Town Planning

The Planning Services team works with the community and stakeholders to ensure planning principles are implemented throughout the Town. The main planning tools used for determining land use are the Pilbara’s Port City Growth Plan and the Town Planning Scheme No. 5, which is undergoing a review.

The Planning Services team can be contacted for the following enquiries:

  • Planning Applications
  • Electronic lodgement and fast tracking
  • Land use and zoning
  • Planning Compliance
  • Home-based businesses
  • Property enquiries
  • Strategic planning enquiries
  • Crown land enquiries
  • Laneway and road closures
  • Built heritage matters
  • Town planning scheme amendments

If you are planning to develop land in the Town of Port Hedland you may require a planning approval.

Quick Links

View Development Applications

Planning Information, advice and requests

Application Forms, Checklists & Fees

Planning Documents

Proposed planning documents

Development assessment panel

Proposed development applications (as advertised)

Land administration, road names and street numbering

Planning Public Comment Form

For further information please contact Planning Services on 9158 9321.

Town of Port Hedland Municipal Heritage Inventory

It is hereby notified for public information and comment that the Town is advertising the Town of Port Hedland Municipal Heritage Inventory.