Local Planning Strategy

The Western Australian Planning Commission granted final endorsement to the Shire of Northampton Local Planning Strategy on 12 January 2009.

The Strategy will be used to:

  • Set out the direction for economically, socially and environmentally sustainable development;
  • Give direction to the Shire, the Department for Planning and Infrastructure, the Western Australian Planning Commission and the Minister for Planning and Infrastructure in assessment of Local Planning Scheme amendments, subdivisions applications, development proposals and provides strategic support for this decisionmaking;
  • Provide the basis for coordinated decisionmaking on future servicing of the Shire by local/state government and any other service agency; and
  • Explain/justify the strategic direction for growth and development to all stakeholders.

Click here to view the documents relating to the Local Planning Strategy.

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