Following the public consultation of the Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme and Planning Scheme Policies in the last quarter of 2018, Council has reviewed all submissions and prepared a detailed Consultation Report which recommends significant changes to the draft planning scheme.
As a result of the significant changes to the draft planning scheme, a second round of public consultation on those changes will commence on Wednesday 28 August, 2019 and conclude at 4.30pm on Monday 30 September, 2019.
All previous submitters will receive written notification of how Council has responded to their submission along with an Information Sheet on how to access the Consultation Report for their individual response and how to participate in the second round of consultation.
Where can I find Council’s response to my submission?
If you made a submission during the 2018 public consultation of the draft planning scheme and planning scheme policies, you will receive a letter from Council which will include your submission number with which you can find an analysis of, and response to your submission in Appendix 1 of the Public Consultation Report.
The first page contains instructions on how to find your submission response using the Control-F (for PC) or Command-F (for Mac) functions. You will need your submission number because the document does not contain any names or addresses of submitters.
If you need any further assistance, the Land Use Planning Team is available to assist and can be contacted on (07) 5540 5111.
Consultation Report (for submissions received 26 Sep - 14 Dec 2018)
The community response to the public consultation of the Draft Planning Scheme and Planning Scheme Policies was significant with 559 submissions received. Each submission has been assessed and considered on its planning merits and a recommendation has been made regarding any changes that may or may not be required.
The key points, as well as the response, to each individual or group of submissions can be read in the Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme and Planning Scheme Policies Consultation Report.
Hard copies of the report are also available for viewing at Customer Service Centres and Libraries.
Second Consultation 28 August 2019 - 30 September 2019
You are invited to Have Your Say on the changes to the Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme in a second round of community consultation.
This Information Sheet provides details on the key changes proposed to the planning scheme, the scope of public consultation and how to make a properly made submission.
If you have any queries about your submission response, or the second consultation of the draft planning scheme, please contact the Land Use Planning Team on (07) 5540 5111.
Following the second public consultation of the Draft Planning Scheme, Council will review all submissions and prepare the Draft Planning Scheme for submission to the Minister for final review and approval to adopt. The process for the finalisation of the Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme and Planning Scheme Policies is illustrated below: