Development Application│18 - 22 Adelaide Street

Consultation has concluded


Plans approved

The five storey addition and change of use to tourist accommodation for 18 - 22 Adelaide Street, Fremantle was approved by the Planning Committee on 5 July. The minutes of the Planning Committee meeting are available here.



Amended plans before Planning Committee in July

Revised plans have been submitted by the applicant and will be considered by the Planning Committee on 5 July. The amended application has been recommended for conditional approval.

The amended plans can be viewed here.



Decision postponed

A decision by council on the amended plans for 18-22 Adelaide Street has been deferred to the ordinary council meeting on 28 June 2017.

The decison was postponed to allow for:

  • A better understanding of the front finishes and pergola structures.
  • Further examine opportunities to reduce the impact on the Woodsons building.



Amended plans to be presented to Planning Committee in June

Amended plans have been submitted by the applicant and will be considered by the Planning Committee on 7 June 2016. The amended application is recommended for conditional approval.

The amended plans show the following changes :

  • setback of the fourth storey has been reduced by 0.25m to 4.25m.
  • setback of the fifth storey has been increased by 4.45m to 8.95m.
  • rear setback of the fifth storey has been increased by 1.5m to 3.5m.
  • Proposed construction of balconies to the upper floors.
  • Colour and design changes have been proposed to the north-east elevation of the building façade.


The amended plans can be viewed here.

The report to the Planning Committee about the amended plans is available on the Planning Committee 7 June agenda and minutes page.



Application deferred by Planning Committee

A decision by Planning Committee was deferred on 11 January in order for the applicant to submit amended plans that make the development more consistent with the height of adjoining buildings and to allow for further review by the Design Advisory Committee. The Committee also requested the applicant consider the impact of the proposed development on the amenity of adjoining properties and presentation to the Kings Square public realm. The Planning Committee resolution is available here.

The application will be reconsidered at the next suitable Planning Committee meeting.



Application to be determined by Council in January

A report recommending approval of the proposed development at 18 - 22 Adelaide Street will be considered by the Planning Committee on Wednesday 11 January 2017 at 6.00pm. You can access the report, minutes and resolutions from the meeting here.

Anyone can attend the Planning Committee. You can also ask a question or make a verbal submission. Find out how to make a submission on the council and committee meetings page.



Development Application for 18 - 22 Adelaide Street available for public comment

A development proposal for five storey short stay accommodation and shop at 18 - 22 Adelaide Street, Fremantle is available for public comment until 7 November.

The applicant has requested the following discretionary approvals:

  • Building height
  • On-site car parking
  • Upper floor setback
  • Use as tourist accommodation

You are invited to view the plans and submit your comments:

A community information session will be held on Tuesday 25 October 2016 from 5.30 - 6.00 pm. You're welcome to drop in to the City's Reception Room to view the plans and discuss with planning team.





Plans approved

The five storey addition and change of use to tourist accommodation for 18 - 22 Adelaide Street, Fremantle was approved by the Planning Committee on 5 July. The minutes of the Planning Committee meeting are available here.



Amended plans before Planning Committee in July

Revised plans have been submitted by the applicant and will be considered by the Planning Committee on 5 July. The amended application has been recommended for conditional approval.

The amended plans can be viewed here.



Decision postponed

A decision by council on the amended plans for 18-22 Adelaide Street has been deferred to the ordinary council meeting on 28 June 2017.

The decison was postponed to allow for:

  • A better understanding of the front finishes and pergola structures.
  • Further examine opportunities to reduce the impact on the Woodsons building.



Amended plans to be presented to Planning Committee in June

Amended plans have been submitted by the applicant and will be considered by the Planning Committee on 7 June 2016. The amended application is recommended for conditional approval.

The amended plans show the following changes :

  • setback of the fourth storey has been reduced by 0.25m to 4.25m.
  • setback of the fifth storey has been increased by 4.45m to 8.95m.
  • rear setback of the fifth storey has been increased by 1.5m to 3.5m.
  • Proposed construction of balconies to the upper floors.
  • Colour and design changes have been proposed to the north-east elevation of the building façade.


The amended plans can be viewed here.

The report to the Planning Committee about the amended plans is available on the Planning Committee 7 June agenda and minutes page.



Application deferred by Planning Committee

A decision by Planning Committee was deferred on 11 January in order for the applicant to submit amended plans that make the development more consistent with the height of adjoining buildings and to allow for further review by the Design Advisory Committee. The Committee also requested the applicant consider the impact of the proposed development on the amenity of adjoining properties and presentation to the Kings Square public realm. The Planning Committee resolution is available here.

The application will be reconsidered at the next suitable Planning Committee meeting.



Application to be determined by Council in January

A report recommending approval of the proposed development at 18 - 22 Adelaide Street will be considered by the Planning Committee on Wednesday 11 January 2017 at 6.00pm. You can access the report, minutes and resolutions from the meeting here.

Anyone can attend the Planning Committee. You can also ask a question or make a verbal submission. Find out how to make a submission on the council and committee meetings page.



Development Application for 18 - 22 Adelaide Street available for public comment

A development proposal for five storey short stay accommodation and shop at 18 - 22 Adelaide Street, Fremantle is available for public comment until 7 November.

The applicant has requested the following discretionary approvals:

  • Building height
  • On-site car parking
  • Upper floor setback
  • Use as tourist accommodation

You are invited to view the plans and submit your comments:

A community information session will be held on Tuesday 25 October 2016 from 5.30 - 6.00 pm. You're welcome to drop in to the City's Reception Room to view the plans and discuss with planning team.