EAST VICTORIA PARK – No. 8B (Lot 3) Kate Street – Proposed Grouped Dwelling

The Town has received a development application for a Grouped Dwelling at the abovementioned property.

In accordance with Local Planning Policy – 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 Laundry/Powder Room – 1.5 metres required; 1 metre proposed to south-eastern boundary.

  • Ground Floor wall to Alfresco – Storeroom – 1.5 metres required; 1.2 metres proposed to south-western boundary.


  • Average Height of Boundary Wall – Boundary wall(s) to the south-eastern boundary with an average height of 3.1 metres above natural ground level in lieu of an average height of 3.0 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.


  • 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 window to south-eastern boundary – 4.5 metres required; 3.0 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 on this page.

How can I comment?

Any comments you wish to make on the proposal are to be submitted by close of business Wednesday 11 March 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2019.671.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2019.671.1

How can I find out more information?

You can contact the assessing officer, Josh Arnott, Acting 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 Grouped Dwelling at the abovementioned property.

In accordance with Local Planning Policy – 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 Laundry/Powder Room – 1.5 metres required; 1 metre proposed to south-eastern boundary.

  • Ground Floor wall to Alfresco – Storeroom – 1.5 metres required; 1.2 metres proposed to south-western boundary.


  • Average Height of Boundary Wall – Boundary wall(s) to the south-eastern boundary with an average height of 3.1 metres above natural ground level in lieu of an average height of 3.0 metres as permitted under Council’s Local Planning Policy – Boundary Walls.


  • 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 window to south-eastern boundary – 4.5 metres required; 3.0 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 on this page.

How can I comment?

Any comments you wish to make on the proposal are to be submitted by close of business Wednesday 11 March 2020, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2019.671.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2019.671.1

How can I find out more information?

You can contact the assessing officer, Josh Arnott, Acting 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 11 March 2020.

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

    Send us your comments by 5pm 11 March 2020.

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

    Consultation has concluded