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

Planning Information, advice and requests

Application Forms, Checklists & Fees

Public Consultation

Development assessment panel

Land administration, road names and street numbering

For further information please contact Planning Services on 9158 9300.