Researching a property

Before buying a property you will want to research information available from a local government perspective to inform your decision.

Before purchasing a property it is a great idea to do a building/property search to check what buildings and structures have been approved on your property. To find out more about this service, head to our building searches page. ...
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The Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme was developed by Toowoomba Regional Council and commenced in 2012. This plan guides how development in the Toowoomba Region can occur. For more information on the Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme please see our Planning Scheme article. Understanding zoning, local plans and overlays Zones guide the type of development that may occur on your site. Council will indicate what type of development is preferred in a certain ...
A number of interactive maps are available free-of-charge based on various themes. These include: Property - Confirm address and lot/plan details, location of easements, proximity to public features... Infrastructure - Confirm the location of water, sewerage, drainage assets... Planning scheme - Visual representation of planning scheme areas and priority development areas. Flood mapping - Use the flood risk information portal to determine levels of risk for flooding in ...
The flood risk information portal contains flood risk mapping and enables Toowoomba region residents to find their property's flood risk level, download a property report and learn about our proposed planning responses to manage flood risk. The portal will be closed until early 2018 while we finalise proposed amendments to the Toowoomba Region Planning Scheme. For further information please email us or call 4688 8614. Instructions Accept the disclaimer. Zo ...
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