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New Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015

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Taking effect on 19th October 2015, the new Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015 (The Regulations) are a much needed replacement for the longstanding Town Planning Regulations 1967 and associated Model Scheme Text. The new Regulations were recently gazetted on August 25th 2015 and reflect the state government’s commitment to streamline planning schemes across all local governments statewide.…

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TBB Comments on Revised Bushfire Risk Management Guidelines

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Reducing the Risk of Bushfire In early 2014, the Department of Planning (DoP) released for public comment the revised State Planning Policy 3.7 Planning for Bushfire Risk Management (SPP 3.7) and the revised Planning for Bushfire Risk Management Guidelines. The DoP states that revised SPP 3.7 is intended to reduce the risk of bushfire to people, property and infrastructure by…

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Koombana North, Bunbury Waterfront

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Koombana North is LandCorp’s latest development as part of the Bunbury Waterfront project area. The Waterfront area was transformed in the mid 1990s and early 2000s, with the redevelopment of Marlston Hill area, which featured the creation of some waterfront commercial mixed use medium density and the gentrification of existing historic housing stock, breathing new life into the Bunbury Town…

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The Brook at Byford

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Working closely with the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale and the Department of Planning, Taylor Burrell Barnett has provided for the timely preparation and approval of the first stage of subdivision at The Brook at Byford. Taylor Burrell Barnett has been the lead consultants in the planning and design for the development of this site, located at the intersection of Beenyup…

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