Public notice: Proposed discontinuance of Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

Wednesday 26 June 2019

Yarra City Council (Council), acting under clause 3 of schedule 10 to the Local Government Act 1989 (Act), proposes to discontinue the road between 5 and 7 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, shown cross-hatched on the plan below, being part of the land contained in book Syd no. 801 (Road) and sell the road to the owner of the adjoining properties at 5 Brunswick Street, 20-32 Fitzroy Street, and 59, 63, 75, 77 and 93 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy.

Map showing proposed discontinuance between 5 and 7 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy

How to make a submission 

Any person may make a submission on the proposal. 

Any person wishing to make a submission under section 223 of the Act must do so in writing by Wednesday 24 July 2019.

All submissions will be considered in accordance with section 223 of the Act. Submissions should be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, and can be hand delivered to Council's Municipal Office at 333 Bridge Road, Richmond or posted to the following address:

Vijaya Vaidyanath
Chief Executive Officer
Yarra City Council
PO Box 168

Any person requesting to be heard in support of his or her submission is entitled to be heard before Council (or its committee established by Council for this purpose) or be represented by a person acting on his or her behalf, and will be notified of the time and date of the hearing. 

Following consideration of submissions, Council may resolve not to discontinue the road or to discontinue the road and then either sell the land from the road to the adjoining owner or transfer the road to itself.

More information 

For more information on the proposal, please contact Bill Graham on 9205 5555 or


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