Skip to Main Content

   State Planning Policy 6.3 Ningaloo Coast  (410.98 KB)

The Ningaloo coast statement of planning policy 6.3 applies to all land within the Ningaloo coast policy area.

The four key objectives of the policy are:

  • Provide state agencies, local government, community and proponents with clear guidance regarding acceptable and sustainable development on the Ningaloo coast.
  • Maintain the Ningaloo coast as an all-seasons recreation and nature-based tourism destination and limit growth with managed staged development, to ensure that the community continues to enjoy a remote and natural experience.
  • Preserve and protect the natural environment and enhance and rehabilitate degraded areas within the environment.
  • Consolidate future residential, commercial, higher-impact tourism and industrial development in the towns of Carnarvon and Exmouth and provide strategic directions for their future growth.

Related Policies