VICTORIA PARK - No.55 (Lot 6) Colombo Street – Residential Additions

The Town has received a development application for Additions (Residential). The application proposes a single storey extension to the rear of the existing house and a freestanding garage structure taking access from the Right-of-way.

In accordance with Local Planning Policy 37 – “Community Consultation on Planning Proposals”, you are invited to comment on the following matters:

  • Boundary Setbacks– The Residential Design Codes prescribes the minimum setback distance of buildings from boundaries other than the street. The application proposes variations to the setback of the following walls:
    • Ground Floor wall to common boundary with No 57 Colombo Street - 1.5 metres required; 1 metres proposed to southwestern boundary.
  • Outbuilding Height – The Residential Design Codes permit the proposed outbuilding (garage) to have a maximum wall height of 2.4 metres and maximum ridge height of 4.2 metres. The outbuilding is proposed to have a wall height that matches the abutting lot-boundary wall (approx. 5.5m-5.8m) and a ridge height of approximately 5.2m.

Where can I view the application?

A copy of the plans and supporting information are available to view in the Plans and Documents section located on the right side of this page.

How can I comment?

Any comments you wish to make on the proposal are to be submitted by close of business 14 April 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.129.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.129.1

How can I find out more information?

The assessing officer for the application is Planning Officer, Sturt McDonald. You can contact Sturt on 08 9311 8111 or ask a question via the link below.

For detailed enquiries, we recommend that you contact the assessing officer.

Who will decide this application?

The decision-maker for this development application is the Town of Victoria Park

It is noted that the decision-maker will take into account the comments received, however, are not obliged to support these views.

The Town has received a development application for Additions (Residential). The application proposes a single storey extension to the rear of the existing house and a freestanding garage structure taking access from the Right-of-way.

In accordance with Local Planning Policy 37 – “Community Consultation on Planning Proposals”, you are invited to comment on the following matters:

  • Boundary Setbacks– The Residential Design Codes prescribes the minimum setback distance of buildings from boundaries other than the street. The application proposes variations to the setback of the following walls:
    • Ground Floor wall to common boundary with No 57 Colombo Street - 1.5 metres required; 1 metres proposed to southwestern boundary.
  • Outbuilding Height – The Residential Design Codes permit the proposed outbuilding (garage) to have a maximum wall height of 2.4 metres and maximum ridge height of 4.2 metres. The outbuilding is proposed to have a wall height that matches the abutting lot-boundary wall (approx. 5.5m-5.8m) and a ridge height of approximately 5.2m.

Where can I view the application?

A copy of the plans and supporting information are available to view in the Plans and Documents section located on the right side of this page.

How can I comment?

Any comments you wish to make on the proposal are to be submitted by close of business 14 April 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.129.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.129.1

How can I find out more information?

The assessing officer for the application is Planning Officer, Sturt McDonald. You can contact Sturt on 08 9311 8111 or ask a question via the link below.

For detailed enquiries, we recommend that you contact the assessing officer.

Who will decide this application?

The decision-maker for this development application is the Town of Victoria Park

It is noted that the decision-maker will take into account the comments received, however, are not obliged to support these views.

  • Send us your comments by 5pm 13 April 2020.

    Please note that only submissions with verifiable names and addresses can be accepted.


    Send us your comments by 5pm 13 April 2020.

    Please note that only submissions with verifiable names and addresses can be accepted.


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