Notices and Tenders

The Shire is advertising a local planning policy which will support the establishment of a Design Review Panel in the Shire. A Design Review Panel is a group of experts who provide independent advice on the design of a development proposal or project. The policy is only part of the overall establishment process, but will do the following:

Require the advice of a Design Review Panel to be considered in the assessment of particular types of development.

Outlines the types of development that will be assessed by the Design Review Panel.

Outline the process for fees and charges.

An information sheet has been prepared to outline the role of the Design Review Panel, and how Draft LPP2 relates to this process. If you have any queries or would like to discuss this further the Shire’s Strategic Projects Officer can be contacted on 9780 5238.

The draft Policy and Information Sheet can be viewed at 

Have your say via the submission form tab by visiting and ccomplete the submission form online (Submission Form - Draft LPP No. 2 Design Review Panel), if you would like a hard copy of the submission form please email [email protected], contact 97805 220 to request a copy or visit the Shire Offices during normal office hours.

Submissions are to be lodged by 4.00pm Friday 21 May 2021.

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