Town Planning Applications

Advertised For Community Consultation

  

Shire of Waroona Local Planning Scheme No.7 1996
NOTICE OF LOCAL PLANNING POLICY FOR PUBLIC INSPECTION

Notice is hereby given that the Shire of Waroona has resolved to advertise for public comment a revised Draft Planning Policy titled Holiday Houses.

LOCAL PLANNING POLICY 26 – HOLIDAY HOUSES

The policy is proposed to be amended to address issues and inconsistencies that have arisen in the day to day application of the policy.

Changes proposed to the policy include;

• Renaming the policy to ‘Holiday Houses’ and updating terminology throughout the policy to align with the current definitions of the Local Planning Scheme;
• Deleting provisions relating to the timeframe for obtaining consent for Holiday Homes that were operating prior to the adoption of the policy;
• Updating references to the Scheme and planning legislation;
• Updating the format of LPP26 to conform with the Shire’s current local planning policy manual;

Copies of the Policy are available for inspection at Council’s office 52 Hesse Street, Waroona, Monday to Friday, between 9am and 4pm or on Council’s website www.waroona.wa.gov.au.

Submissions on the Policy may be made in writing and should be lodged with the Shire on or before 1 MAY 2018. Your written submission(s) should quote “Draft Holiday House Policy” in the title and be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Waroona, PO Box 20, Waroona WA 6215 or e-mailed to warshire@waroona.wa.gov.au  .

All submissions received will be considered by Council in its determination of the Policy for final adoption.

14B WHITTAKER WAY, WAROONA 6215 - APPLICATION FOR PLANNING CONSENT FOR SINGLE HOUSE

Council wishes to inform you that it has received an application for Planning Consent for a SINGLE HOUSE at the above property.

The application proposes the following variations to the Residential Design Codes (R Codes):
 Wall set back 0.1m from eastern side lot boundary in lieu of 1m; and
 Retaining wall setback 2.5m from front lot boundary in lieu of 4m.

A variation to the R-Code standards may be permitted by Council under the Shire of Waroona Town Planning Scheme No.7. In considering the application Council is required to notify the owners of land that may potentially be affected by the proposal, according to Local Planning Policy 1.0 – Community Consultation.

Prior to determining the application, Council is required to seek comments on the proposal. Comments can be submitted in writing, electronically, or by fax. Should you wish to comment, please see the below details:

Written comments: Chief Executive Officer
Shire of Waroona
PO Box 20
WAROONA WA 6215

Electronic comments: warshire@waroona.wa.gov.au

Fax: (08) 9733 1883

Submissions must be received prior to the close of business on 27th April 2018. Any comments will be taken into consideration by Council in determining the application; however, Council is not obliged to support the comments.

IAN CURLEY
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER