Amendment C138 - part of 245 Main South Road Drouin

On Display Indefinitely

Planning and Environment Act 1987


 Notice of the preparation of an amendment

 Amendment C138

The Baw Baw Shire Council has prepared Amendment C138 to the Baw Baw Planning Scheme. 

The land affected by the amendment is part of 245 Main South Road Drouin (Part of Lot A, PS805575J) in the south-west corner of the land. 

The amendment proposes to apply a permanent Heritage Overlay (HO354) on to part of the affected land.  The Heritage Overlay is to protect an individual heritage place of local significance known as ‘The Hollies’. The Amendment also inserts the associated Statement of Significance into the planning scheme as an incorporated document.

You may inspect the amendment documents, free of charge, at the following locations: 

  • during office hours, at the office of the planning authority, Baw Baw Shire Council, 33 Young Street, Drouin or on Council’s website 

  • at the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning website 

    Any person who may be affected by the amendment may make a submission to the planning authority about the amendment. Submissions must be made in writing giving the submitter’s name and contact address, clearly stating the grounds on which the amendment is supported or opposed and indicating what changes (if any) the submitter wishes to make. 

    Name and contact details of submitters are required for Council to consider submissions and to notify such persons of the opportunity to attend Council meetings and any public hearing held to consider submissions. The closing date for submissions is 14 February 2020. A submission may be sent via post to:

    Strategic Planning Unit

    Baw Baw Shire Council

    33 Young Street

    Drouin VIC 3818 

    Or via email to:

The planning authority must make a copy of every submission available at its office for any person to inspect free of charge for two months after the amendment comes into operation or lapses.

Keith Black

Coordinator Strategic and Community Planning