Regional land use strategies

Regional Land Use Strategies set out the long term planning goals for the three Tasmanian regions (North West, Northern, and Southern regions). For example, a Regional Land Use Strategy may indicate how much land should be made available for industrial development in the region.

Planning schemes must be consistent with the relevant Regional Land Use Strategy.

Regional Land Use Strategies can be amended but it is the Minister’s responsibility to keep the three strategies under regular review.

Tasmanian regions

The Minister for Planning and Local Government has declared regional strategies for the following three regions: