Application for Development Approval - Water Tank - 21 Grieve Way, Bedfordale

The City has received an application for the abovementioned proposal, which involves the following:

  1. A water tank 7.35m diameter and 2.18m high (48,963L) located 2m from the eastern boundary (in lieu of 10m).

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Development Application?

A Development Application is a formal request for Planning Approval to carry out proposed development. Planning Approval may be required for a change of land use, construction of buildings, erection of signage or demolition. Local Governments have the authority to determine Development Applications under the power of a Town Planning Scheme. A Building Permit is also required to be obtained for construction of or additions to buildings or fit out of buildings involving structural components, such as partitioning, in a business premise.

What is this Development Application proposing?

This application proposes a water tank 7.35m diameter and 2.18m high (48,963L) located 2m from the eastern boundary (in lieu of 10m).

Why is this Development Application being advertised?

This application proposes a water tank 7.35m diameter and 2.18m high (48,963L) located 2m from the eastern boundary (in lieu of 10m).

Who is being consulted on the proposal?

Anyone interested in the proposal can provide feedback through making a submission by email or in hard-copy form.

How do I provide feedback?

If you wish to comment on the proposal, please complete the Submission Form.

A hardcopy of the Submission Form can also be obtained from the City’s Administration Building at 7 Orchard Avenue Armadale during business hours 8.15am to 4.45pm Monday to Friday, or you may request a copy to be mailed or emailed.

You must lodge your submission with the City by the 2 November 2020. You can either post the Submission Form back to the City (Locked Bag 2, Armadale WA 6992), deliver it to the City’s Administration Building (7 Orchard Avenue Armadale) or email it to:

When does the submission period close?

The advertising period for a Development Application is required to be at least 14 days in accordance with the requirements of the Planning and Development (Local Planning Scheme) Regulations 2015.

The advertising period for this Development Application closes at 5.00 pm on 2 November 2020.

Will the personal details on my submission be released to the public?

The City will not publish your name and address. However, your full comments may be reproduced and published in planning reports. Note that a schedule of submissions, including the full details of submitters, are provided confidentially to Councillors however, this will not be made available to the public. 

Will I receive any further notifications on the proposal after I lodge my submission?

If you lodge a submission on this proposal the City will write to or email you once the City has made a decision on the proposal.

What happens next?

The City will summarise all submissions received from the public notified neighbours and determine to either approve the development as proposed, approve the development subject to conditions requiring modifications to the development or refuse to approve the development.

After receiving Planning Approval from the City the applicant will need to obtain a Building Permit from the City before commencing any works.

Who can I contact for more information on this proposal?

For further information on proposed development please contact Karen Colli from Planning Services on 9394 5686 or email


Application received by the City
Advertising to potentially affected landowners and public
Submissions close (2 November 2020 at 5.00pm)
Collate and consider submissions
Determine application
Submitters advised of outcome of application

Page Last Reviewed 19 October 2020