C186 - Increase to Public Open Space Contributions

The City of Stonnington has prepared Amendment C186 to the Stonnington Planning Scheme.


Exhibition of the Amendment commenced on 14 November 2013 and closed on 20 December 2013.

Council received 19 submissions in response to Amendment C186.

Council considered submissions on Amendment C186 at its meeting on 3 February 2014 and resolved to request the Minister for Planning to appoint a Panel to hear all submissions and consider the Amendment.

The report taken to Council and the summary of the issues raised in submissions and Council’s response can be found under C186 Council Reports.

Planning Panel

The Panel Hearing was over two parts, the first part commencing on 4 and 5 June 2014 and the second part being held on 1, 2 and 3 December 2014.

Next Steps

Following completion of the Hearing, a Report prepared by the Panel was received by Council on 22 January 2015. A copy of the Panel Report is available under the Documentation section on this page.

A report will be prepared for Council to consider the recommendations of the Panel. Submitters will also be advised of the date Council will consider the recommendations of the Panel.

It is anticipated that Council will consider the recommendations of the Panel report at a Council meeting in March 2015.

How to find out more

Any enquiries about the amendment should be directed to Alastair McKenzie – Coordinator Strategic Planning on 8290 1370.