Tasmanian planning reforms and current reviews

The Government is undertaking planning reforms to improve and build Tasmania’s planning system.

Phase 1 Planning Reforms involves the introduction of the new Tasmanian Planning Scheme, which is nearing completion.

Phase 2 Planning Reforms will deliver:

  1. the Tasmanian Planning Policies to provide a statewide vision and strategic framework for the planning system
  2. an improved regional land use planning framework providing improvements to processes for preparing, assessing, reviewing and consulting the community for the regional land use strategies
  3. comprehensive reviews of the three regional land use strategies.

Where can I find more information on the Phase 2 Planning Reforms?

New Tasmanian Planning System

New Tasmanian Planning System diagram
(PDF, 68.3 KB)

Review of the State Planning Provisions

The State Planning Provisions (SPPs) are due for their 5-yearly statutory review in 2022.

Current legislative reviews and community consultations

Planning legislation - current reviews

Current community consultations

Compliance with accessibility standards is a constant process which we regularly endeavour to improve. If you experience any issues accessing the information on this site, please contact us at Planning.unit@justice.tas.gov.au | (03) 6166 1429 and we will do our utmost to fix the issue or provide the content in an alternative format.