Swan Valley Planning Area. Development Application - Proposed additional storage to existing cafe and showroom, Lot 638, 754 Great Northern Highway, Herne Hill

Closed 9 Apr 2024

Opened 26 Mar 2024


The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) is seeking public comment on a proposal to add a storage facility onto an existing cafe and showroom in the Swan Valley planning area. 

The proposal is for Lot 638 (754) Great Northern Highway, Baskerville.

The property currently comprises:

  • Cafe and showroom 

The proposed storage facility to be added is: 

  • 16.98 m 2 in size.
  • Located behind the existing preparation area for the cafe. 
  • Building materials will match the existing building.
  • Set back 1 metre from the northern side lot boundary. 

The subject site is located within the Village zone under the Swan Valley Planning Scheme No. 1.

While Schedule 5 of the Scheme does not prescribe building heights and setbacks for development in the village zone, it does state that minor alterations or extensions to an existing development may be approved by the Western Australian Planning Commission.

Proposed development plan

Frequently asked questions

Why is this application being advertised by DPLH?

The Swan Valley Planning area is in the control of the Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC). Any development within this area requires a Development Application which is lodged with the DPLH on behalf of the WAPC.

Who is the applicant for this development and who is the owner of the site?

The applicant for this application is Kyros Homes Pty Ltd. 

The site owner for this application is West Australian Shalom Group Inc. 


What is the value of the development?


What is the role of the City of Swan?

Because this land is under the control of the WAPC, the City of Swan is consulted as a stakeholder.

Has there been any community consultation on this project already?

No, this is the first time the community is being asked for feedback.

What are the elements of the development that I am able to influence?

As part of the consultation, the WAPC is seeking feedback from anyone who would like to provide comments.

What is the process for this development to be determined?

Following advertising, officers will assess the issues and prepare a report and recommendation that will be considered for a decision by the Swan Valley Planning Committee or its delegated Officer.



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