Public Comment - Proposed Telecommunications Tower - No. 940 (Lot 555) Ocean Beach Road, Ocean Beach

Published: Wednesday, 12 February 2020 at 6:00:00 AM

It is hereby notified for public information that the Shire has received an application for Development Approval for the purposes described hereunder:


Proposed Development:          TELECOMMUNICATIONS TOWER

Address:                                   NO. 940 (LOT 555) OCEAN BEACH ROAD, OCEAN BEACH

Shire Reference:                      2019/148; A5550    


Approval is being sought for the installation of a 50 metre high concrete monopole to be mounted with six (6) panel antennas and two (2) parabolic antennas, an equipment shelter and associated ancillary equipment to be contained within a 15m x 20m fenced compound.


The development is proposed on land Reserved for the purpose of “Public Use – Wind Energy Facility” under the Shire of Denmark Town Planning Scheme No.3 (TPS No.3). As part of the assessment process this development application is being advertised for public comment in accordance with Schedule 2, Part 8, Clause 64 of the Planning and Development (Local Planning Schemes) Regulations 2015.


Details of the proposed development are available for viewing at the Shire Offices, 953 South Coast Highway, Denmark, during business hours (9am – 4pm weekdays) or can be downloaded by clicking on the below links - 

DA 2019/148 - Plans

DA 2019/148 - Application Cover Letter

DA 2019/148 - Visual Impact Assessment

DA 2019/148 - Flora and Fauna Survey 


Comments on the proposal should be lodged with Planning Services, in writing (email is acceptable) on or before close of business on Friday 6 March 2020


Please note that any comments received may be referred to the applicant to provide them with an opportunity to address the issues raised in the first instance (NB: names and contact details are removed at this point in time).  Should the proposal be referred to Council for determination, all comments will be made publicly available at that time, which may include submitter details. 


This proposal is available for inspection in order to provide an opportunity for public comment as part of the Shire’s assessment process of the proposal. 


For further information please contact Planning Services on telephone 9848 0313 or email


David Schober

A/Chief Executive Officer

PO Box 183, Denmark WA 6333

Telephone: (08) 9848 0300 



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