Scarborough Beach Road previously had a Metropolitan Region Scheme reservation over it for the planned road widening, however this has been amended with a Planning Control Area put in place. This new scheme has the same legal import as a reservation and allows an affected owner the right to compensation under the Planning and Development Act.
In the West Australian on 25 October 2012 Chief Justice Wayne Martin likened Australia’s legal system to a Rolls Royce, arguing it was accessible to big business, the very wealthy and a small group who could obtain legal aid.
In regards to the Planning & Development Act, when government first indicates interest in privately owned land for a public requirement, a Planning Control Area (PCA) should immediately be declared over that land.
The Government, through its agency the Western Australian Planning Commission (WAPC), wish to reserve land for parks and recreation etc, but have limited funds to compensate or acquire land. Owners understand that their land is required for the common good but want to be fairly compensated.
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