Assessments & hearings


Assessment Type:
State Planning Provisions (S.25)
Minister for Planning
Assessment of representations received on the Tasmanian Planning Scheme - draft State Planning Provisions (SPPs)
Current Status:

Current status
The Commission has completed its consideration of the draft SPPs and provided its report to the Minister, as required under the Act, and within the timeframe set by the Minister.

To view the report, select the Decisions tab above.

Under the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993, the Minister for Planning approved the draft State Planning Provisions (SPPs) for public exhibition on 9 March 2016.

The Commission exhibited the draft SPPs for a 60 day period between 12 March and 18 May 2016, during which representations were invited. 294 representations were received and a further nine late representations were accepted.

After considering the representations, the Commission decided to hold hearings under section 24(c) of the Act. Hearings were held in in Burnie, Launceston and Hobart, with a total of 25 days scheduled between July and October 2016.

The representations received are available below.

More information on the assessment process is available on the Tasmanian Planning Commission website.

09/03/2016 s35F report received by the Commission from the Planning Authority