Quick links

Proposed citywide amendments

View the details of proposed citywide amendments - Major amendment package F (heritage places and city views) and Major amendment package E.

How to get advice

There are a number of ways to seek advice about planning and development in Brisbane. 

Talk to a Planner

Council holds Talk to a Planner sessions to help people understand City Plan and how it relates to their property or business.

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Eight Mile Plains

Do you live, work or relax in Eight Mile Plains or Rochedale? Have your say and help shape the area’s future. There are a number of ways to get involved.

Find what you need

Key facts about a property

Get information about a property, including zoning, using Council's online tools, Brisbane City Plan 2014 and interactive mapping.

Residential projects

Find important information and what approvals are needed for common residential projects including new homes or extensions, fences and pools. 

Business projects

Find information and what approvals are needed for common business projects including operating a home business or opening a shop or restaurant.

Subdividing land

Most subdivisions need planning approval. Find out what you need to do to subdivide your land. 

Heritage properties

Learn about researching and restoring heritage properties, including what approvals you might need.

Types of development and building approval

Find out if your proposal requires development, building or siting variation approval. Prohibited development applications are not accepted.

How to apply and what to do after approval

Information on applying for development applications, avoiding assessment delays and post development approval requirements.

Buying, selling and searches

Find information to help you when buying or selling property in Brisbane, including details about Council conveyancing searches.