Burswood - No.54 (Lot 156) Goodwood Parade – Additions/Alterations and Change of Use from Office to Community Purpose

The Town has received a development application for additions/alterations and a Change of Use from Office to Community Purpose at the above-mentioned property. By way of clarification it should be noted that the existing business/service provider ‘Youth Focus’ are continuing to operate within this building as they have previously for over 14 years. The land use category ‘Community Purpose’, however, is a relatively new addition to the scheme and more closely reflects their operations.

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

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

  • Proposed Use - Community Purpose is classified as an “AA” (discretionary use) within the office/residential zone under Town Planning Scheme No. 1.
  • Car Parking - The proposed additions/alterations proposes to increase the existing car parking shortfall of 4 bays on the site. The proposed additions/alterations propose a car parking shortfall of 12 bays, which results in an increase of the existing car parking shortfall by 8 bays.

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 28 April, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.94.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.94.1

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.

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 additions/alterations and a Change of Use from Office to Community Purpose at the above-mentioned property. By way of clarification it should be noted that the existing business/service provider ‘Youth Focus’ are continuing to operate within this building as they have previously for over 14 years. The land use category ‘Community Purpose’, however, is a relatively new addition to the scheme and more closely reflects their operations.

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

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

  • Proposed Use - Community Purpose is classified as an “AA” (discretionary use) within the office/residential zone under Town Planning Scheme No. 1.
  • Car Parking - The proposed additions/alterations proposes to increase the existing car parking shortfall of 4 bays on the site. The proposed additions/alterations propose a car parking shortfall of 12 bays, which results in an increase of the existing car parking shortfall by 8 bays.

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 28 April, by one of the following:

  • Online, using the submission form below
  • By email: admin@vicpark.wa.gov.au, quoting reference number 5.2020.94.1
  • By letter: Town of Victoria Park, Locked Bag No. 437, Victoria Park WA 6979, quoting reference number 5.2020.94.1

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.

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 Tuesday, 28 April 2020

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



    Send us your comments by 5pm Tuesday, 28 April 2020

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


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