The Western Australian Planning Commission proposes to rezone parcels of land in the Shire of Dardanup from ‘Rural’ to ‘Urban Deferred’ to facilitate the development of the proposed ‘Wanju Urban Expansion Area’.
The City of Busselton proposes to re-instate provisions requiring development approval for development within the following Special Control Areas - Landscape Value Area, Wetland Area, Coastal Management Area, Special Character Areas, Airport Protection Area, Waste Water Exclusion Area and Waste Water Buffer Area, and Floodway Area.
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.
The amendment proposes to update the existing special conditions relating to tourist zone for Lot 101 Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River. It is proposed to retain the existing tourism uses of restaurant, tearoom, exhibition centre, reception centre, conference, guesthouse and public viewing of buildings, and to amend the conditions to include the uses of hotel and chalet (limited to 40 keys in total), small bar and spa. Amended and additional scheme provisions are also proposed.
The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River proposes to translate land use controls recommended by the Margaret River Industrial Park Structure Plan into its local planning scheme to give the land use controls statutory force and effect. The proposed scheme provisions specify areas within the site which can be used for ‘light’, ‘general’ or ‘buffer’ industry.
Local Planning Scheme 8 is proposed to replace the existing Town Planning Scheme 7. The changes are predominantly to update the Scheme to align with the Planning and Development Regulations 2015, ensure consistency with the Greater Bunbury Region Scheme and to reflect existing land use. The new scheme proposes a number of changes including new zones, rezonings, text updates, scheme provision amendments, additional uses to reflect actual land uses and the introduction of several Special Control Areas.
Removal of Additional Use 52 from the 'Rural Residential' zoned Lot 30 Millbrook Road,
Yallingup and introduction of Special Provision 71 to a portion of Lot 30 Millbrook Road
(proposed Lot 8 Millbrook Road) to include a number of additional 'A' uses.
The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River proposes to add provisions to Schedule 7 of its scheme text to allow for the subdivision of 2 adjacent Rural Residential zoned lots into 1 ha lots. At present the minimum lot size permitted is 3 ha.
The Western Australian Planning Commission proposes to rezone approximately 41 ha of
land from the Private Recreation zone and Road Reserve to Urban. Rezoning will facilitate adoption of a local structure plan to guide development at the Bunbury Turf Club.
Amendment 42 proposes to amend the scheme text by inserting a new clause within Part 5 -
Special Control Area, for the creation of the Western Ringtail Possum Habitat Protection Area to envelop residential areas in the Dunsborough and Busselton townships.