Open for comment: Public Open Space Contributions Policy and Strategy

Published on Thursday, 30 November 2023 at 9:41:43 AM

Public Open Space Contributions Policy and Strategy


The City of Nedlands is seeking comment on a Public Open Space Contributions Policy, standalone Strategy, and amendments to the Local Planning Scheme.

The Strategy and Scheme amendments investigate the need for public open space contributions during subdivisions.

The Policy sets out a 7% cash-in-lieu POS contribution on the subdivision of 3 lots or more.


These documents will be open for public comment until COB 17 January 2024.

An opportunity to talk to a planner after hours is available on 4 December from 5pm to 6pm and RSVP is recommended.

To RSVP and see all details of the proposal, please visit

Copies can also be viewed at the City's Administration Building located at 71 Stirling Highway, Nedlands, WA 6009.

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