Proposals previously assessed

Plympton Mixed Use Development Anzac Highway Marion Road proposal

The proposal

The proposal for what is currently the Highway Hotel site is a mixed-use development with a maximum of eight building levels above ground and one basement level below ground.

It includes:

  • construction of 108 apartments, of which 26 are serviced apartments, configured as two freestanding groups (east and west towers) of five levels; one group (north tower) with six residential levels above one level of parking and one level of retail; and two levels of serviced apartments above a commercial component
  • a supermarket of 3086 square metres and associated storage and administration offices (mezzanine area of 296 square metres)
  • speciality retail shop tenancies incorporating cafes and restaurants at ground level (1994 square metres)
  • internal pedestrian mall
  • commercial space (office or similar) on Level 1 (878 square metres)
  • provision of car parking (448 parks total)
  • bicycle racks at street level and bike storage associated with accommodated storage
  • service vehicle access via Anzac Highway and exit via Elizabeth Avenue
  • service corridors through the building
  • development in three stages.

Assessment stages and documentation

The application was lodged on 2 July 2007 and assessment guidelines issued on 1 August 2007.

Stage of assessment process



Declaration as major development

24 May 2007

Variation to declaration 29 January 2009 – see Government Gazette

See notice in Government Gazette

Release of guidelines by Development Assessment Commission with level of assessment determined

1 August 2007

Plympton Release of guidelines advert (36.1 KB PDF)

Plympton Guidelines for preparing a development report (599.9 KB PDF)

Release of assessment document by proponent for public comment

6 July 2009

Plympton Release of development report advert (37.7 KB PDF)

The development report was released for a six week public comment period from 6 July 2009 until 14 August 2009.

Public meeting
A public meeting was held at on 20 July 2009 at the West Torrens Council offices to outline the development report process and how to make a submission. The proponent and/or their representatives also attended.

Plympton Development report (27.4 MB PDF)

Release of amendment to development report by proponent for public comment

29 May 2013

Plympton Release of Amendment to Development Report Advert (33.8 KB PDF)

Released for comment until 5.00 pm Wednesday, 19 June 2013
Plympton Amendment to Development Report (24.0 MB PDF)

Response by proponent to public and agency comment

23 December 2013

Refer to Appendix 1 - Assessment Report

Assessment report by Minister

23 December 2013

Plympton Mixed Use Development Assessment Report December 2013 (10.1 MB PDF)

Release of amendment to development report by proponent for public comment

8 November 2017

Released for comment until 5.00 pm Wednesday, 29 November 2017.

Plympton Amendment to Development Report - Stage 2 (9.9 MB PDF)

Related information

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Proposals currently being assessed



Planning contacts - Major developments

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