EAST VICTORIA PARK - No.81 (Lot 1198) Carnarvon Street – 3 New Grouped Dwellings

The Town has received a development application for Grouped Dwellings. The application proposes the construction of 3 new grouped dwellings, two at the rea facing the ROW with the existing house to be retained.

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

  • ROW Setback – Council’s Local Planning Policy – Streetscape requires a minimum setback of 7 metres from the centreline of the right-of-way for upper floor portions of development. The application proposes a 6 and 6.7 metre minimum setback for units 3 and 4 respectively from the centreline of the right-of-way.
  • Visual Privacy – The Residential Design Codes prescribes minimum setback distances for unscreened major openings from boundaries in order to achieve a reasonable level of privacy. The application proposes variations as follows:
    • Master Bedroom of unit 2 to south-eastern boundary (adjacent to 83 Carnarvon Street) – 4.5 metres required; 3.5 metres proposed.
    • Master Bedroom of unit 3 to south-eastern boundary (adjacent to 83 Carnarvon Street) – 4.5 metres required; 3.4 metres proposed.
    • Master Bedroom of unit 4 to north western boundary (adjacent to 79 Carnarvon Street) – 4.5 metres required; 2.6 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 25 June 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.241.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.241.1

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 Grouped Dwellings. The application proposes the construction of 3 new grouped dwellings, two at the rea facing the ROW with the existing house to be retained.

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

  • ROW Setback – Council’s Local Planning Policy – Streetscape requires a minimum setback of 7 metres from the centreline of the right-of-way for upper floor portions of development. The application proposes a 6 and 6.7 metre minimum setback for units 3 and 4 respectively from the centreline of the right-of-way.
  • Visual Privacy – The Residential Design Codes prescribes minimum setback distances for unscreened major openings from boundaries in order to achieve a reasonable level of privacy. The application proposes variations as follows:
    • Master Bedroom of unit 2 to south-eastern boundary (adjacent to 83 Carnarvon Street) – 4.5 metres required; 3.5 metres proposed.
    • Master Bedroom of unit 3 to south-eastern boundary (adjacent to 83 Carnarvon Street) – 4.5 metres required; 3.4 metres proposed.
    • Master Bedroom of unit 4 to north western boundary (adjacent to 79 Carnarvon Street) – 4.5 metres required; 2.6 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 25 June 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.241.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.241.1

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 5.00pm Thursday 25 June 2020.

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



    Send us your comments by 5.00pm Thursday 25 June 2020.

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


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