The local detailed plan regulates the purposes for which an area can be used, where you can build, and how much you can build. The provisions also apply to the height of buildings, the width of the streets and other factors affecting the structure and the urban landscape of the area.
The detailed plan creates the conditions for a healthy, safe and attractive living environment, access to services and the organisation of transport. Special features of the built or natural environment can be prot…ected with the detailed plan.
Planning services include preparation of detailed plans and plan alterations, as well as decisions to deviate from the existing plans.