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The City's Administration Centre will be closed for the Australia Day public holiday on Tuesday January 26. Rubbish bin and pre-booked verge collections are not affected and will occur as normal. If you require urgent assistance on this day please call 9267 9267.
A Local Planning Policy sets out specific rules for different development types. It is still prepared under the provisions of Local Planning Scheme No.17.
Local Planning Policies are extremely useful, as they give guidance about how a development will be assessed by planning authorities.
This information is important when preparing an application or design for the building of any type of structure.
POL-TP-125 Building and Development Standards - Commercial Zones(PDF, 65KB)
POL-LP-1-10 Provision of Public Art(PDF, 74KB)
POL-C-058 Private Development within City Road Reserves(PDF, 50KB)
Local Commercial and Activity Centres Strategy(PDF, 2MB)
Local Commercial and Activity Centres Strategy - Retail Needs Assessment Report(PDF, 5MB)
Local Commercial and Activity Centres Strategy - Background Report(PDF, 2MB)
Local Commercial and Activity Centres Strategy - Best Practice Policy Review of Key Issues(PDF, 1MB)
POL-TP-124 Building and Development Standards - Industrial Zones(PDF, 76KB)
POL-C-061 Filling of Land(PDF, 49KB)
POL-LP-11 Variation to deemed-to-comply requirements of the R-Codes Medium Density Single House Development Standards(PDF, 124KB)
POL-C-066 Ancillary Accommodation(PDF, 36KB)
POL-E13.11 Inclusion of Pedestrian Accessways in Residential Subdivisions(PDF, 35KB)
POL-TP-126 Building and Development Standards - Rural Zones(PDF, 100KB)
POL-C-009 Grouped Dwellings in Rural Zones(PDF, 53KB)
POL-C-089 Dams(PDF, 69KB)
POL-C-090 Keeping of Livestock(PDF, 55KB)
POL-C-080 Building Envelopes(PDF, 41KB)
POL-C-060 Rural Subdivision Revegetation(PDF, 46KB)
POL-LP-1.10 Local Planning Policy - Provision of Public Art(PDF, 74KB)
POL-TP-127 Building and Development Standards - Other Zones(PDF, 52KB)
POL-C-059 Telecommunication (Mobile Phone) Facilities(PDF, 56KB)
POL-TP-129 Vehicle Parking Standards(PDF, 102KB)
POL-C-101 Construction of Privately Funded Parking Areas within a Road Reserve(PDF, 62KB)
POL-C-070 Advertising Signs within Commercial & Industrial Zones(PDF, 40KB)
POL-C-071 Advertising Signs within Rural Zones(PDF, 40KB)
POL-C-118 Swan Valley Permanent Signage(PDF, 56KB)
If a property is subject to a drainage contribution area, the landowner/developer is required to make a financial contribution towards the upgrade and supply of required drainage and stormwater quality treatment works. Please contact Statutory Planning Services for further information on 9267 9267.
POL-C-040 Midland District Drainage Development Reserve Fund(PDF, 186KB)
POL-C-096 Guildford and South Guildford District Drainage(PDF, 82KB)
POL-C-062 Hazelmere Residential Areas Drainage Improvement(PDF, 890KB)
POL-E9.2 Floodplain Management and Development(PDF, 80KB)
POL-C-111 - Local Planning Policy - Woodbridge Conservation Precincts - APPENDIX1.(PDF, 8MB)
POL-C-111- Local Planning Policy - Woodbridge Conservation Precincts - APPENDIX_2.(PDF, 46KB)
POL-C-111 Local Planning Policy - Woodbridge Conservation Precinct(PDF, 1MB)
POL-C-106 Local Planning Policy - Guildford Conservation Precinct(PDF, 2MB)
POL-C-104 Environmental Planning(PDF, 147KB)
POL-C-088 - Subdivider Contributions for Henley Brook Drive and Millhouse Road(PDF, 88KB)
POL-C7.12 Development of Commercially Owned or Operated Landfill Sites(PDF, 53KB)
POL-C11.2 Clay Extraction(PDF, 37KB)
City of Swan
Address: 2 Midland Square, Midland,
Tel: (08) 9267 9267
Fax: (08) 9267 9444
Postal Address: PO Box 196, Midland,
The City of Swan acknowledges the Whadjuk (Noongar) people, who are the traditional custodians of this country. We pay respect to their culture, history and their elders past and present.