Amendments C182 – 62, 64, 66 & 68 Buckley Street, Essendon

The properties at 62, 64, 66 & 68 Buckley Street, Essendon are from the Federation era and have a landmark location due to their proximity to the intersection of Mt Alexander Road and Buckley Street. They share similar features such as typical Federation rooves and interconnected verandahs. The dwellings have been assessed as having local historical significance to the City of Moonee Valley. 

The amendment will apply the Heritage Overlay to ensure that any future use, development or subdivision of the land is considered having regard to the purpose and decision guidelines of the Heritage Overlay and Council’s local heritage policy contained at Clause 21.01 of the Moonee Valley Planning Scheme.

June 2018 update

Amendment C182 was approved by the Minister for Planning on 21 May 2018. It was gazetted into the Moonee Valley Planning Scheme on 7 June 2018.

March 2018 update

On 6 March Council submitted Amendment C182 to the Minister for approval.  

February 2018 update

At its Ordinary Meeting on 27 February 2018, Council resolved to formally adopt Amendment C182 and submit the amendment to the Minister for approval. The report presented to Council outlined that four submissions were received during the exhibition period of 16 November to 14 December 2017. All submissions supported the amendment.

December 2017 update

The exhibition period has now closed. There were no unresolved submissions for Amendment C182.

September 2017 update

At its Ordinary Meeting on 26 September 2017, Council resolved to seek authorisation from the Minister for Planning (Minister) to prepare and exhibit Amendment C182. The amendment seeks to apply the Heritage Overlay on a permanent basis to the subject sites.

October 2017 update

Council’s application for authorisation to prepare Amendment C182 to the Moonee Valley Planning Scheme was approved by the Minister for Planning on 17 October 2017.

November 2017 update

Amendment C182 will be exhibited in the Government Gazette on 16 November 2017.

To view Amendment C182 documentation please click on the following links;

Any written submission regarding the amendment should be received at Council by close of business Thursday, 14 December 2017 and addressed to:

Strategic Planning Department
Moonee Valley City Council
PO Box 126
Moonee Ponds VIC 3039

or email to  

Further information

For more information please contact the Strategic Planning team at 9243 8888.

Last updated: Tuesday, 3 July 2018, 1:40 AM