On the 19 October 2013, the Circular Head Interim Planning Scheme 2013 was declared. This replaced the Circular Head s.46 Planning Scheme No. 1, 1995.
The Circular Head Interim Planning Scheme 2013 has allocated land into 17 different zones in compliance with the State Planning Directive (no 1).
Please use the following form when submitting an application to Council.
The land use zone assigns the purpose for which land is to be put. From this purpose there will be use classes for which the use may be permitted, permitted with permit or discretionary. A permit application may also become discretionary if it relies on a performance criteria in one of the development standards or codes.
Bushfire Prone Area Code
For information on Bushfire Hazard Practitioners please see the Tasmanian Fire Service Website
On this page there is a link to the most up to date list of accredited Bushfire Hazard Practitioners.
For more information on building standards in bushfire prone areas please see
Interim Planning Scheme
All nine Cradle Coast Councils have committed to provide contemporary and consistent planning schemes to the Tasmanian Government as part of state-wide reforms to planning processes.
For more information on this process please see www.circularhead.tas.gov.au/ips for more information.
Land Stability and Landslip
The following link and information may assist landowners having to deal with land stability and landslip on their property or as part of the planning or development application process.