Advertised Development Applications

Overview of Launceston's CBD 

View all current development applications in the Launceston municipality here.  

Our Planning officers are available for discussion in our Customer Service Centre, 10am to 5pm weekdays.

Notice of application for Planning Scheme Amendment

Section 38 of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993.

Ref: SF6960 - Amendment 57

Amendment 57 proposes the following:

  1. To change the zoning from Recreation to Inner Residential at 1A George Town Road, Newnham (137221/2).

Documents can be inspected at our Customer Service Centre, Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5.00pm here(PDF, 36MB) until Wednesday 4 December 2019. 

Written representations to the General Manager may be made during this time for the planning amendment to PO Box 396, LAUNCESTON TAS 7250 or by email to The full content of your submission may be included in the report (available for public access) if the application is presented at a Council meeting for consideration. It is therefore the responsibility of the author of the submission to ensure that what is written is factual, fair and reasonable and not defamatory against any person.

Please provide phone and/or email contact details with representations. For further information please call 03 6323 3000.

Michael Stretton



Notice of Amendment 

Launceston Interim Planning Scheme 2015 - Amendment 45.

Notice is given under Section 41(ab) and 42 of the former provisions of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 that the Tasmanian Planning Commission has granted its approval to Amendment 45 to the Launceston Interim Planning Scheme 2015. Amendment 45 - Insert Bushfire-Prone Areas Overlay maps, as made applicable by the Bushfire-Prone Areas Code E1.0. This amendment came into operation on the 13 August 2019.

Michael Stretton