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 (July 2021)

Panel hearing 

Due to COVID-19 and the associated physical distancing requirements, a Directions Hearing for Boroondara Planning Scheme Amendment C342boro was held by video conference on 18 June 2021.

The Main Hearing is scheduled to commence by video conference at 10am on Thursday 22 July 2021.

Parties to the Hearing have been contacted regarding these arrangements. The Panel will hear this matter in an open forum, consistent with its obligation to conduct hearings in public.

To observe proceedings, you can access the live stream at Boroondara C342boro - Panel Hearing. If you have any questions, please contact Planning Panels Victoria at [email protected].

As with in-person hearings, please be advised that the Hearing must not be recorded in any part or in any way without permission from the Panel. This includes audio and video recording.

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.

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