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The emerging development area of Cockburn Central North is situated within the City’s largest activity centre and is located to the north of the City’s new Cockburn Aquatic and Recreation Centre (Cockburn ARC). The precinct has strong connections to local services and regional transport routes - bound by North Lake Road, Verna Court, Semple Court and is adjacent to the Kwinana Freeway.
The Cockburn Central North (Muriel Court) Structure Plan provides planning guidance for the precinct and proposes:
The Structure Plan, design guidelines, key informing documents including infrastructure strategies to inform subdivision and development proposals can be accessed below under 'Related Documents'. Local Planning Policy 4.2 - Design Guidelines is available on the Local Planning Policies page.
Applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the City's Strategic Planning team to discuss any proposal at the earliest time possible.
Development Contribution Area No 11 applies to most of the subject area. The City-wide Development Contribution Area No 13 also applies to residential developments. Please refer to the development contributions page for further details.
The City's Strategic Planning Department should be contacted to discuss the development contribution obligations for lots/dwellings in this area.
Visit the Structure Plans page to view the the Cockburn Central North (Muriel Court) Structure Plan.
Please contact the City's Strategic Planning Department on 08 9411 3444 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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