Proposed Barcaldine Region Planning Scheme



Have your say


Proposed Barcaldine Region Planning Scheme
incorporating a proposed Planning Scheme Policy

Barcaldine Regional Council is pleased to advise that the proposed Barcaldine Region Planning Scheme is now on public display. Council also proposes to make a new planning scheme policy to be incorporated into the planning scheme. The community and stakeholders are encouraged to review the document and invited to provide feedback.

The purpose of the proposed planning scheme is to shape and manage development in the Barcaldine Region over the next 10-20 years.

The proposed planning scheme (excluding mapping which is downloadable separately below) can be viewed HERE or in person at Council’s Customer Services Offices in Alpha, Jericho, Barcaldine, Aramac and Muttaburra. Interested parties may also request to purchase a copy of the document from council.

Any person can make a written submission about any aspect of the proposed Barcaldine Region Planning Scheme, including the proposed planning scheme policy during the public consultation period.

The public consultation period is from
Monday 5 September 2022 up to and including Tuesday 8 November 2022.
Have your say – making a submission

Council is seeking your feedback before finalising and making a decision to adopt the planning scheme.

For your submission to be properly made – required by legislation to be considered – please:

  • make your submission in writing or by email
  • include your name and address
  • if made in writing, include your signature
  • make sure it is received by council, by 5.00pm on Tuesday 8 November 2022.

Your submissions can be given to council by:

If you have queries about making a submission, contact Jenny Lawrence on 07 4651 5600 or email

The proposed Barcaldine Region Planning Scheme

Click on the following to view and download:

Click HERE (PDF 13.53MB) to download a set of the proposed planning scheme maps (Schedule 2)

To view or download a particular proposed planning scheme map click on the links following:

Strategic outcome maps


Zone maps


Overlay maps


Other maps


The proposed planning scheme also relies on and refers to the State Planning Policy mapping set out in the table below. This mapping is published by the Queensland Government’s Department of State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning within its State Planning Policy Interactive Mapping System (SPP IMS) accessible via

Planning scheme maps - table


A new planning scheme policy is proposed. The planning scheme policy will be incorporated into the planning scheme document at Schedule 5.

Click HERE (PDF 483.49KB) to view or download a copy of the proposed planning scheme policy.