Local Planning Scheme No. 7

Council considered submissions and proposed modifications to draft Local Planning Scheme No.7 (LPS 7) at its meeting on 28 March 2023. Council resolved to support draft LPS 7 subject to modifications. See the meeting minutes and audio recording by visiting the Council Meetings page.

Draft LPS 7 along with Council’s recommendation and submissions received will now be forwarded to the Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC). The WAPC will consider the Council’s recommendations before the Minister for Planning determines draft LPS 7. 

If you have any questions about the project in the meantime, please contact a strategic planner on 9474 0777 or make a request.

To find out more information and documentation about the draft LPS 7 engagement period in 2022, go to Your Say South Perth.

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 MinisterTBCTBC
Planning Minister issues final decisionTBCTBC