A NEW Planning Act for Queensland

May 25, 2015

The Queensland government has announced its intent to progress with a new planning legislation – The Planning Act – that will be introduced to Parliament by October 2015. The new legislation, which will be referred to as, The Planning Act.

To support the announcement, the department has released a Directions Paper, Better Planning for Queensland: Next Steps in Planning Reform. The paper outlines the commitment to create a system that is fair, open, transparent that enables responsible development and delivers prosperity, sustainability and liveability for now and into the future (please click here to download).

Over the coming months the department will release a detailed timetable of events and discussions in which you will be invited to participate and contribute to the new planning bill.

If you have any questions, please email bestplaninng@dilgp.qld.gov.au.

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