C304 - Compilation heritage amendment

The Council’s Part A submission and the expert witness statement for the Amendment C304ston Panel hearing are now available for download within the document section below. 

An online Panel Hearing for Amendment C304ston will be held on 12, 13 and 15 October 2021. 

Join the Panel Hearing on Microsoft Teams

DAY 1 - Tuesday 12 October at 10 am

Join Panel Hearing Day 1

DAY 2 - Wednesday 13 October at 1:00 pm  

Join Panel Hearing Day 2

DAY 3 - Friday 15 October at 10 am 

Join Panel Hearing Day 3

View the full Panel Hearing timetable(PDF, 381KB)

Before making a final decision on the amendment, Council will consider the independent panel's advice. If the amendment is adopted by Council, then it will be submitted to the Minister for Planning for final approval. 

Panel documents:

Stonnington - Part A Submission(PDF, 303KB)

Stonnington - Part B Submission(PDF, 2MB)

Stonnington - Expert Witness Statement (PDF, 3MB)


 Amendment C304 summary
Amendment Compilation Heritage Amendment C304 to the Stonnington Planning Scheme

The Amendment applies the findings of heritage investigations by applying the Heritage Overlay to:

  • one new precinct (Brocklesby Precinct)

  • three individual places (151 Finch Street, Glen Iris, 546 Orrong Road, Armadale and 35 Larnook Street, Prahran).

The Amendment also revises and extends:

  • four existing precincts (Toorak Road Precinct, Cunningham and Oxford Street Precinct, Airlie Avenue Precinct, and Chomley Street Precinct).

As part of the application of the Heritage controls, Amendment C304ston proposes changes to setback requirements within the Activity Centre Zone.

It also removes properties (on Packington Place) from the Design and Development Overlay and Neighbourhood Character Overlay.

Subject places

Amendment C304 applies the findings of separate heritage investigations by applying the Heritage Overlay to:

Brocklesby Precinct, Armadale (HO640)

  • 116-134 Kooyong Road, Armadale
  • 1002-1012 Malvern Road, Armadale
  • 2B Erskine Street, Armadale

Toorak Road Precinct, South Yarra (HO150)
Existing Precinct plus proposed extension:

  • 1-63 Toorak Road, South Yarra
  • South Yarra Railway Station platforms including canopies above platforms.

Lee Terrace, South Yarra (HO641)

  • 6-18 (even) Avoca Street, South Yarra

Palermo Estate Precinct, South Yarra (HO128)
Existing residential component of HO128 plus proposed extension:

  • 1-18A and 28-30 (evens) Palermo Street, South Yarra

Chapel Street North Precinct, South Yarra (HO642)
Existing commercial component of HO128 plus proposed extension:

  • 575-593 (odds) Chapel Street, South Yarra
  • 248-250 (evens) Toorak Road, South Yarra

Airlie Avenue Precinct, Prahran (HO178)
Existing precinct plus proposed extension:

  • 546-574 High Street, Prahran
  • 74-100 (evens) Chomley Street, Prahran
  • 1-5 (odds) and 2-30 (evens) Willis Street, Prahran

Chomley Street Precinct, Prahran (HO386)
Existing precinct plus proposed extension:

  • 73-95 (even) Chomley Street, Prahran
  • 15-21 (odd) and 34-38 (even) Packington Place, Prahran

Individual Places:

  • Crossman House (Former), 151 Finch Street, Glen Iris
  • 546 Orrong Road, Armadale
  • 35 Larnook Street, Prahran

As part of applying Heritage controls, the Amendment makes changes to:

  • the Activity Centre Zone
  • Neighbourhood Character Overlay, and
  • Design and Development Overlay.



October - December 2020  Amendment C304 exhibited from 29 October to 9 December 2020.
January - February 2021

Council reviewed submissions.

1 March 2021

At its meeting, Council resolved to request the Minister for Planning to appoint a Panel to hear and consider submissions on the Amendment.

The Council Minutes and Agenda are available here: C304ston-Council-Minutes-Report-and-Attachments-01-03-21(PDF, 6MB)

 30 April 2021

Panel Direction

Planning Panels Victoria adjourned the hearing to allow Council to notify occupiers of the Planning Scheme Amendment.

