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Amendment C128


3-5 Wonga Road Ringwood North - Permanent Heritage Controls

Notice of Approval of Amendment C128maro to the Maroondah Planning Scheme

Please note that the Minister for Planning has approved Amendment C128maro to the Maroondah Planning Scheme. The Amendment came into operation on 20 August 2020 as published in the Victoria Government Gazette G33.

The Amendment replaces the interim heritage controls with permanent heritage controls and applicable statement of significance for the land at 3–5 Wonga Road, Ringwood North (HO146), by amending Planning Scheme Map No. 1HO, the Schedule to Clause 43.01 (Heritage Overlay) and the Schedule to Clause 72.04 (Documents Incorporated in this Planning Scheme).

A copy of the Amendment can be inspected, free of charge on the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website or view the direct link to the documents

Further information

To find out more about this amendment please contact the Strategic Planning Team on 1300 88 22 33 or 9298 4598.

To view a copy of Council’s expert witness report, please click below: 

Ratio expert evidence by Lovell Chen

Kate Grey - Lovell Chen

Michael Cook - Lovell Chen

Statement of Expert Evidence (Heritage) - Simon Reeves of Built Heritage

Hard copies of the witness report are also available during office hours, at Council Service Centres

Amendment C128 to the Maroondah Planning Scheme as exhibited proposes to apply heritage protection to 1 and 3-5 Wonga Road Ringwood North.

Amendment C128 was exhibited between 2 July 2019 and 8 August 2019. The advertising period was extended to 28 August 2019.

A total of two submissions were received during the advertising period.

Following exhibition of the Amendment Council referred the submissions to an Independent Panel. A third late submission was received prior to Panel.

At Panel, submitters will have an opportunity to present their submissions.  

Planning Panels will report its findings to Council and can make recommendations to Council. Council will then consider the Panel Report and decide whether or not to adopt the amendment, with or without changes.  

The Minister for Planning will be making the final decision regarding the approval of the Amendment.

Further background information on Amendment C128 can be on our Your Say Maroondah page

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