TOWN PLANNING

Planning

The Shire of Beverley regulates development in the Shire in accordance with the requirements of Town Planning Scheme No. 2 and the supporting Local Planning Strategy.

These documents guide the development, subdivision and use of land throughout the Shire.

The Planning Department is keen to assist residents and prospective developers with any queries they may have in regards to any of the town planning scheme requirements or any other town planning matter.

Building in Beverley

For guidelines and procedures please refer to the following information sheets:

Do I need a Building Licence?

What to do to Build in Beverley

When Do I need Planning Approval

Development Application Procedure and Requirements

Application for Planning Approval

General Town Planning Information

Click here for the current information sheets.  (Updated 09 August 2016)

  • Home Occupations and Cottage Industry Information
  • Development on Flood Prone Land
  • Zoning - Residential, Rural Residential, Farming

For further information on zoning maps and scheme text click here.

Town Planning Scheme Policies 

(Control certain types of development)

Below are the Town Planning Scheme policies than can be viewed in the Town Planning Policy Manual. 

Click here to view the manual in full.

To see individual policies, click on policy required 

TPS POLICY No. 1: STREET TREES AND STREETSCAPES

TPS POLICY No. 2: CAR PARKING REQUIREMENTS

TPS POLICY No. 3: FARMING ZONE SUBDIVISION

TPS POLICY No. 4: DEVELOPMENT OF INDUSTRIAL ZONED LAND

TPS POLICY No. 5: BUILDING WHILE RESIDING ON A BLOCK

TPS POLICY No. 6 : OUTBUILDINGS

TPS POLICY No. 7: RELOCATED SECOND HAND BUIILDINGS

TPS POLICY No. 8: TOWN PLANNING FEES

TPS POLICY No. 9: TREE CROPS

TPS POLICY No. 10: PATIOS and CARPORTS

TPS POLICY No. 11: ANGLO ESTATE POLICY (Mount Kokeby)

TPS POLICY No. 12: DEVELOPER CONTRIBUTIONS for ROAD and FOOTPATH UPGRADING

TPS POLICY No. 13: SIGNAGE

TPS POLICY No. 14: STOCKING RATES – Residential, Rural and Rural

Queries

If you have any queries regarding any of the above items, please call the Shire Planner on 9646 1200 or email at planner@beverley.wa.gov.au.