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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.

 

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Howards Springs Rural Activity Centre Area Plan

The Northern Territory Planning Commission is now starting Stage 2 of the Area Planning process for the Howard Springs Rural Activity Centre.

The Commission is taking draft options for the Howard Springs Rural Activity Centre Area Plan to the community this month.

The options and draft planning principles for the Area Plan have been developed after feedback from the community in late 2016 and involvement of Litchfield Council and a community advisory group.

Find out more about the Howards Springs Rural Activity Centre Area Plan

Expression Of Interest - Chairperson and Members

The Minister for Infrastructure, Planning and Logistics recently invited expressions of interest from suitably qualified members of the community for appointment to the NT Planning Commission.

Expressions of interest closed on Monday 20 February 2017 and are currently being considered.  

Find out more about the positions and Expressions of Interest requirements