Scheduled Registration Hearings

The below Registration hearings are being conducted subject to the Heritage Act 2017 .


Walmer Street Bridge

Submissions were received in relation to the Executive Director’s recommendation to include the Walmer Street Bridge, Walmer Street Kew and Walmer Street Richmond in the Victorian Heritage Register. Pursuant to section 46(2) of the Heritage Act 2017 a Heritage Council Registration Hearing must now be held. No date has yet been scheduled for the Registration Hearing, due to current restrictions on public gatherings. This office is closely monitoring State Government advice in relation to coronavirus (COVID-19) and will be in touch with participants again in coming weeks with further information.

Executive Director Recommendation – Include – WALMER STREET BRIDGE (PDF 4MB)


Yarra Bend Park

Submissions were received in relation to the Executive Director’s recommendation to include Yarra Bend Park, Yarra Bend Road, Fairfield in the Victorian Heritage Register. Pursuant to section 46(2) of the Heritage Act 2017 a Heritage Council Registration Hearing must now be held. The Registration Hearing has been scheduled for 7 September 2020. This office is closely monitoring all State Government advice in relation to coronavirus (COVID-19) and will be in touch with all hearing participants with further information as appropriate.

For further information, including how to observe a hearing, please contact us at heritage.council@delwp.vic.gov.au

Executive Director Recommendation – Include – YARRA BEND PARK (PDF 4MB)


Eastern Freeway

Submissions were received in relation to the Executive Director’s recommendation to include the Eastern Freeway – Stage One, Hoddle Street/Alexandra Parade, Clifton Hill to Bulleen Road, Kew, in the Victorian Heritage Register. Pursuant to section 46(2) of the Heritage Act 2017 a Heritage Council Registration Hearing must now be held. A Directions Hearing has been scheduled for 9 July 2020. The Registration Hearing has been scheduled for 28 August 2020. This office is closely monitoring all State Government advice in relation to coronavirus (COVID-19) and will be in touch with all hearing participants with further information as appropriate.

For further information, including how to observe a hearing, please contact us at heritage.council@delwp.vic.gov.au

Executive Director Recommendation – Include – EASTERN FREEWAY – STAGE ONE (PDF 5MB)


Old Swan Inn

A submission was received in relation to the Executive Director’s recommendation to amend the registration of the Old Swan Inn, 4 Hamilton Highway, Fyansford in the Victorian Heritage Register. Following a request for adjournment, a Registration Hearing was scheduled for Friday 27 March 2020, which was further adjourned due to restrictions on public gatherings.  A Registration Hearing has now been scheduled for 14 August 2020. This office is closely monitoring all State Government advice in relation to coronavirus (COVID-19) and will be in touch with all hearing participants with further information as appropriate.

For further information, including how to observe a hearing, please contact us at heritage.council@delwp.vic.gov.au

Executive Director Recommendation – AMEND – OLD SWAN INN (PDF 4MB)


INFORMATION FOR THE ABOVE HEARINGS

If you wish to make a submission in relation to any of the above hearings, please call the Heritage Council Secretariat on 03 9194 0868.

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 9194 0868 or heritage.council@delwp.vic.gov.au.