20 May - 21 June 2021 Further Notice of Amendment C304 given to occupiers. 
19 July 2021  Council review and consideration of further submissions. 
9 August 2021 

Directions Hearing

12, 13, 15 October 2021

Panel Hearing

The Panel Hearing can be joined online via Microsoft Teams

DAY 1 - Tuesday 12 October at 10am

Join Panel Hearing Day 1

DAY 2 - Wednesday 13 October at 1:20 pm  

Join Panel Hearing Day 2

DAY 3 - Friday 15 October at 10 am 

Join Panel Hearing Day 3

View the full Panel Hearing timetable(PDF, 388KB).

Council submissions and expert evidence will be made available here prior to the Panel Hearing. 

TBA  Panel Report is released.
TBA  Council adopts Amendment.


Exhibition documents

Information Sheets

Fact sheet(PDF, 89KB)

Information Sheet A(PDF, 207KB)
Palermo Estate Precinct (HO128) and Chapel Street North Precinct (HO642)

Information Sheet B(PDF, 282KB)
Toorak Road Precinct (HO150) and Lee Terrace Precinct (HO641)

Information Sheet C(PDF, 260KB)
Airlie Avenue Precinct (HO178)

Information Sheet D(PDF, 170KB)
Chomley Street Precinct (HO386)

Amendment documents

Notice of preparation(PDF, 322KB)

Explanatory report(PDF, 453KB)

Instruction sheet(PDF, 76KB)


Proposed amended provisions

Schedule 1 to Clause 37.08 - Activity Centre Zone(PDF, 21MB)

Schedule to Clause 43.01 - Heritage Overlay(PDF, 525KB)

Schedule to Clause 72.04 - documents incorporated in this planning scheme(PDF, 131KB)

Proposed amended provisions with tracked changes

Schedule 1 to Clause 37.08 - Activity Centre Zone (tracked changes)(PDF, 21MB)

Schedule to Clause 43.01 - Heritage Overlay (tracked changes)(PDF, 529KB)

Schedule to Clause 72.04 - documents incorporated in this planning scheme (tracked changes)(PDF, 133KB)

Statements of significance

HO128-Palermo-Estate-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 468KB)

HO150-Toorak-Road-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 575KB)

HO178-Airlie-Avenue-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 539KB)

HO386-Chomley-Street-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 365KB)

HO640-Brocklesby-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 423KB)

HO641-Lee-Terrace-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 712KB)

HO642-Chapel-Street-North-Precinct.pdf(PDF, 444KB)

HO643-Crossman-House-former.pdf(PDF, 603KB)

HO644-546-Orrong-Road.pdf(PDF, 485KB)

HO645-35-Larnook-Street.pdf(PDF, 556KB)


Stonnington-C304ston-001hoMap01-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 319KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-002d-hoMap01-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 237KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-003d-hoMap05-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 239KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-004hoMap05-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 235KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-005hoMap05-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 205KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-006hoMap05-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 198KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-007hoMap06-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 188KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-008d-ncoMap05-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 192KB)

Stonnington-C304ston-009d-ddoMap05-Exhibition.pdf(PDF, 193KB)

Supporting information


35-Larnook-Street-Prahran-Heritage-Citation(PDF, 5MB)

151-Finch-Street-Glen-Iris-Final-Heritage-Citation(PDF, 1MB)

546-Orrong-Road-Armadale-Heritage-Citation(PDF, 3MB)

Chapel-Street-North-Precinct-HO642(PDF, 1MB)

HO178-Airlie-Ave-Precinct-extension-citation(PDF, 3MB)

HO386-Chomley-Street-Precinct-extension-citation(PDF, 2MB)

HO640-Brocklesby-Heritage-Precinct-citation(PDF, 2MB)

Lee-Terrace-6-18-Avoca-Street-South-Yarra-HO641(PDF, 2MB)

Palermo-Estate-Precinct-HO128(PDF, 2MB)

Toorak-Road-Precinct-HO150(PDF, 4MB)

Contact our Strategic Planning team for more information. Email strategicplanning@stonnington.vic.gov.au or call 8290 1333.