Submission Requirements

In accordance with the Planning Act 2016, Council must consider all 'properly made' submissions on the draft planning scheme and planning scheme policies.  For a submission to be considered properly made it must:

  • be in writing and signed by each person making the submission if the submission is not lodged electronically;  

  • be received on or before 4:30pm Friday 14 December 2018

  • state the name and residential or business address of each person making the submission;  

  • state one postal or electronic address for service relating to the submission for all submission makers; and

  • state the grounds of the submission and facts and circumstances relied on in support of these grounds. 

Lodging Your Submission

  • Via Council's Have Your Say webpage

  • Via email to (Subject: Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme)

  • Lodged in person at Council's main office located at 82 Brisbane Street, Beaudesert, or at a community consultation event  

  • Via post - please address your letter, or completed submission form to: 

Chief Executive Officer 
Attn: Land Use Planning 
Scenic Rim Regional Council 
PO Box 25 
Beaudesert Qld 4285 

For more information about making a properly made submission, please refer to our information sheet.

Submission Template

A submission form template is available below to assist you in making a properly made submission. Please note that this document is a template only and you will need to either post, email or deliver in person your completed submission form to Council.

Is My Submission Confidential?

Council will publish details of your submission on its website. However, your name, signature and personal contact details will be removed. The Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure, and Planning must also be provided with a copy of all submissions.