What do I as a residents and/or businesses need to do with this change of Suburb?

What do I as a residents and/or businesses need to do with this change of Suburb?

  • Advise all utilities, institutions, organisations of their change of address

  • Advise friends and family of their change of address

  • Update business websites, letter head, signage etc to reflect the change of address

  • Use the new address in all communication as soon as possible.


Could Clovelly Park be divided in two with the new suburb of Tonsley encompassing the precinct at the centre?

Could Clovelly Park be divided in two with the new suburb of Tonsley encompassing the precinct at the centre?No. The Office of the Surveyor-General has advised that having two different locations for one suburb could result in issues for emergency services and postal deliveries.

How will the proposal be assessed?

How will the proposal be assessed?Factors taken into consideration will include the views of police, emergency service providers, Australia Post, the community and Council.

The benefits to the community, costs, impact on local businesses, and the name’s links to the area will also be considered.