Declaration of amended Northern Tasmania Regional Land Use Strategy

The Minister, after consulting with the Tasmanian Planning Commission, the relevant planning authorities, and the relevant State Service Agencies in accordance with section 5A(4) of the Land Use Planning and Approvals Act 1993, has declared an amended Northern Tasmania Regional Land Use Strategy.

Notice of the Minister’s declaration was given in the Gazette on 27 June 2018. The amended Strategy came into effect on 27 June 2018.

The amendments to the previously declared Regional Land Use Strategy of Northern Tasmania include:

  • general review of the strategy in recognition of more recent government policies and legislative changes, such as the latest Tasmanian planning reforms, and to better align with the key strategic land use planning outcomes for the Northern region;
  • incorporation of relevant parts of the Greater Launceston Plan;
  • minor adjustments to the Regional Settlement hierarchy and Activity Centre Network; and
  • general review of introductory and commentary sections of the strategy and review of drafting style for the Goals, Strategies, Policies and Actions.

Download the declared Northern Tasmania Regional Land Use Strategy (pdf, 9.6 MB)