Public Consultation

Local Planning Policy LPP/01 Exemptions from Development Approval

Notice is hereby given that the Town of Port Hedland has initiated the following Local Planning Policy. The Policy has been developed to address the current childcare shortage experienced throughout the Scheme Area by alleviating the need to obtain “Family Day Care” Home Business Development Approval from the Town.  The objectives of this policy include:

  • Removal of long and disproportionate “Family Day Care” Home Business development approval for Family Day Care Applications.
  • Attempt to reduce extensive wait-times for childcare.

The proposed Policy can be viewed in the link below:

Local Planning Policy LPP/01