EAST VICTORIA PARK - No.23 Huntingdon Street (Lot 156) - Single House

The Town has received a development application for Single House. The application proposes the demolition of the existing home and the construction of a new dwelling.

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

  • Fill and Retaining behind Street Setback Line - A retaining wall is proposed to be constructed along the eastern common boundary with 21 Huntingdon Street. The retaining wall is proposed to have a maximum height 1.1m above natural ground level. The Residential Design Codes permit filling and associated retaining walls behind the street setback line and within 1.0 metre of a common boundary up to a maximum height of 500mm above natural ground level.
  • Visual Privacy– The Residential Design Codes prescribes minimum setback distances for raised outdoor active habitable spaces (alfresco area) from boundaries in order to achieve a reasonable level of privacy. The application proposes variations as follows:
    • Alfresco (raised 800mm above the NGL) eastern boundary – 7.5 metres required; 0.8m metres proposed.

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 Thursday, 4 June 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.244.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.244.1

How can I find out more information?

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

For detailed enquiries, we recommend that you contact the assessing officer to arrange a meeting (during business hours) at the Town's administration centre.

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 Single House. The application proposes the demolition of the existing home and the construction of a new dwelling.

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

  • Fill and Retaining behind Street Setback Line - A retaining wall is proposed to be constructed along the eastern common boundary with 21 Huntingdon Street. The retaining wall is proposed to have a maximum height 1.1m above natural ground level. The Residential Design Codes permit filling and associated retaining walls behind the street setback line and within 1.0 metre of a common boundary up to a maximum height of 500mm above natural ground level.
  • Visual Privacy– The Residential Design Codes prescribes minimum setback distances for raised outdoor active habitable spaces (alfresco area) from boundaries in order to achieve a reasonable level of privacy. The application proposes variations as follows:
    • Alfresco (raised 800mm above the NGL) eastern boundary – 7.5 metres required; 0.8m metres proposed.

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 Thursday, 4 June 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.244.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.244.1

How can I find out more information?

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

For detailed enquiries, we recommend that you contact the assessing officer to arrange a meeting (during business hours) at the Town's administration centre.

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 Thursday 4 June 2020.

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



    Send us your comments by 5pm Thursday 4 June 2020.

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


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