In accordance with the Queensland Government's local government boundary reforms, parts of the Ipswich City Council local government area became part of Scenic Rim Regional Council on 15 March 2008. Scenic Rim Regional Council now administers all development and land use planning within this area.
Planning Scheme variations
The version of the Ipswich Planning Scheme 2006 operating in the area administered by Ipswich City Council is different to the version of the Ipswich Planning Scheme 2006 operating in the Scenic Rim Regional Council area. Applicants should ensure they are using the correct version of the planning scheme when preparing their applications.
Council has adopted Amendment Nos. 1, 2 and 4 to the Ipswich Planning Scheme 2006. Contact Council's Land Use Planning section for further information about amendment package details and superseded versions of the planning scheme.