Skip to main content

Heritage documents

We have undertaken significant work in relation to protecting Bayside's heritage, encompassing individual buildings, precincts, trees, structures and places.

Heritage action plan 2020

The plan guides Council's work program for the identification, protection, management and promotion of Bayside's heritage assets for the next ten years. 

City of Bayside inter-war and post-war heritage study

Completed May 2008 and amended May 2010.

The first volume of this study reviews the Bayside Thematic History 1999 prepared by Allom Lovell; proposing 8 heritage precincts and provides a review of 47 inter-war heritage properties to determine whether they should be included in the Heritage Overlay of the Bayside Planning Scheme.

The second volume contains data sheets/citations for 69 additional properties inter-war and post-war properties and other eras recommended for Heritage Overlay Protection.

Amendment C82 heritage controls in major activity centres

Revised September 2012

Applies the Heritage Overlay to three commercial heritage precincts and two individual properties identified as having heritage significance within City of Bayside Review of Heritage Precincts in Activity Centres and City of Bayside Two Individual Citations.

City of Bayside heritage review

Completed March 1999

The City of Bayside Heritage Review has been produced to examine heritage structures, precincts and landscapes within the City of Bayside, incorporating historical studies conducted by Allom Lovell and Associates Pty Ltd (in 1999) and Andrew Ward’s two previous studies (in 1986 and 1989).

This review also provides recommendations for Heritage Overlay Protection under the Bayside Planning Scheme.

City of Sandringham heritage and conservation study 

Completed July 1989

The objectives of this study were to identify and assess historic, architectural and environmental elements within Sandringham. The study also provides guidelines for the conservation and protection of buildings, vegetation and other areas identified from surveys. 

City of Brighton urban character and conservation study

Completed August 1986

The objectives of this study were to identify and assess historic, architectural and environmental elements within Brighton. The study also provides guidelines for the conservation and protection of buildings, vegetation and other areas identified from surveys.