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Lot 2 Prowse Road, Capel


Notice of Approved Amendment

The Minister for Planning has approved, as advertised, the abovementioned amendment to the Greater Bunbury Region Scheme. The amendment is shown on Western Australian Planning Commission plan number 3.2698 and is effective from the date of publication of this notice in the Government Gazette.

The purpose of this amendment is to rezone Lot 2 Prowse Road, Capel from Rural zone to Urban Deferred zone. The Urban Deferred zone and subsequent Urban zone are consistent with zoning of surrounding land and represent a logical rounding-off of the Capel townsite. The urban expansion is consistent with the Shire of Capel Townsite Strategy.

Following gazettal, the Shire of Capel Local Planning Scheme No. 7 will be amended to transfer all land subject to the amendment from Rural zone to Urban Development zone pursuant to section 126(3) of the Planning and Development Act, 2005.

Copies of the report on submissions on the amendment are available for public inspection from Friday 5 January 2018 to Friday 19 January 2018, online at and at the following locations:

  • Western Australian Planning Commission, Level 2,140 William Street, Perth
  • Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage, Level 6, 61 Victoria Street, Bunbury
  • State Library of WA, Perth Cultural Centre
  • Municipal office of the Shire of Capel.