Application for Development Approval - Proposed Wheat Milling Plant, Coonabidgee

Published on Thursday, 16 March 2023 at 9:36:20 AM

The Shire of Gingin has received an application for the construction of a Wheat Milling Plant at Lot 42 Hoy Road, Coonabidgee. 

Local Planning Scheme No. 9 (LPS No. 9) provides a basis for the control of development / land use throughout the Shire of Gingin. When a development may impact on the amenity of adjoining property owners, comments may be sought by the Shire from those potentially impacted.

Following consultation, Shire officers will undertake an assessment against the ‘objectives’ of the ‘Rural Industry’ zone prior to determining the application.

With respect to the abovementioned application for development approval, the following information is provided:

  • The application proposes to operate Monday to Friday from 7am to 6pm and 7am to 2pm on Saturday;
  • Have a maximum of 3 employees in addition to the owner;
  • Produce up to 4 tonnes of wholemeal flour per day; and
  • To operate one forklift and auger loading system.


Plans and documents setting out the proposal plus a stakeholder comment form are available at the links below:

Development Application for Wholemeal Wheat Milling Plan - Altus Planning

Bushfire Management Plan - Bushfire West

Stakeholder Comment Form

Submissions in relation to this proposal should be made in writing and directed to the Chief Executive Officer either by post to Shire of Gingin, PO Box 510, Gingin, WA, 6503 or email to by 4.00pm on Friday 24 March 2023.

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