The Town of Port Hedland proposes to reclassify and rezone various lots known as the ‘Stables Precinct’ to Urban Development.
Local Planning Scheme 7 (LPS 7) is proposed to replace the existing Town Planning Scheme 5 (TPS 5). LPS 7 includes changes to text, zoning and scheme provisions as compared to TPS 5. The new scheme proposes a number of changes including new zones, rezonings, text updates, scheme provision amendments, additional uses and the introduction of new and updating of existing Special Control Areas. The changes update the Scheme to align with the Planning and Development Regulations 2015.
The Town of Port Hedland proposes to rezone land generally bound by Styles Road (south), Pretty Pool Creek (north), Cooke Point Drive (west) and existing single residential housing in the Pretty Pool residential area (east) from "Rural", "Parks and Recreation" and "Other Public Purpose - Energy" to "Urban Development".