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Fraser Coast Planning Scheme Fraser Coast Planning Scheme

The Fraser Coast Planning Scheme 2014 is the official document for development and planning for the Fraser Coast Region. The Fraser Coast Planning Scheme 2014 sets out Councils intention for development to 2031.  

The planning scheme and its policies were adopted by Council on the following dates;

  • Adopted by Council on Wednesday, 22 January 2014
  • Formally gazetted on the 24 January 2014
  • Officially commenced on the 28 January 2014.  

View Fraser Coast Planning Scheme 2014 through ePlan

ePlan is a searchable and up-to-date electronic version of the planning scheme that will allow you to:

  • View and search the entire planning scheme based on any word
  • View zone, overlay, and local plan maps for a selected locality or across the region
  • View planning scheme amendments

Hard copies and PDF copies of the Fraser Coast Planning Scheme are available on USB or CD and can be purchase at the Hervey Bay and Maryborough Customer Service Centres

Notice of amendment to the Fraser Coast Planning Scheme 2014

Notice is hereby given under the Sustainable Planning Act 2009 (SPA) that on Wednesday, 24 May, 2017, Fraser Coast Regional Council resolved to adopt LGIP amendments to the Fraser Coast Planning Scheme 2014. The LGIP amendment will commence on Monday, 3 July, 2017.  The purpose and general effect of the amendment is to adopt a Local Government Infrastructure Plan (LGIP).

Notice is also given that on Wednesday,14 June, 2017 the Fraser Coast Regional Council made alignment amendments to the Fraser Coast Planning Scheme 2014 under the Alignment Amendment Rules and section 293 of the Planning Act 2016.  The alignment amendment will commence on Monday, 3 July, 2017. The alignment amendment has the purpose and general effect of replacing terminology from the SPA with terminology and references consistent with the Planning Act 2016 and Planning Regulation 2017 and transferring concepts from the Strategic Framework to some codes.

To view the Planning Scheme (Version 9) and the amendments click here