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Heidelberg Park

Project Status : In Progress
Estimated Completion Date : TBC
Location : Pomeroy Road / Canning Road, Carmel

Background

Heidelberg Park is a regional reserve, located at 420 Canning Road, Carmel and is also bordered by Pomeroy Road.

In mid-2019, the City sought feedback from the community on their vision for Heidelberg Park. The community consultation included a survey, information stall and an open workshop at the site. Results from the community engagement can be viewed in the following document:

View Community Engagement Report

The community during the engagement process expressed a high level of desire for aged care, protection of environmental values and enhanced public open space.

Metropolitan Region Scheme (MRS) Amendment

Due to the community’s desire for aged care, the City after consultation with the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage (DPLH) sought to initiate an MRS Amendment at Heidelberg Park. At the November 2019 Ordinary Council Meeting, Council resolved to request the Western Australian Planning Commission to rezone a portion of Heidelberg Park from Parks and Recreation to Urban. 

Ordinary Council Meeting November 2019 - View Agenda | View Minutes

On 6 May 2020 the Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) resolved to initiate the MRS Amendment. On 24 June 2020 the Environmental Protection Authority determined not to assess the Amendment.

On 22 December 2020, the Amendment was published in the Government Gazette following approval from the Minister. 

The WAPC resolved under section 126(3) of the Planning and Development Act 2005 the concurrent amendment of the City of Kalamunda Local Planning Scheme No. 3 to rezone the amendment area to the Urban Development zone.

View Previous MRS Map

View Approved MRS Map

Concept Plan

In response to the feedback from community and to support the MRS Amendment request and future detailed planning, a Concept Plan has been prepared. 



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Contact Information

For further information on this project please contact the City's Planning Services during office hours.

Telephone: (08) 9257 9938
Emailenquiries@kalamunda.wa.gov.au

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