Scenic Rim Planning Scheme

The Scenic Rim Planning Scheme 2020 and accompanying Planning Scheme Policies commenced on 20 March 2020. The current version of the planning scheme is dated 24 February 2023. The planning scheme and mapping is available via the ePlan link below or can be inspected or purchased at Scenic Rim Regional Council's Customer Service Centres. Code templates (for development applications) can also be downloaded from the ePlan.

ePlan and Mapping

Online Mapping (Maps are now available in ePlan - this link will be removed 31 March 2023)

Fact Sheets

ePlan Quick Guide

ePlan Quick Guide Mobile Phone

Important Information

This version of the planning scheme does not include amendments made to definitions under the Planning Regulation 2017 (Planning Regulation) which came into effect on 26 September and 2 December 2022.

For more information, click here.

Adopted Amendments

The current version of the Scenic Rim Planning Scheme commenced on 24 February 2023 and incorporates the following amendments:

Amendment Title Purpose Commencement
Amendment No. 1 Minor Amendment to incorporate the flood hazard mapping from the Refined Flood Study for the Canungra Township. 16 April 2021
Amendment No. 2 Administrative Amendment to correct administrative errors and formatting. 16 April 2021
Amendment No. 4 Minor Amendment to incorporate the flood hazard mapping from the Veresdale Flood Study and updated Canungra Township – Detailed Flood Study 17 June 2022
Amendment No. 5 Administrative Amendment to update the Zoning Maps and Zone Map index with the January 2023 Digital Cadastral Database and amend the display of land in a Precinct. 24 February 2023

Draft Amendments

The below amendment packages are currently under preparation in accordance with the Planning Act 2016. 

Amendment Title Purpose Status
Amendment No. 3 Major Amendment to address a variety of operational matters. July to November 2022 - Review of submissions.
Amendment No. 6 Major Amendment to update policy for Matters of Environmental Significance and Water Resource Catchment Areas. Commenced 6 December 2022. Early confirmation of state interests and scope currently being determined.

Superseded and Historic planning schemes

For superseded and historic versions of planning schemes applicable to the Scenic Rim region:

Go to Superseded and Historic Planning Schemes

Related planning information

The South East Queensland Regional Plan provides a planning and growth framework to enhance SEQ's liveability and prosperity.