“Part 1 of the GPDO – GENERAL Appeal Decisions” – 5 additional appeal decisions (total = 1,408) …

The Part 1 of the GPDO - GENERAL Appeal Decisions document has been updated to include 5 additional appeal decisions relating to householder permitted development legislation, for which the conclusions are as follows:

May 2021 - Code a01302 (appeal dismissed):

  • More than one wall facing the same direction can form “the principal elevation” (in the case where the elevation is staggered horizontally). (*)
  • This appeal decision provides an example of where it was concluded that a wall that’s significantly set back from a forward projection of the property does form part of “the principal elevation”.
    [Note: The wall is set back by approx 5.4m].
  • This appeal decision provides an example of where it was concluded that a relatively short width of wall does form part of “the principal elevation”. (*)
    [Note: The wall is two-storey, and has width approx 1.0m].
  • More than one roof slope facing the same direction can form “the principal elevation”. (*)
  • This appeal decision provides an example of where it was concluded that a roof slope that’s significantly set back from a forward projection of the property does form part of “the principal elevation”.
    [Note: The roof slope is set back by approx 5.4m].
  • In the first of the above diagrams, “Roof Extension A” does not comply with B.1(c). [Note: The diagrams are viewable within the “Extend beyond” topic of this document].
    [Note: The roof extension extends directly rearward onto the corner part of the recessed front roof].

May 2021 - Code a01301 (appeal dismissed):

  • This appeal decision provides an example of the types of factors that should be taken into consideration when determining which elevation is “the principal elevation”.
  • “The principal elevation” is not necessarily the elevation that fronts a highway.

May 2021 - Code a01300 (appeal dismissed):

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May 2021 - Code a01299 (appeal dismissed):

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May 2021 - Code a01298 (appeal dismissed):

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Notes:

  • To view the conclusions, full summaries, and decision notices for any of the above appeals, please view the Part 1 of the GPDO - GENERAL Appeal Decisions document. As a member of the Planning Jungle website, you can view the decision notices for all of the appeals within the above document for no extra cost.
  • Any of the above conclusions marked with a "(*)" contradict other appeal decisions. The "Reference Section" within the above document indicates how many appeals have supported and contradicted each particular conclusion.