The Town has prepared a Draft Local Planning Strategy (LPS) to provide strategic direction for future town planning and development, and review of the Town of Cambridge Town Planning Scheme No. 1.
The LPS considers a diverse range of issues including housing and demographics, transport and infrastructure, commercial activity and employment, tourism, community facilities and the natural environment. The LPS seeks to address the Town's requirement to develop options to meet housing targets under the State Government's Directions 2031, Perth and Peel @ 3.5 Million and the Central Sub-regional Planning Framework.
Following the preliminary engagement in August - September 2018, at the Ordinary Council Meeting held on 18 December 2018, Council resolved to adopt the LPS, subject to modifications and following the completion of the modifications, submit the LPS to the Western Australian Planning Commission for certification.
Upon receipt of the feedback, a report will be submitted to Council regarding the formal advertising of the LPS.