Proposed Amended Local Planning Policy PLN 3.8 – Heritage Management Incentives Policy (PLN 3.8)

Council at its meeting on the 23rd November 2020 approved the advertising of proposed amendments to PLN 3.8 – Heritage Management Incentives Policy.

The revised Local Planning Policy PLN 3.8 ‘Heritage Management and Incentives’, will work alongside State Government Heritage Policy, Heritage Act 2018, Town Planning Scheme No.4, and the recently approved Local Heritage Survey, to provide the heritage framework for landowners of heritage listed properties to encourage them to retain and enhancing their heritage properties through development incentives. For State Heritage Listed properties which are afforded greater protection under the Heritage Act 2018, there are also opportunities to apply for financial assistance through the Heritage Council Western Australia.

Further information on the proposed amended PLN 3.8 ‘Heritage Management and Incentives’, the Council report (Development Services Committee Minutes of 16 November 2020 (D77/11/20) can be downloaded via the links below.

If you have any enquiries regarding this matter or require further information please contact the City’s Planning Information Services on 9394 5000 or by email at

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