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Adoption of Planning Act 2016 Alignment Amendment to the LRC Planning Scheme

Notice is given under the Alignment Amendment Rules and section 293 of the Planning Act 2016 that on 20 April 2017 Longreach Regional Council made the Planning Act Alignment Amendment. The amendment will commence on 8 September 2017.

The purpose and general effect of the Planning Act Alignment Amendment is to amend the Longreach Regional Council Planning Scheme to align with the Planning Act 2016, including–

  • Replacing terminology from the soon to be repealed legislation with terminology consistent with  the Planning Act 2016; and
  • Improving codes to ensure they are consistent with the new decision rules for code assessment.A copy of the amendment is available for inspection or purchase from Council offices at Longreach, Ilfracombe and Isisford and an electronic copy can be viewed and downloaded from Council’s website here.  

For further information regarding the adopted amendments, please contact Longreach Regional Council on (07) 4658 4111.