Planning and Development Act 2005

The Planning and Development Act 2005 is an Act of the Western Australian Parliament which lays down specific controls over planning at a metropolitan and local level as well as establishing more general controls over the subdivision of land. The Act consolidated the Town Planning and Development Act 1928, Metropolitan Region Town Planning Scheme Act 1959 and the Western Australian Planning Commission Act 1985 into a single piece of legislation.

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  • Hedgcock, D. O, Yiftachel. 1992. Urban and Regional Planning in Western Australia. Paradigm Press: Perth.
  • "Planning and Development Act 2005". Department for Planning and Infrastructure. Archived from the original on 6 April 2007. Retrieved 5 April 2007.
  • "The Planning and Development Act 2005 and related legislation - Questions and answers" (PDF). Department for Planning and Infrastructure. Archived from the original (PDF) on 4 September 2007. Retrieved 5 April 2007.
  • Allens Arthur Robinson, April, 2006 "'New Planning and Development Act for Western Australia set to begin operation'". Retrieved 28 April 2011.

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