City of Karratha

Local Structure Plans

The purpose of a Structure Plan is to identify the pattern of development in an Urban or Industrial Development zone by specifying matters such as the location of roads, zonings, residential densities and public reserves.

Structure Plans are to be prepared, processed and advertised for public comment in accordance with the Planning and Development (Local planning Schemes) Regulations 2015 and require the approval of the Western Australian Planning Commission.

Plans of subdivisions and future development are required to be prepared having given due regard to approved Structure Plans.

Copies of the City’s approved Structure Plans are set out below: