Swan Valley Planning Area - Development Application - Proposed Rural Home Business - Lot 87 (146) Dalgety Road, Middle Swan - 21-50917-1

Closed 6 May 2024

Opened 22 Apr 2024


The Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC) is seeking public comment on a proposal for  a Proposed Rural Home Business in the Swan Valley planning area. 

The change applies to Lot 87 (146) Dalgety Road, Middle Swan.

The proposal comprises of:

  • The establishment of 160m2 home business which will be located inside the existing shed on the property.
  • The home business will consist of a milling machine, lathe and general welding tools.
  • The business will service and repair a variety of local horticulture, farming and equestrian items.
  • A total of one (1) will be employed.
  • The business is intended to operate three (3) days per week. (Monday, Friday and Saturday) between the hours of 8am to 4pm. 


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Frequently asked questions

Why is this application being advertised by DPLH?

The Swan Valley Planning area is in the control of the Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC). Any development within this area requires a Development Application which is lodged with the DPLH on behalf of the WAPC.

Who is the applicant for this development and who is the owner of the site?

The applicant and owner for this application are the same:

S and H Grant. 

What is the value of the development?


What is the role of the City of Swan?

Because this land is under the control of the WAPC, the City of Swan is consulted as a stakeholder.

Has there been any community consultation on this project already?

No, this is the first time the community is being asked for feedback.

What are the elements of the development that I am able to influence?

As part of the consultation, the WAPC is seeking feedback from anyone who would like to provide comments.

What is the process for this development to be determined?

Following advertising, officers will assess the issues and prepare a report and recommendation that will be considered for a decision by the Swan Valley Planning Committee or its delegated Officer.



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