Development plans and supporting documents have been received for a residential social housing development submitted under the State Government’s Victorian Big Housing stimulus for 2263-2267 Dandenong Road, Mulgrave.
The proposal is subject to new provisions of the Planning Scheme with Clause 52.20 introduced under Amendment VC190 (gazetted on 1 December 2020 ). The provisions remove the need for a planning permit where the development is funded under the program and carried out by or on behalf of the Director of Housing.
As part of the approval process, the applicant is required consult with Council and the community.
For further information on the Big Housing Build, please refer to http://www.vic.gov.au/homes-victoria.
About the proposal
The proposal is for a four storey apartment building comprising of 72 apartments and 9 three storey townhouses and is a similar layout to the development approved under Permit TPA/47349 issued on 3 August 2018.
Details are as follows:
- The apartment building with 72 units will be developed for social housing
- Car parking for the apartments is to be provided in a two level basement but with a reduction in spaces reduced from 101 to 85
- 5 visitor parking spaces are provided in the basement
- Vehicle access to the basement from Albert Crescent
- There is to be no change to the 9 town houses located to the rear of the apartment building
- Existing trees that were to be retained under the original permit are to be retained.
View the supporting documents: https://spaces.hightail.com/space/TV6uzyLHT8
Community Information Session
In accordance with the Homes Victoria guidelines, an online community consultation session will be held on Tuesday 30 November 2021 commencing at 5pm until 6pm.
If you wish to attend, please email BHBsubmissions@urbis.com.au or phone (03) 8663 4856 with details on how to attend this session online.
How to make a submission
Feedback is requested to be provided by Monday 13 December 2021.
Your feedback will be considered to inform the final proposal that will be submitted to DELWP under Clause 52.20 of the Planning Scheme. Feedback may be provided in a number of ways:
Following the consultation period, all feedback received, including how it has been considered, will be summarised in a consultation report and will be available on the Homes Victoria website. This report will also accompany the application submitted to DELWP.
Should you have any questions about the proposal or the consultation process, please contact Urbis using the contact details provided above or Anne Maree Roberts, Principal Planner (Major Projects) on 9518 3658