The planning controls embedded in this Local Planning Scheme will assist the Shire of Augusta Margaret River to meet its global responsibility for sustainable growth by addressing the needs of current and future generations through the integration of environmental protection, biodiversity conservation, social advancement and economic prosperity. To allow for more in depth information to be provided the existing service is now being expanded so that detailed written advice can be provided for a small fee. The Shire of Augusta Margaret River prides itself on being a friendly and welcoming local government, setting an example by striving to provide excellent customer services to residents and visitors. We’ve put a FAQ document together for the Westin Margaret River Resort & Spa Development (Lot 783) and additional Gnarabup development (Lots 501-504). To find a property enter the street or lot address and the mapping system will locate it. S3034-1968/0262 1968-01-01 - 1972-12-31 State Records Office of Western Australia 4 - land resumption. Should you wish to make a complaint about development or use of land in the shire you will need to complete a Planning Complaints form and send it to Chief Executive Officer Shire of Augusta Margaret River PO Box 61 Margaret River WA 6285. A Scheme Amendment was supported by the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River and gazetted following consideration by the Planning Commission. 1) available on the website, Housing for Locals - The Local Planning Scheme, Local Planning Strategy, Townsite Strategies, Local Planning policies and other key Planning documents are available for download in Publications. To find out more, read our privacy policy and cookie policy. Fax 08 9757 2512, 66 Allnut Terrace Current Modules available for the Shire of Augusta Margaret River are; Property Enquiry; Local Planning Scheme 1; Layers. Locals who live in unstable accommodation can find themselves without a home at any point. 1 Updated to include AMD 66 GG 04/12/2020 Prepared by the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage Original Town Planning Scheme Gazettal 24 September 2010 DISCLAIMER This is a copy of the Town Planning Scheme produced from an electronic version of the Scheme held and For further information or to find out whether your proposal will require planning approval please contact the Planning Administration staff on 9780 5265 or 9780 5270. The purpose of this bill is to amend the Planning and Development Act 2005, and to make related amendments to the Environmental Protection Act 1986 and the Community Titles Act 2018. Cookies help us to understand how you use our website so that we can provide you with the best experience when you are on our site. Changing the use of a building/premises 3. Tues, Wed, Thurs Do you need written planning advice or information from the Shire or simply just a Planning and/or Building Search Request - click here to download form? This cannot be turned off. The Amendments provide the Minister for Planning with authority to temporarily override requirements and conditions set out in a local planning scheme, and existing conditions in planning approvals. There are many benefits to sharing your home, here’s just a few:You don’t need approval. It is hereby notified for public information, in accordance with Section 87 of the Planning and Development Act 2005 that the Minister for Planning approved the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River local planning scheme amendment on 22 April 2010 for the purpose of— 1. Nick Logan –  Director Sustainable Development & Infrastructure  Services, Matt Cuthbert - Manager Planning & Development, Angela Satre  -  Coordinator Statutory Planning, Matt Slocomb – Strategic Planning Officer, Katie Biggs – Sustainable Planning Officer, Rebecca Kevill - Administration Coordinator, Michelle Bruce - Building Applications Administration, Necessary for enabling core functionality. Planning approval is required for any of the following application types: 1. The Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage aims to provide comprehensive and up-to-date information about the department’s roles and responsibilities, including the facilitating the exchange of information and the processes of public consultation and debate. At present the minimum lot size permitted is 3 ha. The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River’s Margs Street Party will see a full street closure, with businesses and vendors invited to take over the strip for an afternoon fiesta running until 9pm. Most proposed developments within the shire are assessed under the Shire of Augusta Margaret River Planning Scheme which: Planning approval is required for any of the following application types: The Shire is currently reviewing all Information Fact sheets which will be made available on the website when finalised. Subscribe to receive Notices and Tenders, Jobs Ads, Media Releases, or the Shire’s E-newsletter, 41 Wallcliffe Road Scheme/scheme amendment. The website cannot function properly without these cookies. provision of temporary workers' accommodation. Go back; Review of the Aboriginal Heritage Act 1972; The reform process; Consultation Phase One Keep up to date with the latest information regarding planning and development, whether it be changes to the state or local policy framework or opportunities to have your say on planning matters. We look forward to keeping in touch and working with you this year to achieve great development outcomes! A cookie is information stored on your computer by a website you visit. On the 28th May 2020, the Planning and Amendment Bill was read for the third time in the lower house of the WA Parliament. Responsible Authority: Shire of Augusta-Margaret River. We intend to update the page on a regular basis to keep you informed of matters which we feel may be of importance or interest to you and your work. Planning and Development Amendment Bill 2020 (Bill No. COVID has meant that many international travellers who would normally occupy seasonal jobs in the agriculture and hospitality industry are not available. Shire of Augusta-Margaret River ( District Scheme ) Local Planning Scheme Map No. You can find project updates, frequently asked questions and other up to date information on this page. Car parks or changes to the operation … On 16 August 2020, Council will consider draft Local Planning Scheme No. It is hereby notified for public information in accordance with section 87 of the Planning and Development Act 2005 that the Minister for Planning approved the Shire of Augusta-Margaret River local planning scheme amendment on 25 January 2010 for the purpose of— 1. Town Planning Scheme No. 2 (LPS2) for the purposes of allowing it to be advertised for public consultation (see Council report in document library). Places with Heritage Significance 2. Augusta Margaret River Local Planning Strategy - Part 1 19.3 MB Augusta Margaret River Local Planning Strategy - Part 2 15.8 MB Endorsed by WAPC 2 February 2017 Find out about planning projects and proposals which are currently open for consultation and have a say on what’s happening in your community here. Shark Response Policy 592.53KB Category: Policy - Sustainable Development Description: The purpose of this policy is to provide direction on Shark Response protocols within the Shire of Augusta Margaret River. 