About the Amendment

Amendment C137 proposes to implement the findings of the Spotswood Activity Centre Structure Plan Heritage Review by introducing new and revised heritage overlays in Spotswood into the Hobsons Bay Planning Scheme. Specifically, the amendment seeks to:

  • include 120 additional properties in the existing HO30 Spotswood Residential Heritage Precinct
  • revise the existing HO46 AGM Factory Complex (former), now referred to as Melbourne Glass Bottle Works, and remove HO153 Hugh Lennon Agricultural Implement Works to accurately reflect the extent of historic built fabric at the site
  • introduce six new heritage overlays:
    • HO323 War Service Homes Commission Precinct
    • HO324 Alloa Park Estate Precinct
    • HO325 Australian Glass Manufacturers Housing Heritage Precinct
    • HO326 Spotswood State School
    • HO327 Shops at Hudsons Road
    • HO328 Baco Food Products Factory
  • update the Schedule to Clause 43.01 Heritage Overlay to reflect the proposed heritage overlay changes identified above and to include the existing incorporated heritage guidelines in Clause 72.04
  • amend planning overlay maps 4HO and 5HO to reflect new and revised heritage overlays identified above
  • amend Schedule to Clause 72.04 (Incorporated Documents) to include Statements of Significance for new and revised heritage overlays
  • amend Schedule to Clause 72.08 (Background Documents) to include reference to “Spotswood Activity Centre Structure Plan Heritage Review 2022"

Amendment Area

This amendment will impact properties as shown on the map below.