Contact us

How can we help you? Phone, email or visit the Department.

Welcome to the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage.  To contact us, please complete the below enquiry form or browse below for contact details relevant to your enquiry.

The below form will be processed and referred to a relevant staff member who will respond to your query. Please note: any content submitted that is inappropriate or abusive will not be responded to.

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Visit our Perth Offices

The Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage and the Western Australian Planning Commission are located at:
Gordon Stephenson House, 140 William Street, Perth, Western Australia.

State Heritage (including Aboriginal Heritage) is located at:
Bairds Building, Level 2, 491 Wellington Street, Perth WA

General enquiries

Phone us for general enquiries

Please call our office between 8:30am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.

Tel: (08) 6551 8002

Email us

You can contact us by email at your convenience. Please refer to the list below to find the appropriate email address for your query.

General enquiries can be made via the above contact form.  A feedback and complaints form is also available.

Electronic referrals responses by agencies:

Electronic MRS Development Applications by Local Government:

Postal address

Locked Bag 2506
Perth  WA  6001

Regional offices

178 Stirling Terrace
PO Box 1108
Albany WA 6331
Tel: (08) 9892 7333
Albany - Aboriginal Heritage
121 Aberdeen Street
Albany WA 6331
Tel: (08) 9845 7370
1 Short Street 
Broome WA  6725
Tel: (08) 9194 3400
Sixth Floor Bunbury Tower
61 Victoria Street
Bunbury WA 6230
Tel: (08) 9791 0577
45 Cathedral Ave
Geraldton WA  6530
Aboriginal Land Tel: (08) 9920 6904
Aboriginal Heritage Tel: (08) 9920 9606
32 Brockman Street
​Kalgoorlie WA 6430
Aboriginal Heritage Tel: (08) 9080 5555
Messmate Building
Kununurra WA 6743
Tel: (08) 9166 7802
Unit 2b,
11-13 Pinjarra Road
Mandurah WA 6210
Tel: (08) 9586 4680
South Hedland
Suite 2 First Floor
5517 Brand Street
South Hedland WA 6722
Tel: (08) 9160 2251
Media enquiries

We welcome queries from all media outlets. Please direct your query to:

or phone (08) 6551 9038 (will forward to mobile after hours)

For media-related matters only. General queries cannot be responded to through this line.

Aboriginal Heritage contacts

Registrar of Aboriginal Sites

The Registrar of Aboriginal Sites is appointed under the Aboriginal Heritage Act 1972 (Act) to administer the day to day operations of the Aboriginal Cultural Material Committee and also to perform other functions as allocated to the Registrar under the Act.

Australia: (08) 6551 8000
International: +61 8 6551 8000

Postal address:
The Registrar
Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage
Locked Bag 2506

South West Settlement Heritage

Email: South West Settlement Heritage
Ph: (08) 6551 8070

South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council (SWALSC)

Senior Legal Officer
Email: SWALSC Senior Legal Officer
Ph: (08) 9358 7400

Freedom of information

See the Freedom of information page for details on how to apply for access to information.

WAPC tenants

Emergency after hours phone number

0428 940 253 

For tenant emergency matters only. General queries cannot be responded to or redirected through this line.

ABN information

Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage: 68 565 723 484

WAPC: 35 482 341 493

Aboriginal Affairs Planning Authority: 82 047 653 811

Heritage Council of WA: 16 868 556 261

Page last reviewed 5 September 2019
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