The State Planning Commission has prepared a draft "Rural Land Use Planning Policy" which aims to provide an effective framework for planning in rural areas. The Policy proposes that local authorities currently experiencing land use conflicts or pressure for development and subdivision, prepare a Local Rural Strategy prior to the Commission considering any major development proposals.
Land use, Land capability for agriculture
Oma, R. (1988), The role of building surveyors in rural land use planning. Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia, Perth. Report.