Policies

Policies have been developed to ensure land use planning and development in the Development Control Area (DCA) protects and enhances the ecological health, community benefit, amenity and heritage value of the Swan Canning river system.

The policies also explain what information will be considered when assessing an application.

The below list of policies and guidelines will open on the Parks and Wildlife website.

Policies

Planning for Land Use, Development and Permitting Affecting the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 42)

Planning for Marinas, Yacht Clubs and Aquatic Clubs in the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 43)

Planning for Jetties in the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 44)

Planning for Miscellaneous Structures and Facilities in the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 45)

Planning for Commercial Operations in the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 46) 

Planning for Dredging in the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 47)

Planning for Development Setback Requirements Affecting the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 48)

Planning for Stormwater Management Affecting the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 49) 

Planning for Dewatering Affecting the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 50)

Planning for Wastewater Management Affecting the Swan Canning Development Control Area (Policy 51)

Guidelines

SRT/A1 - Variation or Extension of Approval Applying Section 84248.32 KB

SRT/A2 - Scientific Studies - Applying Regulation 16c47.59 KB

Swan River Trust Guideline SRT/A3 Pesticide use within the Swan Canning Riverpark62.63 KB