Assessments & hearings


Assessment Type:
Local Provisions Schedules (S.35)
Burnie City Council
Assessment of Burnie draft Local Provisions Schedule (LPS)
Current Status:
In progress

Current Status
In a decision by the delegates, dated 11 May 2020, the Commission directed the planning authority to modify the draft LPS.

To view the delegates decision, select the Decisions tab above. More information on the assessment process is available on the Tasmanian Planning Commission website.


A hearing was held on Tuesday, 17 March 2020 and Wednesday 18 March 2020.

On 8 May 2019, Burnie City Council submitted the Burnie draft LPS to the Commission. The Commission considered the draft LPS against the LPS criteria.


On 24 July 2019, the Tasmanian Planning Commission and Burnie City Council held a non-statutory post lodgement conference. The conference discussed the matters set out in the post lodgement conference agenda available below.

On 16 October 2019, the Tasmanian Planning Commission directed the Burnie planning authority to publicly exhibit the draft LPS.

The draft LPS was on public exhibition from Monday 21 October 2019 until Friday 20 December 2019. 10 representations were received. Brighton Council has provided its report on the representations received.

24/07/2019 LPS Post Lodgement Conference (non-statutory)

29/01/2020 s35F report received by the Commission from the Planning Authority
10 representations received.