Public Notice: Proposed road discontinuance on Balmain Street, Cremorne

Tuesday 20 December 2022

Proposed road discontinuance
Public notice inviting submissions under section 223

Yarra City Council (Council), acting under clause 3 of schedule 10 to the Local Government Act 1989 (Act), proposes to discontinue the road abutting 79 Balmain Street, Cremorne, shown as the 5 square metre parcel on the plan below, being part of the land contained in certificate of title volume 8258 folio 156 (Road).

The proposal is that Council discontinue the Road and transfer the land comprising the Road to the owner of 79 Balmain Street, Cremorne (Owner).


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 31 January 2023.

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:

Sue Wilkinson, Chief Executive Officer,

Yarra City Council - PO Box 168, RICHMOND VIC 3121

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 sell the land from the Road to the Owner.

For more information on the proposal, please contact Bill Graham on 03 9205 5270 or [email protected].

Sue Wilkinson, Chief Executive Officer, Yarra City Council


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