Planning and Design Code Variations (PDI Act 2016)

Dataset Number2544
Dataset TitlePlanning and Design Code Variations (PDI Act 2016)
CustodianData Authority: Department for Trade and Investment
Data Provider: Department for Trade and Investment


DescriptionThe Planning and Design Code (P&D Code) Variations are areas within a zone where there is necessary and appropriate local variations to technical or numeric requirements of the Code's parameters, or recognise unique character attributes in the P&D Code under the Planning, Development and Infrastructure Act 2016 (PDI Act 2016). P&D Code Variations represent the spatial boundaries that provide additional guidance for development on 'what' can happen in an area.
UsageThe P&D Code Variations are used to determine the additional local variations to technical or numeric requirements that apply to a development at a given location. The policies in the 'parent' zone will still apply except where varied through the application of any additional policies introduced by the variations, provided it does not conflict with the Desired Outcome(s) of the zone.

Data Quality

LineageThis dataset is a combination of all 26 P&D Code Variations. Refer to individual variations LMS records for details.
CompletenessComplete for South Australia, including coastal waters.
Positional AccuracyRefer to LMS records for each P&D Code Variation for positional accuracy.

Geographic Extent

Extent NameSouth Australia
Min Easting or Longitude129
Min Northing or Latitude-38.25
Max Easting or Longitude141
Max Northing or Latitude-26

Dataset Status

Initially Acquired2019
Last UpdatedCURRENT
Update FrequencyMonthly
Maintenance MethodRefer to individual variation metadata records for details.
AusGOALCC BY (Attribution)


TableNameField AliasData TypeDescription
Primary TableID textUnique variation identifier
Primary TableNAME textVariation name
Primary TableDESCRIPTION textVariation description
Primary TableVALUE textValue of the Variation feature
Primary TableSTARTDATE DateGazette date the amendment became operational
Primary TableENDDATE DateFinal date in operation
Primary TableDELIVERYDATE DateDate the data was delivered

Contact Information

OrganisationDepartment for Trade and Investment
Planning and Land Use Services
Postal Address101 Grenfell Street