Council will collect the information in your submission to transparently carry out Planning Scheme Amendment C318 in accordance with the Planning and Environment Act 1987 (Act). The personal information will be used by Council for that primary purpose or directly related purposes such as contacting you about the project. Council must make a copy of all submissions available for any person to inspect free of charge until two months after completion of the amendment process in accordance with Section 21 of the Act. Submissions will be disclosed in full to Council's consultants (if applicable) who will make recommendations to Council regarding the submissions. Council and the State Government may also publish submissions on their websites, provide copies of submissions, and make publicly available lists of submissions during this period. Submissions may be disclosed in a report to Council which will by virtue of the Local Government Act 1989 be available to the public for an extended period.
The submitter understands that the personal information provided is for the purpose of transparently carrying out Planning Scheme Amendment C318 and that he or she may apply to Council for access to and/or amendment of the information. Requests for access and/or correction should be made to Council’s Privacy Officer.
You may choose to respond anonymously, however Council will then be unable to contact you regarding the project.
For more information contact Nick Brennan, Senior Strategic Planner:
- phone: 9278 4535
- email: [email protected]
Amendment C318 - Explanatory Report [PDF, 145KB]
Amendment C318 - Instruction Sheet [PDF, 132KB]
Amendment C318 - Notice of Preparation of Amendment [PDF, 107KB]
Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Map 4HO [PDF, 227KB]
Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Maps 8HO & 9HO [PDF, 276KB]
Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Map 9HO [PDF, 248KB]
Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Maps 9HO & 10HO [PDF, 266KB]
Amendment C318 - Planning Scheme Map 10HO [PDF, 291KB]
Heritage Overlay Fact sheet [PDF, 537KB]
Statement of Significance - 1 Reumah Court, Balwyn [PDF, 842KB]
Statement of Significance - 7 Mangan Street, Balwyn [PDF, 805KB]
Statement of Significance - 8 Boston Road, Balwyn [PDF, 652KB]
Statement of Significance - 9 Boston Road, Balwyn [PDF, 285KB]
Statement of Significance - 269 Union Road, Balwyn [PDF, 787KB]
Statement of Significance - Angle Road Precinct [PDF, 231KB]