Council has developed a series of fact sheets to assist in the understanding and application of the CairnsPlan 2016. The contents in the fact sheets are an outline only. For full details of the applicable provisions please refer to the CairnsPlan 2016.
Advertising devices fact sheet (259.9 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Advertising devices, Fact sheet
CairnsPlan 2016 and the new Planning Act 2016.pdf (322.8 KB)
A factsheet on how to interpret the CairnsPlan 2016 under the new Planning Act 2016.
Dwelling houses in the Hillslopes overlay (324.6 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Dwelling houses in the Hillslopes overlay, fact sheet
Dwelling houses, Secondary dwellings and Dual occupancy (376.2 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Dwelling houses, Secondary dwellings and Dual occupancy, Fact sheets
Home Based Business (321.4 KB)
The level of assessment required for home based business can be determined by referring to Part 5 of CairnsPlan 2016.
Industry activities.pdf (320.7 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Industry activities, Fact sheet
Infrastructure charges (456.6 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Infrastructure charges, fact sheet
Reconfiguring a lot (322.7 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Reconfiguring a lot, Fact sheets
Self-assessable development.pdf (261.9 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Self-assessable development, fact sheet
Using the interactive mapping (790.4 KB)
CairnsPlan 2016, Using the interactive mapping, fact sheet