Further Information

Information Sheets



CoastAdapt includes extensive information for the community and coastal mangers  to support adaptation to coastal climate change and sea-level rise. This website that was developed by the National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF), includes an online coastal climate risk management framework with information sheets, case studies, hazard mapping and discussion forums.

Local Governments and Partnerships

The following Local Governments and Partnerships have been taking a leading role in preparing for climate change:

Policy documents of relevance to Western Australia

Viewable at https://www.dplh.wa.gov.au/coastal-planning :

  • WA State Planning Policy SPP2.6 State Coastal Planning Policy
  • WA State Planning Policy SPP2.6 State Coastal Planning Guidelines
  • Coastal Hazard Risk Management and Adaptation Planning Guidelines
  • Sea Level Change in Western Australia: application to coastal planning