Publications

Title Published

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. Implementation of this policy will assist with provision of a safer environment for the enjoyment of residents and visitors.

LPP09 Events assessment 110.95KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide guidance for the assessment of events on both public and private land. In particular, it sets out provisions to ensure that events are properly managed to provide a safe environment for patrons whilst minimising impacts on adjoining properties and the surrounding land.

31/03/2014

LPP05 Cellar door sales 83.29KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide the basis on which Council will assess proposals for cellar door sales establishments within the Priority and General Agriculture zoned land.

30/06/2014

LPP10 Directional signage 1.7MB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide guidance for the erection of signs on public land. This policy is created under the provisions of Clause 2.2 of Local Planning Scheme No. 1 (the ‘Scheme’). This Policy gives guidance as to how discretion under a town planning scheme or other regulatory instrument may be exercised. It also serves to help proponents, landowners and the community understand how decisions are likely to be reached. This is an interim policy.

30/06/2014

LPP12 Ashton Street development 89.73KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide additional development controls to the area identified in the Ashton Street Outline Development Plan (ODP) included as Attachment 1. Its objective is to ensure that the development is undertaken in a manner that limits the visual impact of buildings and fences and ensures the preservation of significant vegetation.

30/06/2014

LPP14 Margaret River development investigation areas design and... 78.88KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To set governing principles in place that align with the following elements of the Shires’ adopted Strategic Plan (2010-2020); Sustainable Development 3 Liveable Townships, Hamlets and Neighbourhoods

30/06/2014

LPP15 Alfresco dining 371.4KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide a framework to determine applications for the use and development of local reserves for the purposes of alfresco dining that are sought by an adjoining business.

30/06/2014

LPP22 Perimeter Road funding and implementation 904.85KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To set out the Council’s position on funding and implementation of the proposed Margaret River Perimeter Road.

30/06/2014

LPP23 Renewable energy system 89.67KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide guidance on the appropriate location, scale and design of renewable energy systems.

30/06/2014

LPP26 Signage 656.66KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: This Local Planning Policy was adopted by Council to give guidance as to how discretion under a local planning scheme or other regulatory instrument may be exercised. It also serves to help proponents, landowners and the community understand how decisions are likely to be reached.

25/09/2014

LPP27 Heritage Places 314.95KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: This Policy was adopted by Council to give guidance as to how discretion under a town planning scheme or other regulatory instrument may be exercised. It also serves to help proponents, landowners and the community understand how decisions are likely to be reached.

25/09/2014

LPP08 Surfing Events 690.43KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide guidance on the appropriate location, size and number of surfing events that are permitted within Shire vested foreshore reserves within any calendar year. Application of this policy applies to organisations wishing to conduct a surfing event at local club level through to international events, on Shire managed foreshore reserves. Separate application process is required for surfing events utilising Department of Parks and Wildlife managed land and waters. Policy also provides guidance for assessing permit applications to use a Shire reserve for situations where planning approval is not required.

27/11/2014

LPP03 Extractive industries 273.61KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: Sets out the considerations that will be given to the establishment of extractive industries in the Shire.

2/12/2014

LPP04 Boundary fencing 255.37KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To provide guidance on what constitutes a 'sufficient fence' within the Shire Augusta Margaret River for the purposes of the Dividing Fences Act 1961.

2/12/2014

DRAFT LPP29 - Development in Flinders Bay 234.38KB

Category: Policy - Sustainable Development

Description: To ensure that any future development is in keeping with the heritage values of the settlement of Flinders Bay. Development consists of demolition, erection, construction, alterations, or additions to any building or any structure and clearing of any vegetation.

24/07/2015

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