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The Carlton Residents Association is a democratic, non-party political body.
Its purpose is to act as an advocate for the residents of Carlton (defined by postcode 3053)
and those who wish to preserve all that is good about Carlton.

CRA represents your views at community level, and to government.



Register for the CRA e-Newsletter on the JOIN page


Current News:

CRA AGM – was held on Monday 17 February 2020

The Lord Mayor Sally Capp spoke and answered questions

The committee was elected for 2020 – Visit the meetings page


Important and favourable decision by VCAT

A big step towards the preservation of Drummond Street heritage

16-22 Drummond Street –  VCAT determination:
In planning permit application TP-2018-892, no
permit is granted.
Access the VCAT  determination on the planning page


The Living Pavilion held 1-17 May 2019

Want to know more:  Check out The Living Pavilion website

And sign up to the newsletter or follow on Instagram @TheLivingPavilion

Read about the event in our Newsflash


Community Conversation with the Lord Mayor –
Read the full summary on the Community News page


Heritage –

City of Melbourne Carlton Heritage Study

CoM is reviewing heritage in Carlton.
This may affect you.
You can tell the CoM about the issues that are close to your heart.
Feedback closes 19 November.
Go to the Heritage Page for detailed information on how you can do this.

Heritage Policy Review

The Carlton Residents Association  cannot support  C258 in its current form.
Read further information on the Heritage page and access the latest CRA submission.

Research the history of your house

Visit the Heritage  page


Demolition of Carlton Inn/Corkman Irish Pub

From thisCRA is outraged at the reprehensible act of urban vandalism at this site.

For more information visit the National Trust site at:

the CRA Heritage page

and the CRA Facebook page at: