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City Plan amendments: Adopted

The Brisbane City Plan 2014 commenced on 30 June 2014 and is regularly updated with new or amended information.

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 will be 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 v12.00/2018 - effective 21 September 2018

Ferny Grove-Kedron Neighbourhood Plan:

Changes to Brisbane City Plan 2014 as a result of the Ferny Grove-Upper Kedron Neighbourhood Plan amendment (v12.00/2018) are effective from 21 September 2018.

You can access this amendment via the neighbourhood plan page until the next scheduled City Plan update.

Current Amendment v11.00/2018 - effective 14 September 2018

Major Amendment included:

  • new Newstead north neighbourhood plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014
  • new Dutton Park-Fairfield neighbourhood plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014
  • the updated Spring Hill neighbourhood plan and consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014.

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.
Previously adopted amendments
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:

  • 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 the City Plan and the Streetscape Hierarchy Overlay 
  • an update to infrastructure design standards.
Amendment v09.00/2018 - effective 16 February 2018

Major Amendment included:

  • the 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 planning scheme with the State Planning Policy July 2017; and
  • integration of updated State planning policy mapping.
Amendment v07.00/2017 - effective 3 July 2017

Major Amendment included:

  • the new Yeerongpilly Transit Oriented Development (TOD) Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the 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:

  • the 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 certain figures and maps, including adjusting affected maps due to LGA boundary changes
  • addition of/correction to Editor's notes (explanatory matter).

Note that 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:

  • the 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; and
  • the updated City Centre Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014.

Note that 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:

  • the new Lower Oxley Creek North Neighbourhood plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the 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 certain figures and maps; remove redundant references; add cross references and addition of/correction to Editor’s notes (explanatory matter).
Amendment v03.00/2016 - effective 13 May 2016

Major Amendment included:

  • the amended Albion Neighbourhood Plan and associated consequential amendments to the balance of the City Plan 2014, including consequential amendments to the transitional Local Government Infrastructure Plan.
Amendment v02.00/2016 - effective 19 February 2016

Major Amendment included:

  • the 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; and
  • correction or change to numbering/naming of certain maps.
Amendment v01.01/2014 - effective 12 September 2014

Minor and Administrative Amendment included:

  • correction or or change to numbering/naming of certain figures and maps;
  • removal of redundant references; and
  • 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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