VICTORIA PARK - No. 36b (Lot 2) Berwick Street - Single House

Consultation has concluded

The Town has received a development application for a single house at the above-mentioned property.

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

  • Maximum Height of Boundary Wall – A boundary wall to the north-western boundary with a maximum height of 4 metres above natural ground level in lieu of a maximum height of 3.5 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
    • A boundary wall to the north-eastern boundary with a maximum height of 4.04 metres above natural ground level in lieu of a maximum height of 3.5 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
  • Average Height of Boundary Wall – A boundary wall to the north-western boundary with an average height of 3.012 metres above natural ground level in lieu of an average height of 3 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
    • A boundary wall to the north-eastern boundary with an average height of 3.87 metres above natural ground level in lieu of an average height of 3 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
  • Length of Boundary Walls– The boundary walls to the north-western boundary is proposed to have a length of 6.95 metres. The Residential Design Codes permits a boundary wall of a maximum length of 7.590 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
    • Fill and Retaining behind Street Setback Line - A retaining wall is proposed to be constructed along the north-western common boundary with 110 Mackie Street. The retaining wall is proposed to have a varying height of between 1.01 metres and 1.25 metres 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.
  • Fill/Excavation within Street Setback Area – The application proposes fill and associated retaining wall(s) ‘between the street alignment and the dwelling’ with a varying height of between 1 metres and 1.06 metres above or the natural ground level. The Residential Design Codes permit filling or excavation within 3 metres of the street alignment or between the street and the building (whichever is the lesser) where it does not exceed 500mm from the natural ground level.
  • A retaining wall is proposed to be constructed along the north-western common boundary with 108B Mackie Street. The retaining wall is proposed to have a varying height of between .5 metres and 1.32 metres 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.
  • Building Height – The Residential Design Codes permit the proposed dwelling to have a maximum wall height of 6.0 metres and maximum ridge height of 9.0 metres. The dwelling is proposed to have a 6.6 metre wall height on the north-eastern side and 9.0 ridge height.

A copy of the plans and supporting information are available to view in the plans and documents section on this page.

How can I comment?

Any comments you wish to make on the proposed development are to be submitted in writing by 5pm 31 July 2020 by one of the following:

  • Online via the abovementioned links on the Town’s website; or
  • Email to admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number DA5.2020.304.1
  • by letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979 quoting reference number: 5.2020.304.1.

Should no reply be received within the above timeframe it will be assumed that you do not wish to comment.

How can I find out more information?

You can contact the assessing officer, Charlotte McClure, Senior Planning Officer on 08 9311 8111.

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 a single house at the above-mentioned property.

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

  • Maximum Height of Boundary Wall – A boundary wall to the north-western boundary with a maximum height of 4 metres above natural ground level in lieu of a maximum height of 3.5 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
    • A boundary wall to the north-eastern boundary with a maximum height of 4.04 metres above natural ground level in lieu of a maximum height of 3.5 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
  • Average Height of Boundary Wall – A boundary wall to the north-western boundary with an average height of 3.012 metres above natural ground level in lieu of an average height of 3 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
    • A boundary wall to the north-eastern boundary with an average height of 3.87 metres above natural ground level in lieu of an average height of 3 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
  • Length of Boundary Walls– The boundary walls to the north-western boundary is proposed to have a length of 6.95 metres. The Residential Design Codes permits a boundary wall of a maximum length of 7.590 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.
    • Fill and Retaining behind Street Setback Line - A retaining wall is proposed to be constructed along the north-western common boundary with 110 Mackie Street. The retaining wall is proposed to have a varying height of between 1.01 metres and 1.25 metres 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.
  • Fill/Excavation within Street Setback Area – The application proposes fill and associated retaining wall(s) ‘between the street alignment and the dwelling’ with a varying height of between 1 metres and 1.06 metres above or the natural ground level. The Residential Design Codes permit filling or excavation within 3 metres of the street alignment or between the street and the building (whichever is the lesser) where it does not exceed 500mm from the natural ground level.
  • A retaining wall is proposed to be constructed along the north-western common boundary with 108B Mackie Street. The retaining wall is proposed to have a varying height of between .5 metres and 1.32 metres 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.
  • Building Height – The Residential Design Codes permit the proposed dwelling to have a maximum wall height of 6.0 metres and maximum ridge height of 9.0 metres. The dwelling is proposed to have a 6.6 metre wall height on the north-eastern side and 9.0 ridge height.

A copy of the plans and supporting information are available to view in the plans and documents section on this page.

How can I comment?

Any comments you wish to make on the proposed development are to be submitted in writing by 5pm 31 July 2020 by one of the following:

  • Online via the abovementioned links on the Town’s website; or
  • Email to admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number DA5.2020.304.1
  • by letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979 quoting reference number: 5.2020.304.1.

Should no reply be received within the above timeframe it will be assumed that you do not wish to comment.

How can I find out more information?

You can contact the assessing officer, Charlotte McClure, Senior Planning Officer on 08 9311 8111.

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 Friday 31 July 2020

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


    Consultation has concluded