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Planning Scheme

Planning Scheme 2017 V1.4

A planning scheme is a legal document prepared by a local council to regulate the use and development of land. 

ADMINISTRATIVE AMENDMENT 4 OF 2017

On 16 December 2020, Council resolved to adopt Administrative Amendment 4 into the South Burnett Regional Council 2017. These amendments are reflected in the South Burnett Regional Council 2017 – Version 1.4 and commenced on 4 January 2021.

The purpose and general effect of the amendment is to amend, formatting, grammatical, spelling and mapping errors and corrects cross-references to planning scheme.

A full list of amendments made under the Administrative Amendment 4 is available here.

A consolidated version of the South Burnett Regional Council 2017 (Version 1.4), including the administrative amendment can be viewed online here.

PLANNING SCHEME AMENDMENT V2.0 (MAJOR AMENDMENT)

Council resolved to make a major amendment to its current planning scheme on 24 February 2021. Further by resolution at Council’s General Meeting on 20 July 2022 Council endorsed the proposed major amendment which has been prepared and submitted to the State Government for State Interest check under the Minister’s Guidelines and Rules. 

The amendment package is deemed to be a “major” amendment to the planning scheme requiring a formal State Interest review and public consultation prior to adoption by Council. 

The proposed amendment is not currently open for formal public consultation, however to keep up to date with the progress of the planning scheme amendment please check Council’s website for updates. 

Council will proceed to public consultation after the conclusion of the state interest review stage, subject to confirmation by the Planning Minister. 

Indicative Timeline

 
  13 July 2022 Council proposed to amend SBRC Plan - Completed 
We are here  August 2022 – October 2022  Queensland Government review – Current stage 
Dates subject to change November – December 2022  Public consultation including an opportunity to have your say on the proposed changes – indicative timeframe subject to change 
Early 2023  Council to review public submissions and make recommendations – indicative timeframe subject to change 
Early - Mid 2023  Council to submit planning scheme for Final Queensland Government review - indicative timeframe subject to change 
Mid 2023  Queensland Government approval to adopt and Council adoption and gazettal - indicative timeframe subject to change 

Planning Scheme Maps

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Adoption of the Economic Support Instrument

Planning Regulation 2017

Public Notice – Adoption of Economic Support Instrument

Notice is given under section 68E of the Planning Regulation 2017 that on 24 February 2021, South Burnett Regional Council adopted an economic support instrument.

The South Burnett Regional Council economic support instrument was first published on the South Burnett Regional Council website on 1 March 2021 and has effect from that date. The economic support instrument was due to expire on the 17 September 2021. However, a second amendment was made by the Queensland Government to extend the expiry date of the economic support instrument provisions by 12 months until 17 September 2022.

The South Burnett Regional Council economic support instrument will now cease to have effect on 17 September 2022, unless earlier revoked.

The South Burnett Regional Council economic support instrument is available for inspection and purchase at South Burnett Regional Council customer service centre and can be viewed here.

For further information in relation to the South Burnett Regional Council economic support instrument, please contact Council on 4189 9100 or via email info@sbrc.qld.gov.au