64 projects make up the $50 million pandemic response investment program

A dedicated $50 million pandemic response investment program has been approved by Council for the 2020/21 financial year. It comprises 64 projects that are being accelerated to stimulate economic acti...

Central Highfields Structure Plan

Council adopted the Central Highfields Structure Plan in December 2019 and is finalising the urban design guidelines. We are grateful for the input provided by the community in the preparation of the...

City Centre Action Plan 2020

It’s 10 years since the City Centre Master Plan was adopted and implementation has progressed steadily over that time. Community and stakeholder input received during the City Centre Master Plan re...

Climate Action Strategy

Council will establish a clear policy position to inform strategic land use and infrastructure planning, and sustainable design, to inform the new Planning Scheme. Council resolved to join the ‘Que...

Regional Growth Plan

The Regional Growth Plan is the foundation document that will establish a clear, coordinated and sustainable long-term population and employment growth strategy for the region. It will guide the deve...

New Planning Scheme 2024

In December 2019, Council considered a report on the major review of the Toowoomba Regional Planning Scheme and resolved to prepare a new planning scheme to address the findings of the review.  ...

Community economic development grants

Council has allocated budget to underwrite the Temporary Coronavirus Pandemic Recovery Community Economic Development Grant program for 2020/21. Grants of up to $5,000 are available to local...

Community Growth Action Plans

Community Growth Action Plans were created in 2015 from information collected in meetings held with community members of Clifton, Crows Nest, Millmerran, Oakey and Pittsworth areas. These meeting...

Study Toowoomba

We have partnered with University of Southern Queensland (USQ), TAFE Queensland, and other regional education and training sector stakeholders to establish one voice for our education and trainin...

Flood Risk Assessment, Planning Evaluation and Scheme Amendment (FRAPESA)

Following extensive flooding across the region in December 2010 and January 2011, we commissioned a number of flood studies to better understand how flooding impacts our communities. These studies of ...

Imagine tomorrow – Drayton land use investigation

This project will facilitate and guide appropriate urban development in Drayton in future years. It will include background and issue research and analysis, strategic analysis, community consultation ...