The amendment proposes to:
(a) transfer approximately 2.61 hectares of land within Lots 801, 901, 902 and 905 Reid Highway and Lot 801 Bennett Springs Drive, Bennett Springs from the Railways reservation to the Urban zone
(b) transfer approximately 8,500 square metres of land within Lots 801 and 906 Reid Highway and part of the Reid Highway Road reserve, Bennett Springs from the Primary Regional Roads reservation to the Urban zone.
The amendment has an overall area of approximately 3.46 hectares.
The amendment proposes to rezone Lot 285 (No. 31) and Lot 315 (No.59) Welman Road, from Residential R20 to Residential R40 to enable the Shire to build staff accommodation.
Amendment 20 proposes to rezone 39 and 39A Keane Street, Kewdale from ‘Residential R20’ to ‘Place of Public Assembly; and amend the Scheme Map accordingly.
The purpose of the amendment is to reclassify the former Challenger Tafe in Beaconsfield from a ‘Public Purposes – Technical School’ reservation zone to a ‘Urban’ zone under the Metropolitan Region Scheme (MRS) to facilitate future residential and mixed-use development. The site has been historically cleared, with the former building having since been demolished.
The amendment proposes to reintroduce controls previously contained in the LPS that have been removed due to modifications to State Planning Policy (SPP) 7.3 – Residential Design Codes (R-Codes Vol.2) and reword the development requirements.
The amendment proposes to rezone Lot 500 North River Road, North Plantations from ‘Environmental Conservation’ to ‘Priority Agriculture’, to facilitate the expansion of horticultural activities on the Lot.
The amendment proposes a scheme text amendment to list the land use of ‘Brewery’ as a discretionary use for the Special Use Zone 14, in relation to Lot 62 Dirk Hartog Island, to facilitate the establishment of a distillery at the site.
The amendment proposes to:
• amend the TPS1 Zoning Table Scheme Text by modifying the permissibility of some land uses within the Zoning Table; and
• amend Local Planning Policy No. 32 – Exemptions from Development Approval.
The amendment proposes an Additional Use (A18) to enable the development of grouped dwellings and amending ‘Table 2 – Specified additional uses for zoned land in Scheme area’ to include grouped dwellings as Additional Use Area No.18 and amending the scheme map accordingly.
The amendment proposes to update the City’s existing ‘Significant Tree’ provisions with modern standards that introduce the ability to impose tree preservation orders into the TPS. This includes deleting and replacing existing Clause 4.18 (with subset clauses) of the Scheme Text to provide certainty, guidance and enforceable provisions for Tree Preservation, Tree Preservations Orders, Notice of Tree Preservation Orders, Emergency Tree Preservation Orders, Destruction of trees, Register of Tree Preservation Orders.