2005 Planning Scheme

The 2005 Planning Scheme guides the way land, buildings and structures are used and developed in the planning scheme area. This planning scheme took effect on 17 October, 2005, and has had six amendments since its adoption. The current version is the 2005 Planning Scheme - Reprint 6, effective as at 19 June 2009.

Council has completed compiling a new draft plan, which when it commences will replace the current plan. To access the draft Livingstone Planning Scheme online during the public consultation (16 November 2016 – 16 January 2017) go to

See below and left for links to all available documents relating to the 2005 Planning Scheme.

Cover, Certification and Table of Contents
Part 1 - Introduction
Part 2 - Shire Wide Outcomes
Part 3 - Development Assessment Categories and Provision for Zones and Special Management Areas
Part 4 - Development Assessment Provisions for a Stated Purpose or Stated Type
Part 5 - Infrastructure Planning and Funding