Local Planning Schemes and Legislation

The Shire of Carnarvon is guided by legislation and planning schemes which control the development and use of land across the Shire.

Local Planning Scheme No. 10 guides development within the townsite. District Zoning Scheme No. 11 applies to the whole of the Shire of Carnarvon, excluding that portion of the Shire covered by Town Planning Scheme No. 10. Each document comprises of the Scheme Text and Scheme Maps.

The Scheme Maps identify different zones for particular uses and should be read in conjunction with the Scheme Text. See listed documents below:

Local Planning Scheme No.10 and Maps
District Zoning Scheme No.11 - Scheme Text and Maps

 

Local Planning Scheme 13

The Local Planning Scheme 13 was presented and endorsed by Council on the 24 September 2019.  The document has now been referred to the Western Australian Planning Commission and the Minister for Planning for final endorsement.  Local Planning Scheme 13 will be made available here as soon as the final endorsement and implementation has been completed.

Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015

Each planning scheme are to be read in conjunction with the deemed provisions Schedule 2 of the Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015

Schedule-2-Deemed-Provisions.pdf(PDF, 292KB)