Amendments to the NT Planning Scheme 2020
This page lists changes that have been made to the Northern Territory Planning Scheme (NTPS) 2020.
The reasons for decisions are included in the documentation that amends the scheme.
Read more about how to amend the NT Planning Scheme.
Find planning scheme amendment proposals that are currently on exhibition on the Development Applications Online website.
List of amendments
Amendments to the scheme are listed below.
|Amendment number and document||File reference||Description||Publisher||Publication date|
|Amendment 13||PA2021/0045||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 by rezoning Lots 15285-15332 Town of Palmerston from Zone FD (Future Development) to Zone LR (Low Density Residential), LMR (Low-Medium Density Residential) and PS (Public Open Space) (Zuccoli Aspire Stage 6A).||nt.gov.au/planning||16/04/2021|
|Amendment 12||PA2021/0029||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 by rezoning lot 15251 Town of Palmerston from Zone FD (Future Development) to Zone CP (Community Purpose).||nt.gov.au/planning||19/03/2021|
|Amendment 11||PA2021/0027||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 by rezoning lots 1257,1258 & 1259 Town of Nightcliff (1 Brooks Place, 37 Rapid Creek Road & 14 Aldridge Place, Millner) from Zone LR (Low Density Residential) to Zone LMR (Low-Medium Density Residential), and apply Overlay 3.11 RCFR (Rapid Creek Flood Response).||nt.gov.au/planning||26/02/2021|
|Amendment 10||PA2020/0349||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to include the Central Palmerston Area Plan in Part Two – Strategic Framework, and consequential changes to ‘Palmerston Eastern Suburbs Planning Principles and Area Plan’.||nt.gov.au/planning||16/04/2021|
|Amendment 9||PA2020/0438||Amends the NT Planning Scheme by rezoning Part Section 7349 Hundred of Bagot (Makagon rd, Berrimah) from Zone FD (Future Development) to Zone LMR (Low-Medium Density Residential).||nt.gov.au/planning||05/02/2021|
|Amendment 7||PA2020/0375||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to correct minor drafting errors.||NT News||27/11/2020|
|Amendment 6||PA2020/0394||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to alter Schedule 3 (Exceptions) to allow for the temporary use of Lot 9200 Town of Nightcliff for the purpose of a shop until 21 October 2022.||NT News||30/10/2020|
|Amendment 5||PA2020/044||Amends the NT Planning Scheme to introduce new overlay 3.11 (RCFR – Rapid Creek Flood Response).||nt.gov.au/planning||29/01/2021|
|Amendment 4||PA2020/0259||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to rezone part NT Portion 1646 Townsite of Ngukurr from Zone PS (Public Open Space) and Zone CP (Community Purposes) to Zone C (Commercial) and change the Ngukurr Area Plan to reflect this rezoning.||NT News||30/10/2020|
|Amendment 3||PA2020/0323||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 for minor alterations to strategic Land Use Plans.||NT News||30/10/2020|
|Amendment 2||PA2019/0341||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to allow fully compliant dwellings defined ‘dwelling – group’ or ‘dwelling – multiple’ to be developed without consent in major remote towns.||NT News||16/10/2020|
|Amendment 1||PA2020/0252||Amends the NT Planning Scheme 2020 to correct minor drafting errors.||NT News||02/10/2020|
|PA2020/0031||PA2020/0031||Repeals the entire NT Planning Scheme and substitutes it with the NT Planning Scheme 2020.||NT News||31/07/2020|
Previous planning schemes
To read the planning rules before the introduction of the NTPS 2020, read about the previous scheme.
Last updated: 16 April 2021
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