2018 Public Consultation - First Round
Following the first round of public consultation of the Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme and Planning Scheme Policies in the last quarter of 2018, Council reviewed all submissions and prepared a detailed Consultation Report which recommended significant changes to the draft planning scheme. All submitters from this first round of public consultation have been provided with written notification of how Council has responded to their submission.
2019 Public Consultation - Second Round
The second round of public consultation on the proposed changes to the draft planning scheme in response to submissions from the first round was undertaken between Wednesday 28 August, 2019 and Monday 30 September, 2019 and has now concluded.
Council is currently reviewing all submissions and finalising the Draft Planning Scheme for submission to the Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning for final review and approval to adopt. All submitters from the second round of consultation will be informed in writing of how Council has responded to their submission before the end of 2019.
The process for the finalisation of the Draft Scenic Rim Planning Scheme and Planning Scheme Policies is illustrated below:
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 have received 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.
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.