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Proposed Changes to Local Planning Policy 5.3: East Wanneroo

Community engagement has now closed. Comments were submitted from 15/06/2023 to 28/07/2023.


Proposed changes to Local Planning Policy 5.3: East Wanneroo

The City invites public comment on proposed changes to Local Planning Policy 5.3: East Wanneroo

The changes are proposed to ensure the coordinated planning and development of the area as intended by the East Wanneroo District Structure Plan.

 The revised policy proposes the following key changes:

  • Expanding the purpose of the policy to ensure that East Wanneroo is developed in a manner and standard which optimises community benefit;
  • Inclusion of policy objectives to:

         a. Provide guidelines on road design and requirements for footpaths and shared paths;

         b. Provide details for landscaping standards and street tree selection and landscaping to be planted;

         c. Develop design standards for parkland links and public open space;

         d. Outline development standards for works within the public realm;

         e. Detail information to be submitted to support local structure plans; and

         f. Provide interpretation of the WAPC’s Liveable Neighbourhoods Operational Policy.

  • Inclusion of a District Sense of Place Statement to guide Local Sense of Place Statements required to be provided with Local Structure Plans;
  • Additional wording to ensure that where a Local Developer Contribution Plan is required as part of a Local Structure Plan, that it is prepared and adopted prior to any subdivision or development being approved
  • List of information to be submitted with Local Structure Plans and Local Development Contribution Statements.

To Comment

Submit your comments on this planning proposal using the online form below.  You can attach additional information (plan, diagrams, photographs etc) via this form.

Please note that for your feedback to be considered, your full contact details must be provided. This information will be treated as confidential and will not be published or linked to your comments in any public report on the outcomes of the consultation. The City will advise you of the progress of this proposal using the details you provide.

Online Submission Form