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City Plan amendments: Adopted

Brisbane City Plan 2014 commenced on 30 June 2014. New or amended information is updated regularly.

Updates include legislative changes, feedback from community or industry, new information and new or updated neighbourhood plans.

After commencement of the Planning Act 2016 (3 July 2017), amendments are made in accordance with the Queensland Government Minister's guidelines and rules. From time to time Council also develops temporary local planning instruments.

View a list of adopted amendments below or learn more about amendments currently in progress.

Adopted amendments

Amendment Description
Current Amendment v14.00/2019 - effective 15 February 2019 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • zoning changes to reflect current development approvals
  • supporting updates to overlay maps to reflect zoning changes.
Previously adopted amendments
Amendment v13.00/2018 - effective 23 November 2018 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • update and reflect the regulated requirements of the Planning Regulation 2017
  • update mapping to reflect current development approvals including Consent Orders of the Planning and Environment Court
  • update and reflect current Council policies and infrastructure design standards.
Amendment v12.00/2018 - effective 21 September 2018 Major amendment included:
  • updated Ferny Grove-Upper Kedron Neighbourhood Plan and consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan.
Amendment v11.00/2018 - effective 14 September 2018 Major amendment included:
  • new Newstead North Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan 
  • new Dutton Park-Fairfield Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan 
  • updated Spring Hill Neighbourhood Plan and consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan.

Minor and administrative amendment included:

  • zoning change intended to reflect development that has occurred or commenced as a result of development approvals, including Consent Orders of the Planning and Environment Court
  • supporting amendments to overlay maps to reflect the zoning changes.
Amendment v10.00/2018 - effective 29 June 2018 Adoption of a new Local Government Infrastructure Plan (LGIP) between 2016 and 2026 incorporating the following trunk infrastructure networks:
  • stormwater network (e.g. pipes and water quality treatment devices)
  • transport network (e.g. roads, pathways, ferry terminals and bus stops)
  • public parks and land for community facilities network.

Adoption of a new major amendment for long-term infrastructure (MALTI) beyond 2026 for protection of land for long-term infrastructure.

Minor, administrative and major planning scheme policy amendment included:

  • consequential amendments to support the adoption of the Local Government Infrastructure Plan
  • changes in open space and removal of references to cross-block links throughout City Plan and the Streetscape hierarchy overlay 
  • an update to infrastructure design standards.
Amendment v09.00/2018 - effective 16 February 2018 Major amendment included:
  • new City West Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014.
Amendment v08.00/2017 - effective 1 December 2017 Major amendment included:
  • citywide amendment - amendment package A and additions to the Pre-1911 building overlay to include 139 additional sites.

Minor and administrative amendment included:

  • minor updates to overlay maps to reflect site-specific circumstances
  • updates to infrastructure design standards
  • alignment of the planning scheme with the Planning Regulation 2017
  • alignment of the planning scheme with the State Planning Policy July 2017
  • integration of updated state planning policy mapping.
Amendment v07.00/2017 - effective 3 July 2017 Major amendment included:
  • new Yeerongpilly Transit-Oriented Development (TOD) Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan 2014 (for inclusion of the former state planning regulatory provision), and
  • an amendment to align City Plan 2014 with the Planning Act 2016 (done under the alignment amendment rules made by the Planning Minister under section 293 of the Planning Act 2016).
Amendment v06.00/2017 - effective 19 May 2017 Major amendment included:
  • updated Bulimba District Neighbourhood Plan and consequential amendments (to reflect the Bulimba Barracks Master Plan outcomes).
Amendment v05.01/2017 - effective 24 March 2017 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • changes to sub-categories of the Transport noise corridor overlay (effected by state government legislative changes)
  • minor updates to figures and maps, including adjusting affected maps due to LGA boundary changes
  • addition of/correction to editor's notes (explanatory matter).

Note: current Amendment v05.01/2017 as published included both v05.00/2017 and v05.01/2017 as both amendments took effect from 24 March 2017.

Amendment v05.00/2017 - effective 24 March 2017 Major amendment included:
  • new Hemmant-Lytton Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014, including consequential amendments to the transitional Local Government Infrastructure Plan
  • updated City Centre Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan 2014.

Note: current Amendment v05.01/2017 as published includes both v05.00/2017 and v05.01/2017 as both amendments took effect from 24 March 2017.

Amendment v04.00/2016 - effective 18 November 2016 Major amendment included:
  • new Lower Oxley Creek North Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan 2014, including consequential amendments to the transitional Local Government Infrastructure Plan.
Amendment v03.01/2016 - effective 9 September 2016 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • amendment to correct or change numbering/naming of figures and maps, removal of redundant references, addition of cross references and addition of/correction to editor’s notes (explanatory matter).
Amendment v03.00/2016 - effective 13 May 2016 Major amendment included:
  • amended Albion Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of City Plan 2014, including consequential amendments to the transitional Local Government Infrastructure Plan.
Amendment v02.00/2016 - effective 19 February 2016 Major amendment included:
  • new Taringa Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014.
Amendment v01.03/2015 - effective 18 September 2015 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • amended Flood overlay (Creek/waterway) mapping (amended to reflect updates to flood models)
  • inclusion of additional state heritage places in the Heritage overlay mapping, and
  • other minor and administrative amendments.
Amendment v01.02/2015 - effective 4 September 2015 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • alignment of strategic vision with Council’s corporate vision (Brisbane Vision 2031)
  • changes to correct factual matters to provide greater clarity about the application of the provisions
  • amendments to mapping to reflect changes made to state planning policy mapping
  • minor changes to Heritage overlay to clarify curtilage
  • changes to mapping as a result of approved development occurring
  • correction or change to numbering/naming of certain maps.
Amendment v01.01/2014 - effective 12 September 2014 Minor and administrative amendment included:
  • correction or change to numbering/naming of certain figures and maps
  • removal of redundant references 
  • addition of cross-references and editor’s notes (explanatory matter).

You can also view appendix 2 table of amendments in ePlan.

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