Public Consultation

Joint Development Assessment Panel Application - Port Hedland Spoilbank Marina

The Regional JDAP will determine this proposal in an online meeting open to the general public. The JDAP meeting is scheduled for  Monday 21 September 2020 at 9:30am via Zoom (online).

The proposal involves the establishment of land side public spaces and associated infrastructure such as:

  • A central hub that includes a water feature, picnic settings, community table and feature shade structure;
  • Event areas;
  • Promenade;
  • Revegetation areas including lookouts;
  • Public amenities - toilets and shower/changeroom facilities;
  • Pop-up pads for future commercial operations;
  • Trailer and car parking areas;
  • Family swimming and shade area; and
  • Future development area located south-west of marina

The public are welcome to attend and can connect to the meeting via the link - https://zoom.us/j/94698430053

Agenda can be viewed here.


Draft Local Planning Policy LPP/10 - Highway Precinct Design Guidelines

Town staff have prepared the draft Local Planning Policy 10 - Highway Precinct Design Guidelines, which are now open for public feedback for 21 days until Wednesday 30 September 2020. Following the 21 day period, the draft Local Planning Policy 10 will be considered by Council for final adoption.

Hard copies of the documents are available at the following locations:

Town of Port Hedland Administration, 13 McGregor Street, Port Hedland

Submissions on the draft Local Planning Policy 10 should be lodged in writing or via email: eplanning@porthedland.wa.gov.au and are to include a reference to the draft Local Planning Policy, and details of the submission.

Further information and electronic copies of the documents can be found below:

Highway Precinct Design Guidelines

Attachment 2 - Bushfire Management Plan


Draft Local Planning Strategy and Draft Local Planning Scheme No. 7

Town staff and consultants element have prepared the draft Local Planning Strategy and draft Local Planning Scheme No. 7, which are now open for public feedback for 90 days until Tuesday 15 September 2020. Following the 90 day period, the draft Local Planning Strategy and Local Planning Scheme No. 7 will be considered by Council for final adoption, with a recommendation forwarded to the Western Australian Planning Commission for endorsement. 

Hard copies of the documents are available at the following locations:

  • Town of Port Hedland Administration, 13 McGregor Street, Port Hedland
  • Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage, 140 William Street, Perth

Submissions on the draft Local Planning Strategy and draft Local Planning Scheme No. 7 should be lodged in writing or via email: eplanning@porthedland.wa.gov.au and are to include a reference to the draft strategy or scheme, the property affected, and details of the submission.

Further information and electronic copies of the documents can be found here