The EPA will provide strategic advice to the Minister for Environment on the potential cumulative impacts of the activities and developments proposed for Exmouth Gulf. The assessment periods for Subsea 7‘s Learmonth Pipeline Fabrication Facility proposal and the Shire of Exmouth’s rezoning proposal will be extended so that the findings of this environmental study can be fully considered.
The Shire of Exmouth proposes Amendment 1 to rezone part of lots 223, 234, 235 and 1586 Minilya-Exmouth Road, Learmonth from 'Rural' and 'Foreshore Reserve' to 'Special Use 10' to facilitate the development of a pipeline fabrication facility (Learmonth Pipeline Fabrication Facility). The scheme amendment is being assessed on aspects that relate to the proposed change in zoning of the land.
The public review process for the scheme amendment is managed by the Shire of Exmouth and the review period will run from 2 October 2019 until the 30 November 2019. The documents below are also available on the Shire of Exmouth's website https://www.exmouth.wa.gov.au/ . To make a submission on these documents, or for more information about the scheme amendment, please contact the Shire of Exmouth at Sa1.firstname.lastname@example.org .
The EPA has published the Response to Submissions for the Scheme Amendment. The Response to Submissions for the Learmonth Pipeline Fabrication Facility proposal is available here under 3. Assessment, Environmental Review.
Amendment 109 proposes to correct mapping inconsistences, and amend scheme text to bring the scheme into line with the Planning and Development (Local Planning Scheme) Regulations 2015
Amendment 117 proposes to rezone part of Lot 9004 (number 139) Balcatta Road, Balcatta, from ‘Industry’ to ‘Industry’ and ‘Additional Use (A94) - Educational Establishment’. The proposed additional use is to facilitate the expansion of the training courses offered by Safety Direct Solutions Pty Ltd, and to allow training to be undertaken on-site
Amendment 9 proposes to insert a new sub-clause into the Scheme Text to ensure that development for single and grouped dwellings consider landscape requirements that provides for tree planting. The City’s aim is that this will soften single and grouped development outcomes in the density transitional areas.
Amendment 4 proposes to change the scheme text to limit the net lettable area to 200sqm of Fast Food Outlets where applied for in the ‘Mixed Use’ or ‘Neighbourhood Centre’ zones, and to not permit Fast Food Outlets where applied for in those zones and located on Broadway, Hampden Road or Waratah Avenue.
Amendment 43 proposes rezone part of Lot 22 Bussell Highway, Yalyalup from ‘Tourism’, ‘Special Use 15 (Road Purposes) and ‘Reserve for Recreation” to ‘Special Use 27 (Yalyalup Development), and include the land within ‘Special Provision Area 23’. This is to facilitate the development of the land for residential purposes as part of the ongoing development of the Provence Estate.
Amendment 85 proposes to include the additional use of ‘Restaurant/Café’ for Lots 31-35 Canning Highway, Victoria Park. This applies to the ground floor of an existing multi-storey residential building.
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.
Amendment 188 an administrative transfer of land from the City of Swan to the City of Belmont local planning scheme, without changes to the existing zonings and reserves.
The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) has initiated Metropolitan Scheme Amendment (MRA) 1367/57 to rezone Part Lot 5131 Jandakot Rd and Part Lot 705 from the Rural-Water Protection zone to the Urban zone. Rationalisation of Bush Forever Site 390 (addition 2.369 ha and removal 9.58 ha) is also proposed.