2 (LPS2) for the purposes of allowing it to be advertised for public consultation (see Council report in document library). The Shire’s friendly Planning Services team routinely provide basic planning advice via phone or email. Marc was responsible for managing all planning application assessment and ran the DCU (development control unit) for many years. Increasing the floor area of an existing structure 4. The completion of these documents through to draft stage represents the culmination of 2 years of work with extensive input from the local community. Some content on this page may not display correctly. The lobby group has submitted a scheme amendment to the Shire of Augusta Margaret River calling for the development site to be preserved in its natural state, as well as a compensation figure of $5.5 million paid to the developers. Margaret River Recycled Water Scheme. Under the amendments, the Minister for Planning can issue a notice to suppress local scheme provisions for a single council, across a specific region or across the State. Rent a room to help the region, The Shire's Local Planning Strategy is now available for public comment, Scheme and Strategy edges closer to completion. The Shire’s Legal Services Co-ordinator will investigate and respond to your complaint within 14 days of receipt of the complaint. Review of the Aboriginal Heritage Act 1972. Searches. Learn more about our Privacy and Cookie policies. The new places have been allocated a ’Level of Significance’ and the place records provide detail about their cultural heritage significance. 90 members of your community are following this project, The Shire have incorporated the changes within its Local Planning Scheme (No. Workers who would like to live and work in our Shire are finding it hard to locate suitable accommodation. The Shire has received multiple nominations from the community for new Heritage Places during the consultation period. Roof signs 5. Description: Rezoning from Tourism to Residential R15 zone, consistent with surrounding residential Visit us to know more! Prohibited Burning Period (23 December 2020 - 14 March 2021) 16 December 2020 A planning proposal to rezone land near Margaret River to stop a proposed $70 million five-star hotel from being built has been narrowly voted down by the local council. Sustainability is about using existing resources wisely and avoiding the consumption of more than we need. These can be managed also from our cookie policy page. They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. As we all know, having the right advice is essential to ensuring a successful project. Ph 08 9780 5255 Renting a room or two in your house is one of the most sustainable decisions you could ever make. The Shire have incorporated the changes within its Local Planning Scheme (No. Scheme Amendment No. Council will also note the Local Planning Strategy which has been modified to accord with the requirements of the Western Australian Planning Commission and can now be publicly advertised. Explore the strategy map (click on Local Planning Strategy 2020 module). We use social media cookies from Facebook, Twitter and Google to run Widgets, Embed Videos, Posts, Comments and to fetch profile information. The Shire of Augusta-Margaret River proposes to translate land use controls recommended by the Margaret River Industrial Park Structure Plan into its local planning scheme to give the land use controls statutory force and effect. Shire of Augusta-Margaret River Local Planning Scheme 1 Amendment 52; Shire of Augusta-Margaret River Local Planning Scheme 1 Amendment 52. The amendment proposes to update the existing special conditions relating to tourist zone for Lot 101 Wallcliffe Road, Margaret River. The Strategy sets a direction for how the Shire will manage land use and population change over a 15 year period. Firebreak Notice and Bushfire Information 2020-21, Emergency contacts and resource directory, Information, print resources and subsidies, Planning or development application process, Development Assessment Unit meeting minutes, Further information - Forms and fact sheets, Application for Development Approval and Checklist, Holiday House, Bed and Breakfast, Guesthouses and Renewals Application Form, Subdivision Clearance Application Form and Condition Checklist, PS10 Home Occupation_Home Business and Industry Cottage, PS13 Single House (Including Alterations and Additions), PS16 Bed and Breakfast and Guesthouses Information Sheet, PS17 Holiday Houses/Renewal Checklist_Information Sheet, PS18 Chalets Cabins Caravan Parks and Guesthouse Facilities in the Priority and General Agriculture Zones, PS19 Bushfire Management Planning and Short Stay Accommodation, PS21 Bushfire Management Plans (Notes for Practitioners), Local government websites by key2creative, aims to control and guide development and growth in a responsible manner; and, Increasing the floor area of an existing structure, Car parks or changes to the operation of car parks, Home Occupations (businesses conducted from home), Lapsed Development Approvals (approvals are generally valid for two years, after which a new application must be submitted). Update on the progress for the Local Heritage Survey. The Notice of Exemption also identifies other matters which no longer require planning approval across a number of essential local community services, including: You can find the Notice of Exemption on the Shire’s website here. Sign in, Language, Analytical cookies help us to analyse user behaviour, mainly to see if the users are able to find and act on things that they are looking for. The effect of the amendment was to add to Schedule 2 of the LPS Regulations a new Part 10B containing deemed clauses 78H, 78I and 78J which, as deemed provisions, take effect in every LPS in the State. Residents criticised planning and building services, community consultation, a lack of focus on Augusta, and council leadership, all of which came with a “poor” ranking. Description: The report presents a synopsis for the Shire of Augusta Margaret River environment in 2008. Approval to collect your data for submissions is the 27 November 2020 of of! 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