CairnsPlan 2009 planning scheme policies

The Planning Scheme Policies which support the CairnsPlan include:

Planning Scheme policies

Policies

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Acid Sulphate Soils General Policy (19.0 KB)
This Policy is intended to support the local dimension of the Planning Scheme by ensuring that development takes account of the presence of acid sulfate soils.

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Cairns CBD Streetscape MasterPlan (5.0 MB)
This Planning Scheme Policy promotes an integrated streetscape and enhance the tropical character of the Cairns Central Business District.

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City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy (18.6 KB)
This Policy is intended to establish a tree and plant species palette, together with guidelines for appropriate planting methods and complement the Cairns CBD Streetscape Masterplan planning scheme policy.

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City in a Garden Masterplan: Part A Introduction Planning Scheme Policy (1.4 MB)
Introduction to the City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy.

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City in a Garden Masterplan: Part B Tree Species Selection Planning Scheme Policy (1.2 MB)
Tree Species Selection for the City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy.

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City in a Garden Masterplan: Part C Precinct Plans Planning Scheme Policy (2.6 MB)
Precinct Plans for the City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy.

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City in a Garden Masterplan: Part D Technical Guidelines Planning Scheme Policy (1.0 MB)
Part D Technical Guidelines for the City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy.

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City in a Garden Masterplan: Part E Appendices Planning Scheme Policy (4.8 MB)
Appendices to the City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy.

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City in a Garden Masterplan: Part F Streetscape Templates Planning Scheme Policy (6.0 MB)
Streetscape Templates for the City in a Garden Masterplan Planning Scheme Policy.

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East Woree Development Strategy General Policy (58.6 KB)
This Policy is intended to describe the external works necessary within the East Woree Development Precinct and to allow the costs of these works to be apportioned equally.

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Nominations for the inclusion or removal of a place from the Local Heritage Register General Policy (24.0 KB)
This Policy is intended to support the local dimension of the Planning Scheme by ensuring that places of cultural heritage significance are nominated to the local heritage register on a continuous basis.

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Reports and Information Council May Request General Policy (146.0 KB)
This Policy is intended to support the local dimension of the Planning Scheme by identifying the information which the Council may request a proponent to provide to demonstrate that a proposal for development meets the performance criteria and will be ecologically sustainable.

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Requirements for Town Centre Master Plans (58.9 KB)
Identifies information required to assist assessment of a development application within a Town Centre.

Last updated: 18 March 2016