Laws, policies and regulations
Laws and regulations administered by the Coordinator-General, including the State Development and Public Works Organisation Act.
View departmental policies, including code of conduct and recordkeeping policies.
Legislation affecting planners, developers, councils, general community, including current laws and regulations, state planning instruments and statutory guidelines.
The department supports public interest disclosures. Find out examples of disclosures and how to make a disclosure here.
State and local government protocol
The Queensland Government and the Local Government Association of Queensland, on behalf of Queensland local governments, signed the Partners in Government agreement ( 126 KB) on 4 July 2012. This agreement details the relationship between the state and local government and establishes an on-going negotiation and engagement process.
State planning policies (SPP) for development and conservation in Queensland.
State planning regulatory provisions developed under the Integrated Planning Act 1997 remain current under the Sustainable Planning Act 2009.