Development must be regulated to ensure high quality built-form outcomes and compliance with statutory frameworks.
The Local Planning Scheme sets out the desired planning outcomes and intentions for the City.
To aid land use and development guidance under Local Planning Scheme No. 3, policies have been made to guide specific land uses and development
Prepared to assist you to understand the requirements for applications and inform the planning process
Strategic housing density changes proposed to be implemented through Amendment 82 to Local Planning Scheme 3.
Structure and Local Development Plans have been adopted to guide land use planning across the City. Development Contribution Plans facilitate the delivery of key infrastructure.
Any development or change of use within a Bushfire Prone Area requires development approval, unless specifically exempted
We respectfully acknowledge the Traditional Owners, the Whadjuk Noongar People as the Custodians of this land. We also pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past, present and future who have and continue to reside in the area and have been an integral part of the history of this region.