State Planning Policy 2.5: rural planning (SPP 2.5) is the basis for planning and decision-making for rural and rural living land across Western Australia.
This version of SPP 2.5 has introduced policy direction for animal premises such as poultry farms, abattoirs and piggeries. SPP 2.5 also revokes State Planning Policy 4.3: Poultry Farm Policy. State Planning Policy 2.4: Planning for Basic Raw Materials (2021) supersedes SPP 2.4 Basic Raw Materials (2000) and the provisions relating to basic raw materials outside the Perth and Peel regions within State Planning Policy 2.5 – rural planning.
Other changes to SPP 2.5 include:
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