Scheduled Registration Hearings

The below Registration hearings are being conducted subject to the Heritage Act 2017 transitional provisions (i.e. under the Heritage Act 1995).

Festival Hall

Submissions were received in relation to the Executive Director’s recommendation to include Festival Hall, 272-306 Dudley Street, West Melbourne in the Victorian Heritage Register. A Registrations Hearing has been scheduled for 2 October 2018.

Recommendation of the Executive Director – Festival Hall (PDF 2,819KB)


If you wish to make a submission in relation to any of the above hearings, please call the Heritage Council Secretariat on 03 9651 5060.

Please note that all written submissions received will be circulated to other interested parties. While the Heritage Council will endeavour to respect any privacy wishes of which it is informed, it is bound by the Freedom of Information Act 1982. You should expect your submission to be freely and wholly available to anyone seeking access to it.

Further information on Heritage Council hearings is provided in the document Heritage Council Protocol 1 – Registration Hearings.

To enable the Heritage Council to prepare a timetable for a hearing, it is requested that those parties who wish to present their submission in person to the Heritage Council complete Heritage Council Form B – Registration Hearing Participation  and lodge it with their initial submission.

For further information on registration appeals to the Heritage Council, contact the Secretariat on 03 9651 5060 or