Council is proposing changes to planning controls affecting land at 53 Walpole Street, Kew 

Amendment C342boro proposes to apply the Heritage Overlay to the land at 53 Walpole Street, Kew on a permanent basis.

Current status (February 2021)

Have your say

Amendment C342boro is currently on public exhibition. You can provide feedback to Council on the proposed changes.

Submissions must be received by 19 March 2021

You can lodge a submission:


You can submit your feedback using an online form. 

Submit feedback online

Please note that all submissions will be treated as public documents and may be viewed by third parties. Please carefully read the privacy statement below before completing the online form. 

By mail

You can also mail your feedback to us. 

Boroondara City Council
Strategic Planning Department
Amendment C342boro

Private Bag 1
Camberwell VIC 3124

Next steps

Once the public exhibition process is complete, Council officers will review all submissions received and prepare a report for consideration by the Urban Planning Delegated Committee (UPDC).  

The UPDC 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 May 2021.  

More information

For more information, visit the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website.

Contact us

If you can't complete the online form or want more information, call Nick Brennan, Senior Strategic Planner on 9278 4535 or email [email protected] 

Privacy policy

Council will collect the information in your submission to transparently carry out Planning Scheme Amendment C342boro 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 C342boro 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.


Amendment C342boro - Explanatory Report   [PDF, 187KB]

Amendment C342boro - Instruction Sheet   [PDF, 134KB]

Amendment C342boro - Notice of the preparation of an amendment   [PDF, 120KB]

Amendment C342boro - Schedule to Clause 43.01 Heritage Overlay    [PDF, 721KB]

Amendment C342boro - Clause 72.04 Incorporated Documents    [PDF, 171KB]

Statement of Significance Kew Hebrew Congregation, 53 Walpole Street, Kew   [PDF, 310KB]

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