Nature & the Reef

Introduction of a Single State Planning Policy

01 January, 2014

In mid 2013, the Queensland Government released a draft single State Planning Policy in an attempt to bring about a dozen existing State Planning Policies into one single document.

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Nature & the Reef

Draft Queensland Bilateral Agreement

10 December, 2013

Accredited Queensland planning laws are used to assess actions that may impact on Matters of National Environmental Significance (MNES) under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Cth) (EPBC), such as World Heritage, Ramsar listed wetlands and nationally listed threatened species and ecological communities.

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