The Western Australian Planning Commission proposes to rezone the above land (12.42 hectares) from the Rural zone to the Urban zone.
Amendment 6 proposes to insert the new definition ‘Major Event’ temporarily (two weeks either side of the Solar Eclipse event) into both section 2.3 'Additional uses in Local Reserves' (AR1) and into Schedule 2 – ‘Additional Uses (A9)’.
The Shire of Exmouth has initiated Amendment 7, ‘Additional Use (A10)’, to provide temporary options in and around the Exmouth townsite to cater for and facilitate the Total Solar Eclipse event in April 2023. The temporary use is proposed for four weeks between 6 April 2023 and 4 May 2023. The ‘Additional Use’ proposes to temporally allow holiday house, holiday accommodation, camping ground, caravan park and car park uses as discretionary in the areas mentioned above and conditions to manage development impacts.
The Western Australian Planning Commission proposes to rezone a portion of Lots 900 and 901 Lage Road and portion of Lot 201 Great Northern Highway, Bullsbrook (18.1 hectares) from the Rural zone to the Urban Deferred zone.
To rezone the amendment area from 'Future Development' to 'Tourism'.
The Western Australian Planning Commission proposes to transfer approximately 8,028 square metres of land in Cottesloe from the Public Purposes – Special Uses reservation to the Urban zone. The site is occupied by Old Cable Station, listed on the State Register of Heritage Places, and was previously used as the McCall Centre. The proposed urban zoning is to facilitate the sale of the land, which is surplus to Government requirements
The Shire of Harvey has initiated LPS 2 to replace the existing District Planning Scheme 1.
The City of Karratha proposes to introduce Special Control Area and Special Use zones in relation to the Cossack townsite to allow the consideration of low impact tourism development.
The Shire of Broome proposes to replace its existing planning scheme with an updated scheme which is in line with the Planning and Development (Local Planning Scheme) Regulations 2015. This includes updating Table 3 Zoning Table to include new use classes including ‘Waste disposal facility’ and ‘Waste storage facility’.
LPS 2 is proposed to replace the existing Local Planning Scheme 1. The changes are predominantly to update the Scheme to align with the Planning and Development Regulations 2015 and to reflect existing land use. The new scheme proposes a number of changes including new zones, rezoning’s, text updates, scheme provision amendments, additional uses to reflect actual land uses and the introduction of several Special Control Areas.