Amendment C257

Heritage Protection for 390 Glenferrie Road, Malvern

The City of Stonnington has prepared Amendment C257 to the Stonnington Planning Scheme.

Amendment C257 has been prepared to introduce permanent heritage protection to 390 Glenferrie Road, Malvern.

Specifically the Amendment:

  • Varies the Schedule to Clause 43.01 Heritage Overlay to include HO587 390 Glenferrie Road, Malvern with permanent heritage status.
  • Amends Planning Scheme Map 3HO to show HO587, with permanent heritage controls.


Exhibition of the Amendment closed on Friday 12 May 2017.

Council Consideration of Submissions

As a result of exhibition, two submissions were received. At its meeting on 10 July 2017 Council considered a report (you can view a copy in the Documentation area of this page) on the submissions received. Council resolved to request the Minister for Planning appoint an independent Panel to hear the submissions and consider the proposed Amendment.

Planning Panel Hearing and Report

The Minister for Planning appointed a two person Panel to consider Amendment C257 and submissions received on the Amendment. The Panel Hearing was held on 18 September 2017 at Stonnington Council.

Council engaged expert evidence from Jim Gard’ner of GJM Heritage Pty Ltd.

Council received the Panel’s Report on 17 October 2017. The panel recommended that the Amendment be adopted as exhibited with no changes.

Council adopted the Amendment and submitted it to the Minister for Planning for approval on 12 December 2017.


The Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C257 to the Stonnington Planning Scheme. The Amendment came into effect on Wednesday 20 February 2018 when notice of its approval was published in the Victorian Government Gazette.

C257 replaces the interim heritage overlay Amendment C256. The Approved Amendment Documents can be viewed under the Documentation area of this page.

Any enquiries about the Amendment should be directed to the Strategic Planning Team on 8290 1395 or email


C257 Approved Documents

C255-and-C257-Panel-Report.pdf(PDF, 1MB)  

C257-GJM-Expert-Evidence-Report-Stonnington.pdf(PDF, 1MB)  

C257-Council-Minutes-Report-and-Attachments-10-07-17.pdf(PDF, 2MB)