Notifications of Amended Planning Policies

published on Monday, 9 November 2020 at 2:45:00 PM


 Notification of Amended Planning Policies

  Please be advised that at the Ordinary Council Meeting of 15 September 2020 Council resolved to amend the following policies in accordance with Clause 4 of the Deemed Provisions;

 LPP3 Outbuildings;

  • LPP10 Holiday Houses; and
  • LPP11 Development in Bushfire Prone Areas.

As these policies are being amended under Clause 5 of the Deemed Provisions (set out in the Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015 Schedule 2 the policy will be advertised not less than 21 days before being brought back to Council for adoption with or without modification in light of any submissions received.

As LPP3 Outbuildings amended a deemed-to-comply provision of the R-Codes it requires the approval of the Western Australian Planning Commission under Clause 7.3.2 of State Planning Policy 7.3 Residential Design Codes Volume 1.

 A copy of the amended policies can be found by clicking on the following link New Policy Manual 2020 - Planning Policy Public Consulation Documents or by visiting the Ravensthorpe or Hopetoun Shire Administration Offices.

 If you would like to make a submission in regards to the above policies please contact Mark Ridgwell, Manager Governance and Compliance by emailing or calling (08) 9839 0000.  Please note the deadline for submissions is 4.00pm Friday, 4 December 2020.


Gavin Pollock
Chief Executive Officer

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