The Executive Director has requested the following permit applications be publicly advertised.

List of permits

VHR1000 - Former Newport Railway Workshops

Permit application P27900 for Part demolition, conservation, and security related works to West Block (Building 64) and West Block Southern Extension (Building 65) buildings.

Submissions are due by Wednesday 21 March 2018.

VHRH0123 - Rice House

Permit application P28323 for Repair & Restoration of existing dwellings, extensive additions and carport, new landscaping including pool & garden pavilions.

Submissions are due by Wednesday 28 March 2018.

Make a submission

Anyone can submit a comment or representation about the application within 14 days from the date of advertising:

  • All submissions are public documents. By providing a submission you consent to its release to third parties as required by the Executive Director, in order to assist with the decision making process.
  • Written submissions should clearly state the reasons you’re making the submission.
  • Signatories to petitions aren’t considered as individual objectors.

Send submissions to:


    Heritage Victoria
    PO Box 500
    Melbourne VIC 8002

Due to the volume of submissions received we are unable to send acknowledgements.

For more information about the decision making process see Permit decisions and reviews.