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Planning Resources: Planning WA

ECU Library Subject Guide to finding resources in town planning, urban planning and regional planning

From the WA Planning Commission

Government of Western Australia: Department of Planning

The following papers provide an overview of the WA Planning system

The following provide an overview of the legislative framework to all planning and development:

Government Departments

Other Planning Resources

Thompson, S.& Maginn, P. J. (Eds.). (2012). Planning Australia: An overview of urban and regional planning. (2nd ed.). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. (print version)

Thompson, S.& Maginn, P. J. (Eds.). (2012). Planning Australia: An overview of urban and regional planning. (2nd ed.). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press  (ebook version)

 

McLeod, D. (Ed.) (2012). Planning & development WA. Adelaide, Australia: Presidian Legal Publications. Retrieved from http://www.presidian.com.au.ezproxy.ecu.edu.au/pdwa/

 

The Subject Guide to Law and Justice lists relevant resources including legal commentary, cases, legislation and journal articles.

 

Legislation

 

 

Other resources for law commentary and journal articles

useful links

Other Organisations

Sustainable Population Australia

Independent not-for-profit organisation seeking to protect quality of life in Australia.

Grattan Institute

Independent, rigorous and practical solutions to Australia's most pressing problems. 

Publications include: 2012 report on Social cities, to increase opportunities and make cities a better place to live and connect with people.

 

Planning Institute of Australia

Is the national body representing planning and the planning profession. Through education, communication and professional development, PIA is the pivotal organisation serving and guiding thousands of planning professionals in their role of creating better communities.

Databases and E-books