Community engagement has now closed. Comments were submitted from 02/01/2018 to 23/02/2018.
The Minister for Planning,
Lands & Heritage approved Amendment No. 160 and the approval notice was published in the Government Gazette on 25 January 2019. The Amendment modifies District Planning Scheme No. 2 by:
Schedule 1 – General Definitions – to insert the definition of Short-Term
“Short-term accommodation means temporary
accommodation provided either continuously or from time to time with no guest
accommodated for periods totalling more than 3 months in any 12 month period.”
Schedule 1 – Land Use Definitions – to insert definitions of Holiday
Accommodation and Holiday House:
“Holiday accommodation means 2 or more
dwellings on one lot used to provide short term accommodation for persons other
than the owner of the lot.”
“Holiday house means a single dwelling
on one lot used to provide short term accommodation but does not include a bed
land use permissibility for Holiday Accommodation and Holiday House within
Table 1 – The Zoning Table
Planning and Development Act 2005
Local Planning Scheme Amendment Available for Inspection
City of Wanneroo District Planning Scheme No. 2 - Amendment No. 160
Notice is hereby given that the local government of the City of Wanneroo has prepared the above mentioned planning scheme amendment, draft Local Planning Policy 4.21 (LPP 4.21), and Short Term Accommodation Local Law.
Amendment No. 160 proposes to include a definition of short-term accommodation, and land use definitions Holiday Accommodation and Holiday House. Draft LPP 4.21 aims to guide discretionary decisions for short-term accommodation proposals.
The Short Term Accommodation Local Law aims to provide for the regulation of small-scale short-term accommodation proposals being those with six (6) guests or less to ensure that short term accommodation does not have an undue impact on the residential amenity of the district.
Plans and documents setting out and explaining the amendment, the draft LPP 4.21 and the draft Short-Term Accommodation Local Law are available to view from the Document Library below and will be open for inspection during office hours up to and including 23 February 2018.
Comments can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Wanneroo, Locked Bag 1, WANNEROO WA 6946.
Should you wish to make a submission please state:
- Your name, address and phone no.;
- How your interests are affected; whether as a private citizen, on behalf of a company or other organisation, or as an owner or occupier of property;
- Address of property affected (if applicable); and
- Whether your submission is in support of, or objecting to the proposal and provide any arguments supporting your comments.
Should you make a submission on a planning proposal, please note that your details may be made public at a Council meeting and included in a Council Agenda, which will be available on the City's website, unless you specifically request otherwise in your submission.