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Call for public submissions

The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) is seeking public comment on proposed changes to State Planning Policy 5.4 Road and Rail Noise and associated guidelines.

A key objective of SPP 5.4 is to minimise the impact of road and rail noise on noise-sensitive land uses; and protect the State’s key transport corridors. The current policy was gazetted in 2009.

The review of SPP 5.4 has been overseen by a sub-committee of the WAPC and supported by a Technical Working Group comprising relevant government and industry stakeholders, and informed by technical acoustic analysis.

Making a submission

Submissions close at 5pm on Friday 15 December 2017.

If you would like to make a submission please provide your feedback using the online feedback form below or the submission form available for download above.

online feedback

Submissions can be lodged:

  • Online
  • by post to: SPP5.4 Review, Policy and Priority Initiatives, Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage, Locked Bag 2506, Perth WA 6001.

Late submissions will not be considered.

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