Community Consultation

Talison Lithium Australia Pty Ltd – Proposed Construction of 132kV Power Line

The Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes has received a development application from Talison Lithium Australia Pty. Ltd. for the proposed construction of a 132 kV overhead power line for the purpose of upgrading the existing power supply to the Greenbushes Lithium Operation and to support the planned mine expansion.

Talison Lithium Australia Pty Ltd has provided a Visual Impact Assessment (VIA) for the proposed works to enable the Shire and the Community to evaluate any visual impacts on the land and view scapes.
A copy of the VIA is available here, at the Shire Library during normal operating hours or by contacting the Shire via email BTNSHIRE@bridgetown.wa.gov.au for a hard copy.

Should you wish to make comment on this proposal please submit your written submission to the Shire via the email address referenced above no later than 4.00pm Wednesday 23 March 2022.

Posted: 23 February 2022


Proposed Amendments to Local Planning Policy - Plantation Applications

At the Ordinary Meeting of Council held on 16 December 2021, Council resolved to adopt amendments to its existing Local Planning Policy – ‘Plantation Applications’ for the purpose of public advertisement in accordance with Schedule 2 Part 2 Clause 4 (1) of the Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015.  

The policy sets out the minimum standards and requirements for applications to establish plantations under the Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes Town Planning Schemes.  Also set out are the standard conditions that will be considered by Council in their assessment of plantation applications

A copy of the Local Planning Policy showing the proposed amendments is available for public inspection at the Shire Library during normal operating hours or here.

Should you wish to make a written submission please write to the Chief Executive Officer, Shire of Bridgetown-Greenbushes, PO Box 271, Bridgetown WA 6255, or via btnshire@bridgetown.wa.gov.au on or before Wednesday 23 March 2022.

Should you have any queries regarding this matter please contact Clare Bonnie, Senior Planner on 9761 0800 or via email cbonnie@bridgetown.wa.gov.au.

Posted: 22 February 2022


Closed Consultations

The following consultations have now closed:

Pest Plants Repeal Local Law

  • Consultation period closed 5 January 2022

Proposed Local Planning Policy - Exemptions from Development Approval

  • Consultation period closed 29 November 2021

Proposed Amendments to Operating Life and Conditions of Use of the Talison Lithium Transient Workers Accommodation Camp

  • Consultation period closed 3 August 2021

Community Scorecard

  • Consultation period closed 25 September 2020
  • To view the MARKYT Community Scorecard report, click here

Statutory Review of Local Laws

  • Consultation period closed 25 September 2020

Steere Street, Stewart Street and Civic Lane 

  • Consultation period closed 22 January 2021

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