VICTORIA PARK – Lot 1 (467), Lot 2 (479), Lot 3 (487) and Lot 4 (493) Albany Highway - Mixed Use Development

The Town has received a development application for Mixed Use Development. The proposed development is comprised of the following:

  • A total built form of four storeys above ground.
  • Basement level car parking.
  • Ground floor commercial uses consisting of one shop and three office tenancies
  • 19 residential apartments on the second, third and fourth storeys.

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

  • Proposed Use - A Shop is classified as an “AA” (discretionary use) within the commercial zone under Town Planning Scheme No. 1.
  • Plot Ratio - The proposed development has a plot ratio of 1.81:1 with a plot ratio floor area of 2354m2. The maximum plot ratio permitted under Town Planning Scheme No. 1 is 1:1 with a floor area of 1295m2.
  • Building Height - The proposal includes several building components with varying heights as follows:
    • Where directly abutting Albany Highway, the building has a height of approximately 12 metres in lieu of a maximum permitted height of 7.5 metres;
    • The building has an overall maximum height of approximately 15 metres in lieu of a maximum permitted height of 11.5 metres;
  • Car Parking (commercial) - The proposed development proposes a shortfall in on-site commercial car parking of 10 bays. While 20 bays are required to be provided to comply, 10 bays (excluding tandem bays) have been proposed.
  • Car Parking (residential) - The proposed development proposes a shortfall in on-site car parking for visitor bays of 4 bays. While 4 bays are required to be provided to comply, no visitor bays have been 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 Tuesday, 24 September 2019, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2019.353.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2019.353.1

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 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 Metro Central Joint Development Assessment Panel (JDAP).

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 Mixed Use Development. The proposed development is comprised of the following:

  • A total built form of four storeys above ground.
  • Basement level car parking.
  • Ground floor commercial uses consisting of one shop and three office tenancies
  • 19 residential apartments on the second, third and fourth storeys.

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

  • Proposed Use - A Shop is classified as an “AA” (discretionary use) within the commercial zone under Town Planning Scheme No. 1.
  • Plot Ratio - The proposed development has a plot ratio of 1.81:1 with a plot ratio floor area of 2354m2. The maximum plot ratio permitted under Town Planning Scheme No. 1 is 1:1 with a floor area of 1295m2.
  • Building Height - The proposal includes several building components with varying heights as follows:
    • Where directly abutting Albany Highway, the building has a height of approximately 12 metres in lieu of a maximum permitted height of 7.5 metres;
    • The building has an overall maximum height of approximately 15 metres in lieu of a maximum permitted height of 11.5 metres;
  • Car Parking (commercial) - The proposed development proposes a shortfall in on-site commercial car parking of 10 bays. While 20 bays are required to be provided to comply, 10 bays (excluding tandem bays) have been proposed.
  • Car Parking (residential) - The proposed development proposes a shortfall in on-site car parking for visitor bays of 4 bays. While 4 bays are required to be provided to comply, no visitor bays have been 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 Tuesday, 24 September 2019, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2019.353.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2019.353.1

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 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 Metro Central Joint Development Assessment Panel (JDAP).

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 Tuesday 24 September 2019

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

    Send us your comments by 5pm Tuesday 24 September 2019

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

    Consultation has concluded