Apart from applications for review (appeals) at the State Administrative Tribunal, Altus Planning also offers the following town planning services:

Subdivision Applications

  • Preparation and lodgement of small to medium-scale subdivision applications (2 to 10 lots) with the Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC), including infill subdivisions and with a specialty focus on rural living areas within the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale
  • Project management service to assist with obtaining the necessary clearances following conditional approval

Development Applications

  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Recreational
  • Change of use applications, including residential buildings (Airbnb), restaurants, small bars, consulting rooms, offices, retail and fitness studios/gymnasiums
  • Justification submissions to accompany any proposal requiring planning approval
  • Development/R-Code¬†assessments

Project history includes:

  • Splash City Perth popup waterpark and family fun park, Burswood
  • Dry Snow Sports WA facility, Waroona
  • Golden Choice Fresh Market, Subiaco
  • Fuel Station addition to the Billabong Homestead Hotel Motel, Meadow
  • HopsScotch Garden/Reception Centre & Restaurant, Karragullen
  • 17 Multiple Dwellings, Rivervale
  • Various extractive industries in Cardup, Roelands and Upper Swan

Rezonings / Scheme Amendments

  • Land Rezonings (Metropolitan Region Scheme and Local Planning Schemes)
  • Amendments to Subdivision Guide Plans / Structure Plans
  • Additional Uses

Project history includes:

  • Amendment to an existing Outline Development Plan in order to enable redevelopment for approximately 60 multiple dwellings, Canning Vale

Structure Planning

  • Local Development Plans
  • Structure Plans

Project history includes:

  • 126 lot residential Structure Plan, Wellard
  • 13 lot residential Local Development Plan, Beckenham


  • Submissions on advertised¬†planning proposals for third parties (e.g. neighbouring properties)
  • Submissions on proposed local government or other agency planning documents (e.g. schemes, policies, guidelines)

Due Diligence

  • Investigative reports on subdivision and/or development potential