Heritage Protection for Individual Victorian Houses
The City of Stonnington has prepared Amendment C249 to the Stonnington Planning Scheme.
The Amendment proposes to implement the findings of the Victorian Houses Heritage Study, which recommends the inclusion of fifty-eight individually significant Victorian houses in the Heritage Overlay. These houses are located in Armadale, Glen Iris, Malvern, Malvern East, Prahran, South Yarra, Toorak and Windsor.
Specifically the Amendment:
- Varies the Schedule to Clause 43.01 Heritage Overlay to include fifty-eight places with permanent heritage status.
- Amends Planning Scheme Maps 1HO, 2HO, 3HO, 4HO, 5HO 6HO, 7HO and 9HO to show permanent heritage controls.
Exhibition of the Amendment closed on Monday 26 June 2017. A total of 30 submissions have been received.
The exhibited Amendment documents and documents supporting the Amendment are available in the Documentation area of this page.
Consideration of Submissions
Following consideration of submissions at the Council meeting on 18 September 2017, Council adopted a position in support of Amendment C249, with changes, and resolved to refer the submissions to an independent Panel.
A Directions Hearing was held on Tuesday 17 October at the Malvern Town Hall.
The Panel Hearing is scheduled to be held over three days at the Council Chamber in the Malvern Town Hall, on the 15th, 16th and 17th November 2017.
You can view a copy of the timetable under the ‘Panel Hearing’ heading below.
Expert witness statements will also be made available on Monday 13 November under the ‘Expert Witness Statements’ heading below.
The Panel folders can be viewed at Council’s Planning Counter, Stonnington City Council, 311 Glenferrie Road, Malvern.
Following the Panel Hearing a report will prepared by the Panel. The Panel report and its recommendations will be considered at a future Council meeting.
For more information about Amendment C249 please contact the City of Stonnington’s Strategic Planning Team on 8290 1395 or email email@example.com
Council Submission A
Expert Witness Statements
C249 Exhibited Documents