Find out everything you need to know about planning and development in City of Stirling. You can access planning schemes, codes, legislation, policies, forms and information sheets here.
Schemes, policies, codes and legislation
Here you can access the City of Stirling’s Local
Planning Scheme No 3 and Town Planning Scheme No 38. Information on legislation related to planning and
development is also provided here.
Fees, forms and information sheets
Here you can access fact sheets, application forms and information about fees related to planning and development of private land in the City of Stirling.
Development assessment panel applications
Find out about how to lodge a development assessment panel (DAP) application. Access to information about DAPS, forms, application process, timeframes, fees, and how make an appeal are provided here.
Environment and health
Find out about health and environment issues and requirements related to planning and development in the City of Stirling. Information on acid sulfate soils, asbestos, food premises, noise, pollution and sustainable building design is available here.
The City of Stirling has a number of heritage properties, many of which are in the protection areas of Inglewood, Mt Lawley and Menora. Find out the guidelines and assistance programs for redevelopment of heritage sites.
Road reserves and crossovers
Find out about the City of Stirling’s requirements for people who wish to do work in the road reserve, including crossovers, using verges for building development work, private connection to services and reinstatement of concrete footpaths. Information on crossover subsidies is also available here.
Subdivision and rezoning
This section provides information on subdivision of land and rezoning for both residential and commercial/industrial areas in the City of Stirling.
Swimming pools and spas
All pools and spas holding over 300m of water in the City of Stirling are required to have building approval and compliant safety barriers. Inflatable pools capable of holding over 300 mm of water also require approval and safety barriers. Find out more about safety guidelines and requirements. Information on pool removal is also available here.
A verge permit entitles you to use the City of Stirling’s verge for temporarily parking vehicles, storing materials, accessing private property from the road or locating a bulk bin. Find out more about verge permits and how to obtain one.
Businesses, commercial and industrial
Find out about City of Stirling policies and laws related to building or renovating commercial property, food premises, home based businesses, liquor licences and advertising signage.
This section provides information about residential properties. Find out about licence and approves for building or renovating, and what you need to know about trees on private properties.
The City of Stirling is continually improving our cityscape for the benefit, convenience and comfort of our residents and visitors. Find out about our current projects.
Local Area Planning
The Local Area Planning process examines a wide range of topics and issues relevant to a locality, and focuses on integrating social, environmental and economic initiatives into one plan that guides the future direction of the area.