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The Northern Territory Planning Commission

The Northern Territory Planning Commission is an independent statutory authority.

It sets the strategic framework for integrated land use, transport and infrastructure planning, working to deliver more sustainable and cost-effective outcomes for the community that reflect environmental and heritage values.

The Commission consults with the community to develop strategic plans and policies for inclusion in the Planning Scheme and advises on significant development proposals.


Current projects

 

Holtze to Elizabeth River Subregional Land Use Plan

Following two stages of consultation by the Planning Commission, the Minister for Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics is considering amending the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to include the Holtze to Elizabeth River Subregional Land Use Plan.

Consultation on the proposed Planning Scheme Amendment was open from 18 March to  15 April 2022.

Find out more about the Planning Commission's work to develop the draft plan on the  Holtze to Elizabeth River Subregional Land Use Plan project page.


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Planning for Gunn Point Peninsula

The NT Planning Commission is pleased to advise that the Minister for Infrastructure Planning and Logistics has amended the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to omit and replace the Litchfield Subregional Land Use Plan, brining into effect the updates to the Subregional Plan relating to Gunn Point Peninsula.

The updated Litchfield Subregional Land Use Plan may be viewed at nt.gov.au

Find out more about the project on the  Planning for Gunn Point Peninsula project.


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Designing Better

Designing Better is an NT Planning Commission and Northern Territory Government initiative that seeks to enable and promote quality and well-designed apartments and mixed use developments which:

  • Respond to the Territory’s climate;
  • Embrace innovation in their design; and, most importantly
  • Make vibrant and liveable spaces for Territorians.

Find out more about the Designing Better project.