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Welcome to the Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage

The department is responsible for planning and managing land and heritage for all Western Australians – now and into the future.

We undertake key activities relating to land use planning, the land supply chain, land administration and asset management, all aspects of heritage, and Aboriginal lands and heritage.

The department is a result of State Government reforms to encourage more collaboration and greater efficiencies within the public sector. It incorporates the former departments of Planning, Lands, State Heritage Office and the Aboriginal lands and heritage functions of the former Department of Aboriginal Affairs.

Please note the department's office at 151 Royal Street, East Perth has been relocated to 140 William Street, Perth.


Contact Us


Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage

Gordon Stephenson House

Level 2, 140 William St, Perth

Western Australia 6000

Tel: (08) 6551 8002


Opening hours: 8:30am to 5:00pm

Monday to Friday