Local Planning Scheme

The City of South Perth’s Local Planning Scheme No. 7 was published in the Government Gazette on 27 March 2024.

Local Planning Scheme No. 7 sets out the zoning of land, permissible land uses, the scale of development and other important information relating to building and development standards across the City of South Perth.

The Scheme consists of a Scheme Text and Scheme Maps which are read in conjunction with the Planning and Development (Local Planning Scheme) Regulations 2015 (schedule 2 – Deemed Provisions), which includes Deemed Provisions that form part of the Local Planning Scheme text.

The Local Planning Scheme Text and Maps can be accessed on the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage website.

Online Mapping

You can use  online maps to view the zoning and R-Code for individual properties.

Milestone  StatusTimeline 
Council resolves to prepare a new local planning schemeCompleteCouncil resolved to prepare a new scheme at its meeting of 27 June 2017. Minutes of this meeting are available here 
Council adopts a Local Planning StrategyCompleteCouncil adopted the draft Local Planning Strategy in July 2020
TPS6 reviewed and draft LPS7 preparedCompleteDraft LPS 7 prepared
Council resolves to advertise draft LPS7Complete


Council resolved to support draft LPS7 for the purpose of advertising at is meeting of 24 August 2021. Minutes of this meeting are available here.


Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) gives consent to advertise CompleteWAPC to review LPS7 and may require modification prior to public advertising.  
Community consultation on draft LPS7CompleteAdvertising required to be for a period of at least 90 days.
Council considers the outcomes of consultation and makes a final recommendation on LPS7CompleteCouncil resolved to support draft LPS 7 subject to modifications at its meeting on 28 March 2023.
WAPC Statutory Planning Committee considers LPS7 and makes recommendation to the Planning MinisterComplete24 October 2023
Planning Minister issues final decisionComplete11 March 2024
LPS 7 published in Government GazetteComplete27 March 2024