A phased approach to transitioning to the new planning system.
The new planning system will be implemented in three phases across South Australia. By July 2020, the Development Act 1993 will be replaced by the new Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016.
On 1 July 2019, Phase One of the PDI Act became operational in outback areas
A phased implementation approach helps us to progressively introduce the new system while supporting a smooth transition for councils, practitioners and the community. Underpinning each phase is conversion and retirement of council Development Plans to the Planning and Design Code.
Before each phase is delivered, you can have your say on the proposed changes.