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View all current development applications in the Launceston municipality here.  
Notice of current applications for planning scheme amendments are detailed below.

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Reference: SF6607 - Amendment 37 (Re-advertised)
Documents can be inspected at our Customer Service Centre, Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5pm or here(PDF, 2MB) until Monday 16 October 2017. 

Amendment 37 proposes the following:

  1. To insert the Resource Development use class (if for controlled environmental agriculture (crop raising)) as a permitted use in Table 24.2 of the Light Industrial Zone and Table 25.2 of the General Industrial Zone of the Launceston Interim Planning Scheme 2015; and
  2. To insert Controlled Environmental Agriculture as a sub-use class under Resource Development in Table E6.1 of the Parking and Sustainable Transport Code with the text requirement for 1 car parking space per employee and no requirement for bicycle parking.


Reference: DA0198/2017/Amendment 38
Documents can be inspected at our Customer Service Centre, Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5pm or here(PDF, 8MB) until Monday 16 October 2017.

Amendment 38 proposes the following:

  1. Rezoning part of the land at 42-50 McKellar Road, Newstead, from the Community Purpose Zone to the General Residential Zone; and
  2. In accordance with section 43A of Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993 the Council has also determined to approve a planning permit for Development Application DA0198/2017 for the residential subdivision of the subject site at 42-50 McKellar Road, Newstead into 14 lots, plus road and consolidation of balance with 65 Amy Road.

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.

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