The Western Australian Planning Commission’s Metropolitan Region Scheme Amendment 1188/57 proposes to rezone 70.37 hectares of land at Wellard East from ‘Rural’ to ‘Urban Deferred’ to facilitate urban development. The amendment will define the boundary between future urban development and Bollard Bulrush Swamp, which is protected under the Environmental Protection (Swan Coastal Plain Lakes) Policy 1992 and mapped as a Conservation Category Wetland.
The Western Australian Planning Commission proposes Metropolitan Region Scheme (MRS) Amendment 991/33 - South West Districts Omnibus (No. 3B) which comprises 23 proposed modifications to the MRS. The EPA determined that of these 23 proposals, four required Environmental Review, namely:
The Shire of Kalamunda proposes to rezone the substantive area of the Forrestfield Marshalling Yards to "General Industry" with portions zoned for "Light Industry", "Mixed Use" and reserved for "Public Open Space". The amendment also provides for the relocation of the "Important Regional Road" reservation from Dundas Road to a location within the Forrestfield Marshalling Yards and the zoning and reservation of the land formerly required for that road to purposes consistent with adjoining land.